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TiVo 160 Media Device

TiVo 160 Media Device
alaScore 73

6 reviews

Jun, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 6 reviews of TiVo 160 Media Device. The average rating for this product is 3.3/5, compared to an average rating of 3.8/5 for other Xbox 360 Games for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Xbox 360 Games the TiVo 160 Media Device is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 73/100 = Good quality.

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Expert review by : Ty Pendlebury (

TiVo 160 Media Device


Despite missing some key features, the TiVo HD is a worthwhile investment if you don't want to pay for cable, and it poses no ongoing EPG fees.

Friendly and easy to use ; Excellent picture quality ; Powerful and intelligent recording options ; Remote scheduling ; No monthly fees

Small hard drive ; No cable recording ; Many features locked down

Though there's some features missing, we think that the Australian iteration doesn't suffer too much from what it lacks. It's a solid PVR, and it certainly ups the ante on PVRs like Topfield and Beyonwiz which rely on users to pay a fee every month for...

Aug, 2008

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TiVo 160 Media Device


We loved our TIVO until 6 months ago.Now it records obscure rubbish for no apparent reason and constantly needs clearing. Both picture and sound dropout intermittently and without warning despite numerous re scans and resets. Has reduced us to tears....

dumbed down interface easy use

device from techno hell

Jan, 2011

Consumer review (

TiVo 160 Media Device


Best thing since sliced bread, seriously. Easy to operate, everything makes sense. Constant updates of firmaware through internet, awesome picture quality, remote control is simple to use. My wife was against buying Tivo due it's ridiculuous price tag....


no 1080p support, unable to switch it off, size

Sep, 2010

Consumer review (

TiVo 160 Media Device


On reading some of the reviews I nearly took my unopened box back to Dick Smith. Boy, am I glad I didn't. Now that I have installed it, I am mystified as to why anyone would find it so repulsive as to send it back. We love it! It took just over an...

Fantastic on-screen guide

On-line help is very patchy and broken up

Oct, 2009

Consumer review (

TiVo 160 Media Device


No dvd Read or Write was a big shock to me. I was not expecting a digital set top box. Needed to by a cheap DVD player and a media tank since it has no external connectivity out of the box. If Seven tighten the screws too much on the tivo i will just...

Dumbed down for the masses and available free for some so should take off

Should be able to write shows to other media and read other media out of the box

Sep, 2009

Consumer review (

TiVo 160 Media Device


Freeview is a con.


This a dumbed down product (no ad skip)

Sep, 2009