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Not up to the job

Advantages: Has a big hard drive, up-scales pictures
Disadvantages: Freezes, Slow, Power Consumption

I bought this product purely because it "allowed" you to record one programme whilst you watch another. Sadly, this device is the worst thing I've ever used. The EPG built-in to the device takes forever to scroll across or down which makes it unbearable. ...

DanielP90 24.05.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Sharp TU-R252H

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Free of you at last!

Advantages: compact, functional, low-power and cheap
Disadvantages: even more adverts to watch!

Picture the scene - 6pm, a weekday, and the kids sat in front of the telly watching their post-homework episode of The Simpsons: "How do we get a better picture on our TV, Daddy? Channel 4 has Homer living in a complete snowstorm. Network2 on channel 99's ...

pgn0 16.11.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Technika ECO1STBA08

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Pace Twin

Advantages: BItstream Record, Easy to use, moves TV schedules around, easy to fit bigger HDD
Disadvantages: Small Hard Disk as standard, Slightly dodgy software

The Pace Twin was the first PVR on the UK market without a subscription. Reviewed with October 2004 software. It is a Freeview digital terrestrial box with two tuners and a 20GB hard disk. You can watch TV as normal with it, you can also record ...

MartinImber 09.02.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Pace TWIN Digit

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Nice Box, Shame About The Pay Per View Channels

Advantages: Good value Freeview box
Disadvantages: Links to Top Up Tv

When it comes to Freeview boxes Thomson's DTI6300 (or Top Up TV Kit as its otherwise called) has to be the Porsche of the set top box world. Like many Freeview boxes it gives you the ability to record TV shows directly to your hard drive, what this little ...

sghawken 20.10.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Thomson DTI 6300-16

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Sky + But Without the cost

Advantages: So many
Disadvantages: can be a little crazy

Thomson DTI 6300........ It was nearly a year ago now that we decided to buy this recordable digital set top box from Argos. We initially decided to buy it instead of being connected to Sky + as it would work out cheaper in the long run. For a one of ...

newby2 12.07.2009 · Read full review
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