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Virgin Media V6 Box review

£65.00 Typical price

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Key features
  • PVR
  • 1000GB
Expert review

The V6 is the latest set-top box for Virgin Media subscribers. It's the first Virgin box to support 4K broadcasting, and it lets you record six shows at the same time. The results are in from our test lab, and we now know how it compares with rival TV boxes from BT and Sky. Read on to find out.

What's included:
  • Pros and cons
  • What is it?
  • What's the picture and sound like?
  • What's it like to use?
  • What else do I need to know?
  • Is there anything else I should watch out for?
  • Should I buy it?
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Last checked by Which?

April 2022

First reviewed by Which?

February 2017

Released

January 2017

Test results

The overall Which? test score is made up of the following star ratings, all determined by our rigorous lab tests.

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Best Buys and Don't Buys
We have tested 15 PVR and set-top box and found that there are 1 Don't Buys and 7 Best Buys.
Range of PVRs and set-top box scores
  1. 34%
    Lowest score
  2. 68%
    Average score
  3. 84%
    Highest score
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