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Modern freeview box with timer recording function

Advantages: Plug and play; good price; compact; 9 timer reocrding slots
Disadvantages: Machine left on (not standby) for timer recording; not HD box

Introduction: My bush freeview box had come to its last leg (favourite channel list no longer works). So I was looking for a economical replacement, not necessarily freeview HD as I have bought an i-CAN freeview HD box. So I browsed through Amazon and ...

volcano 26.08.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Tvonics MDR252

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Diamond review  PC meets a video recorder...and you get this..remarkable

Advantages: Easy to set up, simple to use, records a lot, deletes in seconds... and more pros too
Disadvantages: none really, well, none worth moaning about

When it comes to watching television I’m not the biggest of fans of most shows. I try my hardest to avoid those reality show, which is difficult at the best of time due to the fact that they seem to be plastered all over the media every single day. ...

blissman70 03.10.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Goodmans GD11FVRSD32

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Regaining a Sense Of HUMAX

Advantages: Straightforward operation
Disadvantages: Lacking in features once you've sampled a Topfield

Now here's a funny thing - I'm writing about something I didn't intend buying and didn't really want. Whooooops! It's equally infrequently that I'm forced to 'fess-up' and admit that despite extensive research, I've "bought the Betamax", the dodo in ques ...

BNibbles 16.03.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Humax PVR-9300T

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Twenty-First Century TV Revolution

Advantages: Fantastic Features and Ease of Use
Disadvantages: EPG slow to Load

Anyone who has used 'SkyPlus' will realise that its innovative system (which allows users to pause and rewind live TV) has revolutionised what consumers expect from a set top box, and has set a high standard for other hard drive recorder manufacturers. Fr ...

JOE.B 29.10.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Humax PVR-9300T

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Humax PVR: Cheap alternative to sky

Advantages: Large HDD, easy to use EPG
Disadvantages: not easy to export files

-When I bought this product- I first decided that I was going to replace my existing free view recorder after the one I owned had given me a lot of trouble by missing series recordings and sometimes just not recording at all. I looked at the options ava ...

illusiveman 28.04.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Humax PVR-9300T

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