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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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digihome freeview plus box

Advantages: easy to set up, simple remote and programme guide
Disadvantages: occassional hang up - just switch on and off

We got this from Tesco - looking for a cheap freeview digital recorder. Hard to decide which one to go for, and this had mixed reviews, but we couldn't afford a more expensive version. Had it two months and so far good. It was easy to set up, and the r ...

Elphingirl 09.02.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Digihome DG250DTRA08

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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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The VCR is dead

Advantages: Simple, quick, smooth operation, software recently upgraded, TopUpTV potential
Disadvantages: Bright red light and slight noise in standby

Thompson DTI6300-16 is one of the relatively new breed of Digital/Personal Video Recorder (DVR or PVR) on which you can watch digital TV or record chosen programmes without needing tapes or dvds. Up to a hundred or more digital TV channels are available f ...

tranx 11.10.2007 · Read full review
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