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On the whole good, but laggy interface

Advantages: Great for Freeview and hard disk recording
Disadvantages: Wifi dongle extra, at times laggy interface

This machine was our first foray into the world of hard disk recording and also freeview having moved back to the UK from abroad in 2013. Our requirements were a machine that handled all the freeview channels, and enabled hard disk recording, BBC iplaye ...

furblesnick 06.01.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Panasonic DMR-HWT130EB

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Hit Me with Your Rhythm Stick

Advantages: Easy to install and use. Lots more view choice.
Disadvantages: Yet another remote

A few weeks before Christmas, my daughter asked me what I might want as a gift. I’d heard so many good things about it, that I quickly asked for the Breaking Bad box set. Christmas Day duly arrived with a little box under the tree from Miss P. It was t ...

Pointress 07.01.2015 · Read full review
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Why are people always 'going on a journey' ?

Advantages: Avoid idiots like Kerry Katona and the bloke from Hollyoaks, Lots of Sci-Fi!
Disadvantages: Interferance with Freeview

A great way to avoid reality TV nonsense I am not going to beat about the bush. I utterly despise reality TV. In fact, there are many other words on top of the word despise that I would like to use to describe reality TV. I don't understand it. I ...

sirodar 30.12.2014 · Read full review
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HDR FOX T2 - Stretching Freeview To The Humaximum

Advantages: Versatile PVR with HD Freeview and internet access for iPlayer etc
Disadvantages: Will 500 gbytes be big enough. Some aspects of underachievement to be addressed

NEVER SAY ‘NEVER AGAIN’ It’s official. I am indeed a Freeview+ set-top box fetishist. I’m now losing count of how many I’ve written about in the past, (he tries adding up on fingers and wishes he was a Chrysalid). Having bought a ‘3View’ HD TV Per ...

BNibbles 09.03.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Humax HDR FOX T2

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slingbox solo sb260-110

Advantages: so easy to use and cheaper than paying for a second sky subscription or multroom.
Disadvantages: even with sky plus you can only watch same channel as what is playing on original source

In my opinion this is the best media streaming devie on the market. I am not an expert but i have tried them all. This one in particular was the so easy to install and although the instructions could be more concise the online help is more than satisfactu ...

rachaellouidrwholey 24.09.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Slingmedia SB260-110 Slingbox SOLO

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