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HR10-250 how many simualtaneous records?


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#1 OFFLINE   FenceMan

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Posted 04 August 2006 - 12:22 PM

Just curious with the HR10-250 having (2) satellite tuners and (2) OTA tuners, how many things can I watch / record at the same time? Can I record (2) shows from satellite while wathing OTA? Or can I record (1) show from satellite (1) show from OTA and watch a seperate satellite feed?

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#2 OFFLINE   wmschultz

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Posted 04 August 2006 - 12:26 PM

Just 2.

2 OTA

2 Satellite

1 OTA 1 Satellite.

There are only 2 buffers to record/watch live programs so 2 is the magic number.

#3 OFFLINE   dgordo

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Posted 04 August 2006 - 12:26 PM

There are 2 tuners. You can record 2 shows at the same time regarless of source or watch a show while another is recording or record 2 shows at the time while wacthing something you have already recorded.

#4 OFFLINE   drill

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Posted 04 August 2006 - 12:28 PM

you can record exactly 2 things at once in any combination of OTA/satellite. you can view either of the programs being recorded, or you can view a prerecorded program while 2 things are being recorded.

#5 OFFLINE   morgantown

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Posted 04 August 2006 - 03:39 PM

If you only have one Sat input the magic number would be 1...
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#6 OFFLINE   captain_video

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Posted 06 August 2006 - 07:11 PM

There are 2 tuners.

Not true. There are four tuners total in the HR10-250 but only two of them can be used at any given time. You can record two live shows at once while watching a third prerecorded show from the hard drive, just like any other DTivo model. Thde only difference is that you have a choice of watching or recording either DTV or OTA broadcasts.




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