DVRs

Neuros MPEG-4 Recorder 2 Plus
REVIEW

Neuros MPEG-4 Recorder 2 Plus

The Neuros MPEG-4 Recorder 2 Plus provides a straightforward way to get video content onto your portable device without the need for a PC.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on September 14, 2006
TiVo Series3
REVIEW

TiVo Series3 ( 32-HD hours)

The Series3 delivers dual-tuner HD recording and some worthwhile networking features to cable customers, but the exorbitant price tag will be too much for all but the most devoted TiVo fans.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on September 11, 2006
TiVo Series2 DT
REVIEW

TiVo Series2 DT

While its slick interface and cool networking features still distinguish it from rival DVRs, the dual-tuner function of the TiVo Series2 DT is useful only for those with analog cable service.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on April 24, 2006
ReplayTV RTV5508
REVIEW

ReplayTV RTV5508 ( 80-hour DVR)

Multiroom video streaming and third-party PC software make the ReplayTV 5500 series a worthwhile alternative to TiVo for advanced DVR users.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on August 9, 2005

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DirecTV HD DVR
REVIEW

DirecTV HD DVR ( HD TiVo)

If you're a DirecTV viewer who just can't live without the TiVo interface and can settle for its operational caveats, the aging DirecTV HR10-250 HD TiVo is a worthwhile DVR option.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on January 18, 2005

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TiVo Series2
REVIEW

TiVo Series2 ( 40-hours)

The best interface on the planet and cool network options make TiVo the standalone DVR of choice.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on October 20, 2004
Dish Network DVR 510
REVIEW

Dish Network DVR 510 ( 200-hour DVR)

With a huge hard drive and most of the functionality of TiVo, the first "free" DVR is a great value.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on November 23, 2003

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Philips DSR6000
REVIEW

Philips DSR6000 ( DirecTV and TiVo)

A real boon for DirecTV subscribers.

4 stars Editors' rating on March 9, 2001

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Tablo Metro
EDITORS' TAKE

Tablo Metro

Tablo's new $249 Metro DVR has onboard antennas -- and the company also debuted an improved app for Roku.

TiVo Mega
EDITORS' TAKE

TiVo Mega

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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