Series 3 details (US)

Discussion in 'TiVo Series 1 - UK' started by mag01, Jan 6, 2006.

  1. mag01

    mag01 New Member

    Sep 12, 2001
    London, England
    Here's a link to some good details on the Series 3 tivo unveiled at CES :

    Tivo Series 3

    Saw the link on
  2. fade2grey

    fade2grey New Member

    Oct 25, 2005
    yeah I saw this quick mention of the S3 - wish we could get them over here!

    click the link
  3. DeadKenny

    DeadKenny New Member

    Nov 9, 2002
    Woking, UK
    Spotted that too. Nice for the US anyway. Just highlights how further we are falling behind though.

    Interesting the comments that the FCC over there requires CableCard support so it will work on any cable system. I guess our cable standards here are closed, so there's be no chance of something similar here and just plugging in a suitable NTL/Telewest card?

    Just cable at present, but I guess they'll update other boxes to Series 3.

    Now if only Sky could be forced to open their format enough so you can just get a box and suitable card, and plug in a Sky card without having to ever use a Sky/Sky+ box...

    but it will never happen :(
  4. Anndra

    Anndra New Member

    Oct 12, 2004
    Harrow, UK
  5. NCG_Mike

    NCG_Mike New Member

    Dec 13, 2003
    Bristol, UK

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