Excerpt: The video recorder is not quite dead but is certainly not very well. Ours was relegated a few years ago to only being used to play tapes we'd already got, and this only because we didn't want to spend money replacing the kids' favourites with DVDs when they would only be watching them for another...
Summary: Bought a Humax PVR9300T about 14 months ago. Just as it went out of warranty the recorder schedule (things I wanted to record) kept clearing itself each morning. Spoke to Humax support who were completely un-helpful in trying to fix the problem.
Excerpt: So Humax, the workhorse of set top box recorders in the U.K, the respected Korean brand dominating the market as digital TV became compulsory here. After being forced off VHS recording because of that shift (a method I was perfectly happy with!
Excerpt: These sort of boxes are great for those of us who cannot afford the luxury of Sky, Virgin etc. It is essentially a digital box with video recording ability. It has 160MB of hard drive which equates to roughly 100hours of recording time Setting up is fairly straight forward, once you've got it...
Summary: I try to do reviews after having the product for a while. In this case about 18 months when the item developed a fault. Everything works except the aerial socket in the machine which causes the machine to display a short circuit aerial problem on the tv screen.
Summary: I bought this product as a christmas present last year and the person I bought it for has had nothing but problems with it. She does not use it constantly and still it freezes, does not keep recorded programs, changes titles of the ones it does keep, no longer pauses live tv and you have to keep...
Excerpt: I got bought this as a gift for my birthday mainly because my partner had sky and didnt like the fact he couldnt record the TV at mine. At first I found it hard to remeber I could rewind pause and record and didnt really use it.
Installing a Humax PVR is paramount to adding a hard drive to your television set.
17 July 2012
Excerpt: Intro: I have never yet known any gadget or appliance of mine fail at a time convenient to me, but always at the very moment I choose to use it, i.e when all shops are closed, helpful family members or neighbours are asleep or on holiday and emergency call out fees doubled.
An ideal PVR for anybody who wants to simply record their favourite shows, hassle free.
30 May 2012
Excerpt: The Humax PVR-9150T is absolutely fantastic and does exactly what it says on the tin. Boasting a 160GB HDD, the box is able to hold a high volume of programming as well as series link your favourite shows, making life so much easier when you're a very busy bee!