The Which? Best Buy award is given to
products with high total test scores that perform consistently well in
our rigorous lab tests and excel in all key areas.
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products that our testing shows are very energy efficient, meaning
they'll cost you less to run.
The Which? Don't Buy logo alerts you
to the products that performed extremely poorly in one or more key
areas of our tests.
Versatility and features of each box
Energy efficiency of the PVR
Overall ase of use
This score includes ratings for ease of recording, playing back and using the EPG.
How easy it is to find the programme you want to watch
Recording, playback and editing
How good the recording features are
How good the internet TV feature is
How good the picture quality is
How good the sound quality is
The range of connectivity options
New models will be widely available whereas older models may be harder to track down - but you may find a bargain.
TV service received
Choose the digital TV service that you want the PVR to operate with
Hard drive capacity
Models with larger hard drives can generally store more recordings
These models can connect to your home internet network wireless via built-in wi-fi or a wi-fi dongle
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