(+) 14day Electronic Programme Guide-Simultaneously Watch a recording and record 2 other programmes (-) The temporarily restricted power of terrestrial digital transmissions (*) (On Ciao since: 06/2006)
Advantages: 14day Electronic Programme Guide-Simultaneously Watch a recording and record 2 other programmes Disadvantages: The temporarily restricted power of terrestrial digital transmissions
...This gadget is a Twin Tuner 'Digital Video Recorder' (DVR), or 'Personal Video Recorder' (PVR) which records to its own 80GB Hard Disc Drive. It can receive and record Digital Terrestrial (received through a rooftop aerial) Free-to-air TV
At around £125 (£90 'refurbished') it is not much more expensive than a video recorder but can do a lot more. In many areas the extra cost of an aerial...
Advantages: Twin tuner, ease of use, easy to navigate remote control, 14 day EPG Disadvantages: Needs good reception, makes some running noises
...on the remote!
Setting programs to record is easy too, however I found that when setting several programs to record in one go a little tiresome as you have to go through several screens, the interface could have been a little smoother.
Again, to play what you've recorded it's easy peasy. There's a library button marked on the remote which makes it virtually foolproof to access, particularly for people...
Advantages: Hi Resolution, 8mm tapes, hand-cam size, reliable. Disadvantages: Just eye-piece viewfinder.
...I bought my Sony Digital Video Camcorder (DCR-TR7000) as a new millennium present to myself to take to London and get some shots from the top of the Millennium Wheel. All right it was about 10 months late because the Wheel wasn't operating for several months if I remember correctly. When we booked it, I did not fancy taking my SVHS Panasonic Camcorder because a), it was too big and heavy to hump...
14.07.2005 18:07 (14.07.2005 18:06) ·Read review
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