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What A Lovely Box

Advantages: Cheap, easy to use, reliable
Disadvantages: The EPG is a bit of a drag

I’ve pretty much always had Sky (or Virgin) but in 2010, the year the proverbial hit the fan, I decided I needed to cut some costs, first thing out the window was Sky. Towards the end I really never felt like I was watching the channels that cost so much, ...

sghawken 03.01.2011 · Read full review
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Bush Freesat BFSAT01HD

Advantages: HD channels with no subscription
Disadvantages: Two identical models with different faults. Boxes get very very hot.

The Bush BFSAT01HD is very easy to install. As well as an instruction manual, there's also an easy setup sheet. It takes literally less than five minutes to connect it to your TV and to your satellite dish. All that's left then, is to plug it in and tu ...

TheSnore 15.07.2010 · Read full review
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Bush BFSAT01HD - good enough at the right price

Advantages: has good functionality, full HD support, Internet access available
Disadvantages: No auto switch to AV channel on TV

I needed a second Freesat box for our kids TV in their play room and reviewed a few models out there. I wanted to be sure of the following: - A good EPG - Supports full HD (not all do so be careful) - Network/Internet access for BBC iPlayer support (agai ...

npurdy 14.06.2011 · Read full review
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Amstrad's Satellite Box for BSKYB

Advantages: Good Picture and sound - See review!
Disadvantages: Remote control

::::INTRODUCTION:::: Sky gave me this box when i signed up to sky multi-room. The box cost £49 with installation, but its free if your a first time subscriber and not getting multi-room! ::::CONNECTIONS:::: There are plenty of connections on this box ...

AndyGray2k7 13.05.2007 · Read full review
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Sky, just a bit faster

Advantages: Fastest Standard Sky Box Around (July 06)
Disadvantages: Light up Sky logo on front panel

...few times since its launch in 1998. I used to have a Grundig Box, which was a fine box. It did the job without too much trouble, but eventually it expired. A friend then gave me his Amstrad DRX-100. I was surprised at just how s ...

sjlwoods 29.08.2006 · Read full review
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