Summary: After researching at great length into which digital recorder to buy, we came to the decision to buy this one. We read many reviews but still did not make the right choice. I have used BT vision and Sky boxes in the past. With the BT vision working in an obvious and 'easy to understand' way.
Summary: I guess a few maybe in the same situation as me very soon or already have been? I have an 80+ year old Grandmother who is very reliant on her TV thesedays. She was never the sharpest of knives, by her own admission, but could handle a VCR quite happily.
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: We bought this last Christmas, and although the picture through the recorder wasn't as sharp as through our TV we were largely happy with it. Being able to record programmes and series at the touch of a buton is great, and it means I watch a lot less rubbish as I always have something I actually...
Started off okay on second model, has recently deteriorated.
28 June 2010
Excerpt: This is the second box of this kind we've had. The first lasted little over a month before failing to re-boot next morning after being shut down at night. We sent it for repair, but it was deemed unrepairable and a new one was sent.