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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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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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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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Best PVR Out There

Advantages: Easy to set up and use, picture quality, storage space
Disadvantages: None that I can think of other than being expensive

I was looking for a new PVR late last year and the general concensus form the press was that this was the best unit on the market. The only downside reported in those reviews was that the programme guide took a long time to load up. In my experience thi ...

Benji1000 22.02.2009 · Read full review
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