IO Data has just released a new portable TV tuner called SEG CLIP (codename: GV-SC500/AI). This TV tuner can turn almost any Android phones and Apple’s iPhone/iPad into your portable mobile TV without much hassle. The device will utilizes WIFI connectivity on your phone for its connection and you can stay connected with this IO Data SEG CLIP within the range of 8 meters away.
The SEG CLIP itself is powered by a rechargeable battery that could last about 4 hours per full charge. IO DATA SEG CLIP TV tuner also support EPG that let you set reminder and record your favorite programs. The device could be used on most Android phones or iPad/iPhone, even the latest iPhone 4S is supported. All users have to do is to install the SegClip app from iTunes or Android Market App Store into their device and they are good to go.
This IO Data SEG CLIP Wireless TV Tuner is going to hit Japan store at the end of October for 10,600 Yen or equal to US$138.