Spring brings new home theater gear and there's a lot of good stuff coming up, especially for cord cutters.
TiVo Roamio OTA is an excellent DVR but its monthly fee structure makes it too expensive for people cutting the cable cord.
The TiVo Roamio is hands-down the best DVR for recording over-the-air TV, but its excellence comes at a great cost.
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.
With 10 hot-swappable hard drives capable of storing 26,000 hours of shows, the rack-mountable Mega is a dream TV recorder for custom home-theater installs.
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As a streaming-based DVR the Simple.TV offers a lot of functionality including a novel sharing feature, but if you just want to watch on your TV, instead of a tablet or phone, there are better alternatives.
As a streaming-based DVR, the Simple.TV offers a lot of functionality and is easy to setup, but if you just want to watch live TV there are better alternatives.
TiVo Roamio OTA is an excellent DVR, but its monthly fee structure makes it too expensive for people cutting the cable cord. The standard TiVo Roamio is a better choice overall for cord cutters.
Channel Master has announced the DVR+ 1TB which now comes with an integrated hard drive but also keeps the same form factor.
Over-the-air DVRs like the TiVo Roamio, Nuvyyo Tablo, and Channel Master DVR+ offer a wide range of options for cord cutters looking to record free TV.