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PVRs: How to choose a digital TV recorder

  • What's the best digital TV recorder for you?
  • PVRs and DVD recorders explained - the pros and cons of each
  • The essential features you must have

What's in this guide

Choosing the best digital TV recorder

PVR or DVD recorder - the pros and cons of each. Which one is right for you?

How to buy the best PVR

A PVR can change the way you watch TV, but ensure it has these essential features when you buy

How to buy the best DVD recorder

Considering a DVD recorder? Make sure you buy the best and don't miss out on the vital features

Subtitles and audio description 

Which? tests reveal the models that deliver these important features properly