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Best DVRs of 2014

CNET's picks for the best DVRs you can buy that don't come from a cable or satellite company.

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Channel Master DVR+

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.

May 1, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating May 1, 2014

MSRP: $249.99

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TiVo Roamio Pro

If you're willing to pay the premium price, TiVo's do-it-all Roamio is the best cable DVR yet and an able whole-home TV solution.

September 13, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating September 13, 2013
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Moxi HD DVR (three-tuner)

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.

October 26, 2010

3.5 stars Editors' rating October 26, 2010

MSRP: $599.00

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Dish Hopper with Sling

Dish has upgraded its kangaroo-themed DVR with a faster 1,305MHz Broadcom processor, added Wi-Fi, integrated Slingbox, and served up a new feature called Hopper Transfers that allows you to transfer recorded programming to your iPad for offline viewing.

January 7, 2013

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Moxi HD DVR (two-tuner)

If you can get past the high price of entry, the Moxi HD DVR's bevy of network and Internet-enhanced features makes it a potentially worthwhile TiVo competitor.

February 25, 2010

3.5 stars Editors' rating February 25, 2010

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Simple.TV

Simple.TV's innovative over-the-air DVR solution is far from perfect, but it's a decent budget option if you can't afford a TiVo Premiere.

October 19, 2012

3.5 stars Editors' rating October 19, 2012
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TiVo Stream

For TiVo Premiere owners with iOS devices, the TiVo Stream is a cool addition to your AV setup and mobile life.

August 30, 2012

3.5 stars Editors' rating August 30, 2012
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Dish Network ViP HD DVR

The Dish Network ViP622 and 722 are among the most fully featured and versatile high-def DVRs you can buy today.

February 19, 2008

4.5 stars Editors' rating February 19, 2008
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DirecTV Plus HD DVR

The DirecTV HR20 is easy to use and offers plenty of features, but its operational bugs make use more of a headache than with other DVRs.

October 3, 2006

3.5 stars Editors' rating October 3, 2006
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Archos AV500 Mobile DVR

The well-appointed Archos AV500 puts wide-screen video in your pocket, but we're still waiting for a point-and-click way to get video into the device.

November 11, 2005

4 stars Editors' rating November 11, 2005

MSRP: $549.95