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Humax HDR-FOX T2

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Overall 8
8.0

Expert Review

Channel5
20 February 2011
  • Conclusion: Well-made, dependable and serving up great pictures, the Humax HDR-FOX T2 is the best Freeview HD box on sale at the moment. Don’t forget its media-wrangling capabilities though.
  • Pros: The box produces truly excellent sharp-edged HD pictures and good quality standard definition images, but its skills don’t stop there: rig it up to your Internet connection and you can stream on-demand content from iPlayer and Sky Player. You can also stream the programmes you’ve recorded on the HDR-FOX T2 to other UPnP devices on your home network – your laptop, for instance. Meanwhile, the USB connection supports not only media playback but can be used to increase r...
  • Cons: Flaws are notable by their absence here, but if we’re nitpicking we’d point to the fact you can’t set the box to output the source’s default resolution – in other words, for most users it’ll upscale standard def broadcasts to 1080i. You might want that job done by your TV instead.
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Overall 9
9.0

Humax HDR-FOX T2

Trusted Reviews
23 February 2012
  • Summary: It's more expensive than its rivals, but it's also one of the best Freeview HD PVRs out there.
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Overall 10
10

Humax HDR-FOX T2

What Hi-Fi?
21 December 2011
  • Conclusion: Still one of the best machines in its class, the Humax is a very capable PVR
  • Pros: Attractive design, BBC iPlayer and internet radio function, easy to operate, excellent picture quality, punchy sound
  • Cons: Still no Sky Player functionality
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Overall 10
10
Sound 9
9.0

Humax HDR-FOX T2 review

Stuff.tv
1 September 2011
  • Summary: The Humax HDR-FOX T2 is the brand’s latest PVR, enabling you to enjoy subscription-free HD broadcasts while its Freeview+ credentials mean that you can pause and rewind live TV, or set the box to record an entire TV series for you.
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Overall 10
10

Humax HDR-FOX T2 review

electricpig.co.uk
30 August 2010
  • Summary: The best Freeview HD PVR so far - for the not so tech savvy it's a must
  • Pros: Freeview HD. Slick UI. PVR. All three. Yay!
  • Cons: No inbuilt WiFi
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Overall 8
8.0

Humax HDR-FOX T2 review: Network skills

electricpig.co.uk
30 August 2010
  • Summary: A nice little extra that could improve over time, but don’t treat it as more than icing on the cake
  • Pros: Media streaming, potential in software updates
  • Cons: No inbuilt WiFi, format support is meh
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Humax HDR-FOX T2

TechRadar UK
9 August 2010
  • Excerpt: Freeview HD receivers such as Humax's own HD-FOX T2 are great for watching subscription-free high definition TV but are no use when it comes to time shifting, as the copy protection police won't allow you to make HD recordings on to external devices such as a DVD recorder or PVR.
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