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Satellite Receiver Reviews

Updated: May 5, 2016 09:10
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#476
alaScore 65

Ferguson F01SDB

Got this machine for it's ariel socket out for our old tv, there aren't many inexpensive ones that have it and don't want a separate RF modulator with yet another plug in the wall and another thing to stop working such is the appalling build quality of...

16 user reviews

#477
alaScore 64

RCA DS4220RE Dual-LNB DIRECTV System with Free Pro-Installation

This is an excellent product. I recommend it to anyone contemplating switching from the poor quality of cable to the high quality of DSS.

87 user reviews

#479
alaScore 64

THOMSON 160GB TOP UP TV FREEVIEW DIGITAL TV RECORDER HDD DTR BOX - HAVE FIRST...

I too have had some problems, but all are easily fixed, wouldn't recomend unless you're at least a bit tech savvy as the fixes can be a bit awkward to implement. When working it is a good box with plenty of features. As for the problem some people...

17 user reviews

#480
alaScore 64

Sony SVR-S500

Ours has just packed up again. One replacement, one reconfigure and now broken completely. Unfortunately now out of guarantee. Will defintitely not buy a Sony one to replace. Didn't buy on Amazon - should have and checked the reviews first!

50 user reviews

#481
alaScore 64

Yamada DTV 3000 HDD

This PVR is pretty disappointing really. In short:

12 user reviews

#482
alaScore 64

Bush DFTA13HD / DFTA13HDSIL

Would not waste my money of buying a Bush product again, the after sales service is a waste of time and effort as it gets you no where. I'll be buying the cheap ones from now on and replace them when they stuff up which always seems to be just out of...

10 user reviews

#483
alaScore 63

Hughes HDVR2

Playback lists are easy to use.

25 user reviews

#484
alaScore 63

Samsung SIR-T351 - HDTV tuner

I bought one of these used for about $40 for an older widescreen TV, for OTA only. Set up was simple and it worked right out of the box. Scanned my channels and I'm ready to go. I have an outside newer antenna and the closest broadcast station is...

57 user reviews

#485
alaScore 63

Sanyo CRSR-10 SIRIUS Radio Receiver with Home and Car Kit

I've had this unit for almost two years. It was a good starter

10 user reviews

#486
alaScore 63

Gigaware PC to TV Converter

OK, I use this product for watching netflix on my TV. The quality is pretty good, depends on the DVD or Stream most of the time, but no worse than my non HD Dvd plays on my non HD tv and no worse than the picture on my laptop, taking into account that...

54 user reviews

#487
alaScore 63

Bush DFTA1001

A clever space-saving solution, and good enough for use with smaller screens

1 expert reviews | 38 user reviews

#488
alaScore 63

Sony RDRHDC100 / RDRHDC300 / RDRHDC500

Won't even play my Sony music DVDs. How can they make a machine that won't play their own stuff. Had same run around from Customer service as others have had. Purchased from Dick Smith but they don't want to know !! NICE service from them refused...

25 user reviews

#489
alaScore 62

Toshiba DST3000 High Definition Digital Satellite Receiver

I was an early adopter of a Toshiba 40H80 Theater Wide HDTV and the DST-3000 back in late 2001. I have always been a fan of Toshibas products and to me they are top notch and for the most part have lived up to and exceeded thier expectations. The...

17 user reviews

#490
alaScore 62

Sirius Sportster 4 Satellite Radio Receiver with Car Kit

Two years ago I purchased a Sirius Sporster radio when I signed up with Sirius.  This radio opperated as advertised.  No problems with reception and seldom did it lose connection with the satilite.  AFter a short two years that radio stopped working. ...

11 user reviews

#491
alaScore 62

DIRECTV HD Receiver

I have had two of DTV's HD receivers for approximately 10 months. I've had 5 service calls from techs, 2 boxes swapped out and i am currently having problems with both existing boxes. One box drops the sound and the other drops the picture first and...

11 user reviews

#492
alaScore 61

RCA DIRECTV System DRD480RE

We bought this RCA receiver when we got satellite 16 months ago. Its features were adequate but not intuitive. After 4 months of minimal use as a second-room receiver the unit stopped receiving 2/3 of all channels. Tech support offered very little...

15 user reviews

#493
alaScore 61

Hauppauge DEC 1100-T

I bought one of these when it was just about being discontinued. Bought it to use with an old analogue/SCARTless TV and it's been brilliant. Plus Hauppauge even sent me a replacement mini SCART lead when I wanted to use it with my main TV and couldn't...

2 expert reviews | 19 user reviews

#494
alaScore 61

DGTEC DH-2000A

When HD began to break into the TV market, we were forced to buy one of these units with our new HD 1080p CRT TV as the tele didn't have a built in HD tuner. (Remember those days?). Well, that's when the problems began. As soon as we brought this unit...

28 user reviews

#495
alaScore 61

2 Room DIRECTV Receiver

This was much better than the last non Tivo DTV DVR I tried. I tried the last one for 2 months before I had my TIVO repaired. I recorded last years Superbowl on DT HDDVR and on my old 2002 DTV Tivo HDVR2. I watched the game on the SD HDVR2 Tivo because...

138 user reviews

#496
alaScore 61

Grundig Freeview 1TB HD Digital Video Recorder

My 1TB machine does all of the above plus picture turns green no way to right it, except turn it off for a week or so. I threw it in the garage where it can rot. Customer service does not exist.

18 user reviews

#497
alaScore 60

Avermedia Avertv Hybrid STB 1080I

AverMedia has launched a wide number of TV products that work a lot better than the Hybrid STB 1080i and we’d readily recommend any USB TV tuner and a notebook over this version, as the results are far from satisfying.

2 expert reviews

#498
alaScore 60

Samsung SIR TS360

easy to set up

24 user reviews

#499
alaScore 60

Thomson Top Up TV - 160GB Freeview Digital TV Recorder - With Free Top Up...

I am on my umpteenth replacement box in the last couple of years and have finally given up with this box. It seems to mis-time the starting of programmes which usually means that I end up with 10 minutes chopped off the end of programmes such as Family...

211 user reviews

#500
alaScore 59

RCA Ultimate TV Satellite System - DS4290RE Digital Video Recording

By I bought one of these from a bricks and boards store and (fortunately) bought a replacement extended warranty. My 4th unit since 12/9/01 has just failed entirely. Don't waste your money. Extended warranty or no, I'm ridding myself of this nuisance.

53 user reviews

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