Channel Master has announced the DVR+ 1TB which now comes with an integrated hard drive but also keeps the same form factor.
Even if it is a little rough around the edges, the Channel Master DVR+ delivers on the cord-cutter promise of an over-the-air DVR+ without subscription fees.
The subscription-free service will be available in the United States, Canada, and UK next year.
Microsoft says optimizing storage is the priority, meaning shows can't be recorded onto internal system drives.
The free service allows anyone to track down shows and movies available from video-streaming services and broadcast TV, while subscribers can do much more.
TiVo is again offering reduced pricing on its Roamio OTA but it's uncertain how long the $399 price will last.
SiliconDust has announced the latest software for its HD HomeRun DVR, via Kickstarter, which will enable users to record over-the-air TV to a network attached storage device instead of a PC.
If you can get past the high price of entry, the Moxi HD DVR's bevy of network and Internet-enhanced features--and its capability of recording three programs at once--make it a potentially worthwhile TiVo competitor.
Channel Master has announced that its DVR+ set-top box will soon enable users to access linear Internet channels as part of the program guide.
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