When it comes to TV, most people enjoy watching TV on their couch in the living room, but some folks prefer to watch it on their PC, especially if they are using a large display.
Even Microsoft has announced that in order to watch live TV on Windows 10, you’ll need a third-party solution, and today we’re giving you several applications to watch live TV on Windows 10 using a TV tuner.
So, check out our list of best TV tuner software for Windows 10 operating system.
Top 4 TV Tuner Software for Windows 10 you can use
It can play files from your computer, from online streaming services, and with third-party plugins you can even watch live TV with it. This software is free to download and comes with no restrictions.
Media Portal was inspired by Kodi, but unlike Kodi it’s a bit simpler. It also plays variety of files from your computer, and it can also play live TV, if you have a TV tuner, without the need to install additional plugins. Media Portal is also free.
Just like other software on the list Emby can work with your TV tuner on Windows 10.
NextPVR allows you to watch live TV on your computer and it’s available to Windows users for free. It might not look visually appealing as the other TV tuner software, but it gets the job done.
That would be all for our list of the best TV tuner programs for Windows 10, so if you’re considering connecting your Windows 10 computer, one of these programs is the right thing for you.
All of the TV tuner software on this list should be compatible with Windows 10, and best of all, it’s available for free of charge.
If you have any other questions, drop them in the comments section below.
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Editor’s Note: This post was originally published in September 2015 and has been revamped and updated for freshness, accuracy, and comprehensiveness. We want to be sure that our list has the best products that will fit your needs.