DVRs

TiVo Roamio
REVIEW

TiVo Roamio

The TiVo Roamio is hands-down the best DVR for recording over-the-air TV, but its excellence comes at a great cost.

4.5 stars Editors' rating on June 11, 2014
5 stars User rating out of 1 vote
Channel Master DVR+
REVIEW

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.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on May 1, 2014
4 stars User rating out of 9 votes
Nuvyyo Tablo
REVIEW

Nuvyyo Tablo

Nuyvvo's Tablo is one of the most promising over-the-air TV recording solutions in years, but there are just enough quirks to keep it in early-adopter territory.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on May 20, 2014
3 stars User rating out of 4 votes
Channel Master CM-7000PAL
REVIEW

Channel Master CM-7000PAL

For someone who wants to DVR-ify an HD antenna setup without paying monthly fees, the Channel Master CM-7000PAL is the easiest solution available.

3 stars Editors' rating on January 13, 2011
2 stars User rating out of 2 votes

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Vbox V@Home TV Gateway
EDITORS' TAKE

Vbox V@Home TV Gateway

The V@Home DVR enables users to stream cable and satellite TV on their Wi-Fi connected mobile devices.

MSRP: $149.00

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.

Pricing not available

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.

MSRP: $249.00

Dish Hopper with Sling
EDITORS' TAKE

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.

TiVo Premiere 4
EDITORS' TAKE

TiVo Premiere 4

The Premiere 4 has all the features of the XL4, but with a quarter of its storage space.

TiVo Premiere XL4
REVIEW

TiVo Premiere XL4

The TiVo Premiere Elite might be a luxury, but it's definitely a luxury worth paying for.

4 stars Editors' rating on February 6, 2012
3.3 stars User rating out of 8 votes