Freeview HD recorders

Some time ago I blogged about a daft store\’s web policy, and then the rubbish Sony Centre sales and Sony support.

Well a few days later I bought a (brand currently unknown to me) Humax twin timer HD Freeview box. I love it. It records 2 channels concurrently, and if it can will let me watch a third. It\’s quiet, and does not intrude; it\’s even quieter in standby. And fast forwarding is a dream.

It has a few minor issues – a EPG of more than 7 days would be nice; delete at end of playback option would be good; and coming soon they say – a record series option.

However all in it\’s a great little unit, and I can say no better than we got one for my parents (at least that makes remote technical support easier if I am looking at the same screens!)

By P J Bryant

Ramblings of a freelance IT Consultant working for some nice SME's, large organisations, resellers and the usual friends and family! Bit of

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