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#26 ONLINE   Rich

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Posted 28 December 2012 - 10:56 AM

I assume that will put you under contract for two years?


Absolutely.

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Posted 28 December 2012 - 11:04 AM

I don't want one. I have an HR 24, 2 HR22's and an HD receiver, plus Whole Home. That gives me six tuners to record from. Why would I want to give up a tuner? Is there an advantage to the Genie that I'm missing?


If you gave up the two 22s, you'd have 7 tuners. I dunno, I like the flexibility of having a bunch of HR2x-xxxs rather than putting all my eggs in one basket. You also just about have to purchase an eSATA setup with a 34, 1TB is gonna get used up pretty fast.

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Posted 28 December 2012 - 12:50 PM

I assume that will put you under contract for two years?


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Posted 28 December 2012 - 01:37 PM

I don't want one. I have an HR 24, 2 HR22's and an HD receiver, plus Whole Home. That gives me six tuners to record from. Why would I want to give up a tuner? Is there an advantage to the Genie that I'm missing?


replace the HD receiver with a Genie (HR34) and you would have 11 tuners to record from.
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Posted 29 December 2012 - 08:08 AM

I guess I assumed I'd have to give back the HRs I currently have to replace them with a Genie an clients. They don't make you give them back?

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Posted 29 December 2012 - 08:15 AM

Why did you assume you would have to send back all of your DVRs just to get an HR34?

They won't to bill you as much as possible so of course they want you to keep the 3 DVRs so they can bill you more.
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Posted 29 December 2012 - 10:43 AM

replace the HD receiver with a Genie (HR34) and you would have 11 tuners to record from.


He'd still be stuck with two 22s. If they work properly he would have 11 tuners. He could still use them as servers, they all seem to work well at that.

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Posted 29 December 2012 - 10:44 AM

I guess I assumed I'd have to give back the HRs I currently have to replace them with a Genie an clients. They don't make you give them back?


Nope.

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Posted 30 December 2012 - 12:14 AM

HR34 will replace another DVR .....
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