Tag Archives: PVR

Slingbox PVR in Freesat rumour

According to a report by joinfreesat.co.uk, the free to view digital satellite TV service could be joining forces with Slingbox, to launch a brand new Freesat+ PVR product with the Sling.. more
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Tesco selling UK’s first hybrid Freeview+ HD STB

The UK’s largest supermarket chain, Tesco, has begun selling the UK’s first high definition Freeview set top box with recording capabilities. It comes with a 320 GB hard drive allowing the.. more
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Pace wins Sky Germany deal

Satellite receiver equipment supplied by NDS and produced by the UK-based set top box maker Pace, has been selected by Sky Deutschland, which will supply digital satellite TV subscribers with the.. more
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Humax to fix Freeview set-top-boxes

One downside to the digital switchover is that occasionally the set top box may pick up a fault. This could mean intermittent issues or, in the worst case scenario, it may stop working altogether. For the owners of older Humax Freeview PVR set top boxes.. more
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Philips Launches Freeview HD PVR

Philips returns with the launch of not one but two nicely designed Freeview HD set top boxes. The DTR 5520 and the HDT 8520 will be launching onto the UK market next month and in May respectively. The DTR 5520 offers the consumer a choice.. more
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Freeview STB from Sagem released

The electronics firm Sagem has launched two Freeview HD personal video recorders (PVRs), the RT190 320 T2 HD and the RT190 500 T2 HD. Both models will offer the user twin digital TV tuners as well as all of the normal PVR features such as.. more
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Grundig launches Freesat HD PVR

The UK Freesat HD PVR market has been dominated by the Humax Foxsat HDR for some time and this is mainly because of the lack of competition, which is all about to change. Grundig is launching the GUFSDTR500HD set-top-box, finally offering the UK consumer a.. more
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Sharp prepares for Freeview launch

Sharp will be releasing the first versions of its new Freeview HD set top boxes towards the end of April. Naturally, one of these machines will be a personal video recorder (PVR) but unusually it will offer a USB port as an additional storage connection... more
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Freeview USB stick launched

Digital television has come to the laptop or PC with the launch of the TechniSat Digital USB DVB-T Stick, also to be known as the AirStar TeleStick. This device simply plugs into the USB port to allow the user to receive both digital television and.. more
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Toshiba launches Freeview HD PVR

Freeview HD has been given a boost by the electronics giant Toshiba recently, first with the introduction of Freeview enabled TVs and now with the launch of a new Freeview HD set top box to cater for the households looking to switch to HD. The.. more
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