We use cookies to provide you with a better experience. If you continue to use this site, we'll assume you're happy with this. Alternatively, click here to find out how to manage these cookies

hide cookie message
80,259 News Articles

Elgato EyeTV Mobile gets iPhone 4S support

Watch live TV on your iPhone 4S without having to rely on the internet

Elgato has announced that its EyeTV Mobile is now compatible with the iPhone 4S as well as the iPad 2.

The device, which lets you wath live TV without you having to have an internet connection (though you will require a TV licence), is a DVB-T tuner that fits into the Dock Connector.

It'll let you pause, rewind and record live television broadcasts and is powered by the Elgato TV app which is free in the App Store.

Elgato EyeTV Mobile review

There's an EPG that offers up to seven days of detailed programme guide information and the device comes with a telescopic antenna, a rod antenna with a magnetic base, and a USB cable.

The company claims that you can get up to four hours of live TV viewing time on a fully charged iPhone 4S and up to eight hours on the iPad 2. These figures were achieved at 30 percent brightness with Flight Mode activated.

You'll need to have updated your iPhone 4S to iOS 5.1 in order to use the EyeTV Mobile. The EyeTV Mobile is available for £99.95 from Elgato's website and selected resellers.


IDG UK Sites

Very best Black Friday 2014 tech deals UK: Latest bargains on phones, tablets, laptops and more...

IDG UK Sites

Tech trends 2015: 3D printing grows up

IDG UK Sites

10 mind-blowing Oculus Rift experiments that reveal VR's practical potential

IDG UK Sites

Black Friday 2014 UK: Apple deals, Amazon deals & other Black Friday tech offers