IceTV, the online program guide and hardware supplier, has gone into voluntary administration leaving the fate of those customers still awaiting delivery of its Skippa PVR up in the air.
It's a pity that the two selling points of the Kogan Elite 32-inch TV — 100Hz and the PVR — are so poorly executed, as without them this would be a decent television.
Typical price: $689.00
The company says its technology is only in prototype phase and will be offered to television providers.
Kogan's cheap Freeview-compatible set-top box bucks the trend of crippled Freeview PVRs, but it's not an easy product to get along with.
Typical price: $99.00
The Homecast HT8000 PVR brings a budget approach to the twin tuner HD market — and that budget approach has both its good and bad sides.
Typical price: $699.00
Boxee has unveiled a new device in the US, combining HDTV channels, PVR recording and media-streaming apps.
YouView, Lord Sugar's joint effort between the BBC and assorted TV and broadband companies, has landed -- click here for photos!
TViX's supposedly HD PVR promises to be the "ultimate" PVR. We can't help thinking that "basic" would have been a better appellation.
Typical price: $399.00
Along with built-in Slingbox, this revamped PVR has Wi-FI and the power to transfer video to your iPad for offline viewing.
The Panasonic DMR-PWT520 Blu-ray player and twin tuner PVR offers excellent picture performance, great recording and plenty of smart functions, albeit with a sometimes irritating interface.
Typical price: $499.00