Jump to content


Welcome to DBSTalk


Sign In 

Create Account
Welcome to DBSTalk. Our community covers all aspects of video delivery solutions including: Direct Broadcast Satellite (DBS), Cable Television, and Internet Protocol Television (IPTV). We also have forums to discuss popular television programs, home theater equipment, and internet streaming service providers. Members of our community include experts who can help you solve technical problems, industry professionals, company representatives, and novices who are here to learn.

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
 
Guest Message by DevFuse

Photo
* * * * * 2 votes

DBSTalk Exclusive Second Look: HR44-500 Genie


  • Please log in to reply
89 replies to this topic

#81 OFFLINE   inkahauts

inkahauts

    Hall Of Fame

  • DBSTalk Club
  • 14,685 posts
Joined: Nov 13, 2006

Posted 22 July 2013 - 05:46 PM

The difference between a c31 and a c41 is the remote. The 41 has a new style remote that uses a different kind of rf if you use rf. if you use ir then you could still order and get the newer remote style for the c31 if you wanted. Some people prefer the older remote anyway.

...Ads Help To Support This SIte...

#82 ONLINE   Laxguy

Laxguy

    Fortuna! Fameux des Halles

  • DBSTalk Club
  • 11,473 posts
  • LocationWinters, California
Joined: Dec 02, 2010

Posted 22 July 2013 - 06:10 PM

Another point: With whole home using DECA, your router can melt down and you'll still be able to network your TVs. As to affecting internet speed (when it's not a puddle on the desk!) no more than any other device. If you do heavy VODs you might notice a speed hit, but then you'd schedule those for later at night. 


"Laxguy" means a guy who loves lacrosse.

#83 OFFLINE   Cavicchi

Cavicchi

    Legend

  • Registered
  • 400 posts
  • LocationEffort, PA
Joined: Oct 28, 2008

Posted 22 July 2013 - 07:35 PM

The difference between a c31 and a c41 is the remote. The 41 has a new style remote that uses a different kind of rf if you use rf. if you use ir then you could still order and get the newer remote style for the c31 if you wanted. Some people prefer the older remote anyway.

I think the difference between C31 and C41 is more than just the remote. I believe the C41 offers wireless and also has external power supply.



#84 OFFLINE   Mike Bertelson

Mike Bertelson

    6EQUJ5 WOW!

  • Moderators
  • 13,824 posts
Joined: Jan 24, 2007

Posted 22 July 2013 - 07:56 PM

I think the difference between C31 and C41 is more than just the remote. I believe the C41 offers wireless and also has external power supply.

 

Actually, the C41-700 is similar to the C31-700.  They're both wired clients with external power supplies.  Only the C41W-100 is wireless.

 

Mike


µß
Since it costs 2.4¢ to produce a penny, my 2¢ worth is really 4.8¢ worth.  That 4.8¢ is my own and not the 4.8¢ of DIRECTV, Dish, or anyone else for that matter.


#85 OFFLINE   NR4P

NR4P

    Dad

  • DBSTalk Club
  • 4,806 posts
  • LocationSunny Florida
Joined: Jan 15, 2007

Posted 22 July 2013 - 07:56 PM

The C41 is a wired client and has been out for a while.

Another version which is wireless is the C41W.  Just coming out now.

 

http://www.dbstalk.c...o-bridge/page-1



#86 OFFLINE   Cavicchi

Cavicchi

    Legend

  • Registered
  • 400 posts
  • LocationEffort, PA
Joined: Oct 28, 2008

Posted 22 July 2013 - 08:01 PM

Thanks guys, that clears up the confusion for me. So what is the difference between C31-700 and C41-700?



#87 OFFLINE   inkahauts

inkahauts

    Hall Of Fame

  • DBSTalk Club
  • 14,685 posts
Joined: Nov 13, 2006

Posted 22 July 2013 - 08:08 PM

I think the difference between C31 and C41 is more than just the remote. I believe the C41 offers wireless and also has external power supply.


Well I have a c31, a c41 and a c41w. So I know the differences.. :)

Wireless is on the c41w which is the latest unit released and is not what we where talking about. All three use the same outboards power supply.

The c31 is the old remote, the others andallfuture will be the new remote.

And the w,is well wireless. The differences between the c41 and the c41w is the wireless, but also the wireless unit is a little bigger and does not have a coax connector on it at all.

However, the functionality is identical on all three units other than the new remote that also uses a different kind of rf.
  • Cavicchi likes this

#88 OFFLINE   Cavicchi

Cavicchi

    Legend

  • Registered
  • 400 posts
  • LocationEffort, PA
Joined: Oct 28, 2008

Posted 22 July 2013 - 08:25 PM

Well I have a c31, a c41 and a c41w. So I know the differences.. :)

Wireless is on the c41w which is the latest unit released and is not what we where talking about. All three use the same outboards power supply.

The c31 is the old remote, the others andallfuture will be the new remote.

And the w,is well wireless. The differences between the c41 and the c41w is the wireless, but also the wireless unit is a little bigger and does not have a coax connector on it at all.

However, the functionality is identical on all three units other than the new remote that also uses a different kind of rf.

Could I use the old remote with C41-700?



#89 OFFLINE   peds48

peds48

    🙈🙉🙊📡

  • DBSTalk Club
  • 9,317 posts
  • LocationLong Island, NY
Joined: Jan 10, 2008

Posted 22 July 2013 - 08:33 PM

Could I use the old remote with C41-700?

Yes but only on IR


Here’s to the crazy ones.
The misfits. The rebels.
The the troublemakers.
The round pegs in the square holes.

The ones who see things different.
They’re not fond of rules, and they have no respect for the status quo.


Think Differently 

#90 OFFLINE   RunnerFL

RunnerFL

    Hall Of Fame

  • DBSTalk Club
  • 15,675 posts
Joined: Jan 04, 2006

Posted 23 July 2013 - 06:29 AM

Thanks guys, that clears up the confusion for me. So what is the difference between C31-700 and C41-700?

 

Again, the remote.


THIS SPACE FOR RENT




spam firewall