CES 2012: Hands-on with the Dish Hopper DVR
About Video Comments (0 ) Transcript

CES 2012: Hands-on with the Dish Hopper DVR

1:26 /

Bridget Carey takes a look at the features of the Dish Hopper DVR.

Hi. I'm Bridget Carey with CNET here at CES 2012 in front of Dish Network's brand new Kangaroo themed system, The Hopper. It's a multi roam DVR, Digital Videoo Recorder that 3 tuners in it, but can record 6 channels out at once. It can record all 4 of the major networks during prime time as well as 2 other channels. They call it Prime Time Anytime. Prime Time Anytime can record all of the 4 networks for 8 day straight during prime time hours. It has 2 terabytes of memory, that's how we can do that. Now, it also has Sirus radio 74 channels to choose from. Blockbuster at home, this is the $10 a month extra service. It has 10,000 extra streaming titles on it now. The Hopper is also compatible with a Slingbox device sold separately. You could take what you're recording and even watch live TV on another device like a laptop or smart device. And if you wanna take what you're recording on the hopper, you're gonna need some joeys. Joeys can connect up to 3 other rooms in your home to the DVR system. There's no word on the pricing yet, but the whole system will be coming out in the first quarter of the year. For CNET, I'm Bridget Carey, at CES 2012 with your first look at Dish Network's Hopper System.

New releases

Use Android Wear as a remote shutter...
2:05 July 30, 2014
Here's how to use your Android Wear to take photos, selfies and group shots without needing to touch your...
Play video
2014 BMW 328d xDrive Sports Wa...
6:49 July 30, 2014
Wagons are hot and diesels are hot. Brian Cooley checks out how well BMW combines the hotness in the 328d...
Play video
Tomorrow Daily 027: Robot sports...
22:08 July 30, 2014
On today's show, a Korean baseball team installs a robot cheering section in their stands, a Spanish physicist...
Play video
Dimmer-free dimming with the Nanoleaf...
2:09 July 30, 2014
This odd-looking light has a few tricks up its sleeve.
Play video
Grado SR325e: A detail lovers...
1:59 July 30, 2014
While it's not for bass hounds, the $295 SR325e delivers very open, detailed sound that makes it exciting...
Play video
Facebook shutting down Gifts to...
2:52 July 30, 2014
The social network will close the gift-card store, Amazon is paying Prime users for slower shipping, and EA...
Play video
Tech to make your car smarter,...
2:09 July 30, 2014
Concerned about your teen driver hitting the road? Truvolo is a device that plugs into your car and unlocks...
Play video
How Radical became Radical
7:50 July 30, 2014
In just 17 years Radical has grown into one of the most important names in British motorsport. XCAR caught...
Play video
 

Video discussion

Conversation powered by Livefyre