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WD cuts the PVR in half with a new hard drive

Smart TVs are all about the smart interaction, but they also tend to come with a feature that isn’t as talked about: live TV recording. This feature is nifty because it can be used to reduce your reliance on a PVR, but what do you do about storing your programs?

4:50 pm 02/07/2013 By Staff writers
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PVRs get cheap for the holiday season

We thought we’d see 3D TVs get pushed out at obscenely inexpensive prices this holiday season, but it seems that media hubs and PVRs are …

3:39 pm 16/12/2010 By Staff writers
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Minimalist Metz Axio Pros meet the PVR

  German TV maestros Metz have released details on three new ‘Axio pro’ LCD televisions, all sporting the company’s trademark clean design and minimalist lines. …

12:15 pm 27/09/2010 By Staff writers
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Sony PlayTV available before Xmas – turn your PS3 into a PVR

The long delayed Sony PlayTV will go on sale in Australia on November 26. Long delayed? Yes, very much so, it was first shown to …

10:52 am 02/11/2009 By Staff Writers
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TViX takes on TiVo in a PVR personal video RUMBLE!

Yesterday saw the media launch of the latest personal video recorder from Dvico, the TViX M-6600N, and in some of the marketing material on display …

12:26 am 14/10/2009 By Staff Writers
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TiVo PVR – the 2009 package reviewed

When Tivo made its Australian debut last July it was billed as much more than just a replacement for your VCR. With internet connectivity and …

12:00 am 13/07/2009 By Stuart Whitmore
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Digital TV for dad – PVRs, TiVo, Foxtel IQ and MyStar

Until they own one, most people don’t know what they’re missing when it comes to PVRs (personal video recorders, also known as digital video recorders …

10:33 am 08/08/2008 By Staff writers
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Beyonwiz’s DP-P2 PVR takes on TiVo and Foxtel

Beyonwiz has released a new personal video recorder, the DP-P2 High Definition PVR. The Beyonwiz DP-P2 has a 320 GB hard disc drive (HDD), allowing …

12:27 pm 15/07/2008 By Staff writers
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TiVo PVR

In the six years since the first hard disk Personal Video Recorders (PVRs) went on sale in Australia, two things have been conspicuous by their …

12:00 am 01/07/2008 By Stuart Whitmore
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TiVo vs other PVRs

By Stuart Whitmore In the US, TiVo is one of those brand names that has become a verb. The original Personal Video Recorder (PVR) doesn’t …

2:30 pm 30/06/2008 By Staff writers

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