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Old November 25th 03, 01:17 PM posted to uk.tech.tv.video.pvr
Mr Balloon
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Peter Bell wrote:

The major benefit which Sky+ has is that it records the digital
stream, exactly as received. The TiVo can only cope with an analogue
input, so digital transmissions go through an additional A-D,
compression, and
D-A process by the time you come to watch them.

If only the TiVo software was available in a Freeview PVR which
records the digital stream as received ...


I presume then the TiVo would work in the same way recording something to
video tape works with Sky. You need to leave the Sky box viewing the
channel you want to record? (Or at least set up autoview so it changes just
before).


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