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DIRECTV HR24

alaTest has collected and analyzed 104 reviews from magazines and websites. Views about the size and image quality are generally positive. The reliability and design are also appreciated, whereas there are some less positive opinions about the value for money.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) the DIRECTV HR24 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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Amazon.com review summary for DIRECTV HR24

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 81 user reviews of DIRECTV HR24 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.6/5 for other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) on Amazon.com.

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79% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: DirecTV Plus HR24 HD DVRDirecTV RC66X IR Remote Control - Universal Programmable 4-device for H24 H25 HR24 With XMP (+ all IRs) , Batteries , Labels

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THIS RECEIVER CLEARLY PUTS DIRECTV #1

 

This receiver is what makes DIRECTV WHOLE HOUSE DVR/HD SERVICE better than ANYTHING Dish Network or cable has!!

Sleek Design, Reliable, Easy To Setup, High Capacity, Easy To Use

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HR24 is great, but....

 

The HR24 is a big improvement over the HR22 and DirecTV knows it but they have a million HR22s that will keep working for years. So... if you get your HD DVR from DirecTV it will likely be a recycled HR22. To get an HR24, you have to buy it from a...

Easy To Use, Easy To Setup, Sleek Design, Reliable, High Capacity

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Nice receiver

 

No mention on ABT's site that B-Band connectors are needed for this item. It won't work without them. I had to purchase them on [@]. The item arrived very quickly and it was well packed.

Faster than previous, Easy To Use, Easy To Setup

Not fast enough

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Direct TV H24 HD DVR

 

Much faster response. No other difference on menus etc to the HR 21. Don't even try to purchase direct for Direct TV.... Abit is the way to go!!

Easy To Use, Sleek Design

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Great Product

 

Bought 2 to replace old non-HD Tivo's that we had for several years. We have had to learn the differences using the remotes from our old units, but very pleased with the features and quality of these. We had first ordered new DVR's from DirecTV but...

High Capacity, Easy To Use, Sleek Design

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Very Happy That I Upgraded!

 

BEST DirecTV HD receiver yet! Brighter, clearer, sharper picture and WAY FASTER operation!!

Easy To Setup, Reliable, Easy To Use, High Capacity, Sleek Design

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Best HR-2x DVR to date

 

The HR-24 is by far the best of the HR-2x product line. Menus are extremely fast in comparison to older products. The remote is much easier to setup then previous units.

Faster Menus, Sleek Design, Better Remote Setup

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DIRECTV HR24

 

Efficient, Fast

Easy To Setup, Easy To Use

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A well needed upgrade

 

much better than the HR23 DVR I had. fast and quite. Only issue is there is no off-air, so I'm losing local shows. Local shows still have the Dolby sync issue, but it is better.

Sleek Design, Easy To Use, Fast

No off air

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I would buy this product again"

 

The HDMI cable was defective. The installerhad to use one that he had on the truck.Once it was up and going it works great.

Sleek Design, Reliable, Easy To Setup, Easy To Use, High Capacity

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