Welcome to DBSTalk
Like most online communities you must register to view or post in our community. Sign-up is a free and simple process that requires minimal information. Be a part of our community by signing in or creating an account. The Digital Bit Stream starts here!
- Reply to existing topics or start a discussion of your own
- Subscribe to topics and forums and get email updates
- Send private personal messages (PM) to other forum members
- Customize your profile page and make new friends
What receiver is best.
Posted 08 December 2012 - 12:01 AM
Posted 08 December 2012 - 12:11 AM
Posted 08 December 2012 - 12:32 PM
I have been back with Directv only for 3 weeks. I only had it installed on 2 TV's the Genie as well its Client as all I had at the time was 2 tv's now I am getting a third TV for another bedroom and I wanted to add a receiver, the TV will be HD and I can use the whole home DVR so would it be best just to get a standard HD receiver? thanks.
Why not get an HR?
Posted 08 December 2012 - 05:57 PM
Why not get an HR?
If you're going to shell out more money, might as well have more tuners. I would go HR but if you only want an HD receiver, aim for the H25.
Posted 08 December 2012 - 08:18 PM
At $100 you have two options. An HD or another C31. Which is better for you depends on your preference. An HD would let you watch and pause/rwd/fdw recordings. It would let you set recordings, but only with the default settings. It would let you watch live TV without taking a tuner from the HR34, but would not let you pause/rwd/fwd it.
My thoughts and opinions are my own, and do not necessarily represent those of DirecTV, my HSP, or anyone else.
Posted 09 December 2012 - 11:02 AM
The best option at $200 is an HD/DVR, but you run the risk of getting a sluggish HR21-23.
Good for you! Truth.
Posted 09 December 2012 - 11:07 AM
If you are going to have to pay $100 or $200 I would go to Solid Signal and Pick the model I wanted to buy ( still a lease but you choose the model ).
DirecTV customer since 1996 - Current :Slimline 3 SWM, HR24-100 HDMI to 32" Sharp LED,
HR24-100 Component cables to 46" Samsung LCD & Optical Cable to Yamaha AVR, H21-200 HDMI to Yamaha AVR & HDMI to 52" Mitsubishi LCD