DVRs

Dish Hopper 3
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Dish Hopper 3

The Hopper 3, due out early this year, is arguably the most powerful and feature-packed DVR to date.

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Nuvyyo Tablo
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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 6 votes
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
Vbox V@Home TV Gateway
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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

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TiVo Mega
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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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Magnavox TB560HP/F7
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Magnavox TB560HP/F7

The MDR877H/F7, TB560HP/F7 and TB560HS/F7 offer robust over-the-air HD recording with multiple tuners, spacious hard drives and streaming to mobile devices. One even lets you burn shows to DVD.

MSRP: $449.99

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Simple.TV by Silicondust
REVIEW

Simple.TV by Silicondust

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.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on October 19, 2012
2 stars User rating out of 22 votes

MSRP: $19,999.00

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Tablo Metro
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Tablo Metro

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

MSRP: $249.00

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TiVo Premiere 4
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TiVo Premiere 4

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

MSRP: $249.99

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Dish Hopper with Sling
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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.