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tiVo literally doesn’t have a model that works for me right now, which is kind of scary. I don’t have cable, and I’m certainly not buying a DVR with only two tuners and a tiny hard drive. I can’t believe they canceled their four tuner
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If you want an OTA DVR, you're better off looking at an HD HomeRun tuner (either ATSC 1.0 or 3.0) paired with a computer running either Channels DVR or Plex DVR. Either way, you'd watch live and recorded TV via the Channels or Plex app on Apple TV, Android TV and/or Fire TV. (The Plex app supports additional platforms too, like Roku and various smart TVs.)

If that's all too complicated, have a look at Tablo.

But at this point, I really wouldn't recommend a TiVo OTA DVR except maybe to someone who's very tech-challenged (like an elderly person) and needs something that's as much like a cable box as possible. Even better if they don't use any streaming apps, in which case the TiVo could be their only box (because if you use streaming apps, you're probably going to want to access them on a different device than a TiVo, which is a very sub-par streamer).
 

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When my Bolt died and Tivo refused to sell me a replacement (because they no longer service Canada) I was forced into looking for an alternative OTA solution. I looked at the HomeRun setup but even though I'm a techie by trade and nature decided that the benefits it offered compared with a Tablo just weren't worth the extra hassle.

Started with a really cheap 2-tuner refurb Tablo and was so happy with it I replaced it with a 4 tuner model. Very pleased it and being able to use any size hard drive is a real plus. Remote access and control also works really well.
Tablo is a very user-friendly solution for OTA DVR! My main gripe against it when I tried one out a few years ago was that live channel changing was quite slow, making channel surfing implausible. But I've read that it's gotten better in that regard since then.

Anyhow, while I still find things I prefer about Channels DVR and Plex DVR overall, I do admit you Canucks have come up with something very nice with Tablo. Cheers from down south!
 
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