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TiVo Roamio Plus 1000 GB DVR (Old Version) - Digital Video Recorder and Streaming Media Player

alaTest has collected and analyzed 165 reviews of TiVo Roamio Plus 1000 GB DVR (Old Version) - Digital Video Recorder and Streaming Media Player. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 3.7/5 for other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the size and design. The image quality and price also get good feedback, but some have doubts about the reliability.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) the TiVo Roamio Plus 1000 GB DVR (Old Version) - Digital Video Recorder and Streaming Media Player is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: KyleRees (

Horrible Pair With Charter


After quickly growing tired with Charter's horrid cable boxes and UI, I decided to try Tivo. I love Tivo when they were used by DirecTv. Well it turned out to be a big mistake, and ended up never working. Tivo will also refuse to allow you out of the...

Dec, 2015

Consumer review by: Marty46127 (

Not quite as good as Hopper.....


Unit works well. Having come from a Dish Hopper, must say that Dish is superior.... Say this based on menu structure and general usability..

Nov, 2015

Consumer review by: Waterguy (

Plug and play pipedream.


Found it hard to get it to work. TW adapter was bad the third one worked. Time Warner DVR and the Directv box was lot more user friendly.

Nov, 2015

Consumer review by: YOYOA (



This is better than the previous models. This is my 4th I like that I can record 6 shows at a time.

Nov, 2015

Consumer review by: SpanishFly (

6 tuners... Most excellent


I'm not missing any of my shows. I can get the On Demand feature from Comcast. I can stream and download to my iPod and iPad.

Nov, 2015

Consumer review by: FlaGolfer95 (

I wish I had bought a TiVo unit earlier.


I'll tell you how I impressed I am with Tivo units. I have both the Roamio plus and Roamio pro. A his and hers; (one for my man cave one for the woman cave) these are outstanding units.

Oct, 2015

Consumer review by: Sokleasik (

Love the TiVo!


Easy set up, but problems with GCI not giving me correct M card. Somehow problems with TiVo connecting with iPhone; still working on that part. Otherwise, great to have my own TiVo!

Oct, 2015

Consumer review by: Wannabesop2 (

Love tivo roamio


Works great when wifi works. I love being able to,stream live TV.

Oct, 2015

Consumer review by: Dorothy (

once you hook it up you can't get on demand


iit is nice but you block some features from the calbe company, including their premium and the on demand feature. If you don't record something you can't watch it.

Sep, 2015

Consumer review by: Dgos (

Good product


Depends on the TV carrier you are using. May require a high monthly fee and the purchase of a cable card.

Aug, 2015

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