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jaycee1

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: colors1 massive price drop on starviews they are now going for 79.99 inc delivery (new) on ebay from reputable sellers,
 

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support for them are quiet minimal. amybe thats why drop in price.
 

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i am a seller on ebay can i tell you all why it has dropped but i will like permission from broad owners before,
 
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Think you'll find it's because the new STARVIEW-PVR is available from Monday in the UK.

Normal Starviews have been brought down to a realistic price for equipment made in Korea/China.

BTW. Starview PVR will be around £220. Bit much I think!!

JohnO.
 

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Think you'll find it's because the new STARVIEW-PVR is available from Monday in the UK.

Normal Starviews have been brought down to a realistic price for equipment made in Korea/China.

BTW. Starview PVR will be around £220. Bit much I think!!

JohnO.

Do you know what size hd it will have m8
 
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The Pvr is suppose to beable to record one channel while watching another. a friend said he will send a pic so i will post it as soon as i get it.
 
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I think it comes with a 160GB hdd initially but it supports upto 300GB.

You can record Two Channels and watch another as well.




JohnO.

p.s. have got pics don't know how to post on here??
 
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go in to go advanced and manage attachements then upload

Thanks for the info m8
 

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STARVIEW pvr

Hello all, so if people are saying that the starview is SHITE then the pvr starview will proberly be shite 2???? and for £220 without a HD, wat a rip off aswell!
 

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Hello all, so if people are saying that the starview is SHITE then the pvr starview will proberly be shite 2???? and for £220 without a HD, wat a rip off aswell!

I got to programme one of these a few months ago and have no idea why people say they are shite the picture was perfect so was the sound and it gave you free tv what more do you want it to do...
 
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People want to be able to have more control over a box, like Dreamboxes and Dboxes. Starview are built to do one thing and one thing only, where someothers are able to do alot more and are easy upgradable i.e images.

I would put it like this, if you have a starvies and not seen anything else, then you will be happy as it does what it says on the box (free TV)lol but when you have a dreambox and know what it is capable of then a starview look like a nissan micra compared to a BMW M3 lol.

thats the best way i can describe it

"You cant be rich untill you have seen all the riches in the world"
"One mans junk is another mans treasure"

sorry im woffling now i know. lol

Over and out
 

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Easy operating splendid features

twin tuner PVR set top box to enable you to record one channel whilst watching another requires HDD to be installed up to 350GB

Unique features

Soft and stable forward and backward playback in various speeds

usb 2.0 for easy and simple data transfer

multi window viewing (4,9,16 pictures)

New channel auto detect + NEW TP Auto Detect

STANDARD FEATURES

mpeg 2 and fully DVB-C Compliant

2000 Channels

Picture In Picture (pip)

Picture In Graphic (pig)

Pause and play LIVE tv

Fast Forward (1,2,4,8,12)

Fast Rewind (1,2,4,8)

Time Shift

Pre Recording On EPG ( Like SKY PLUS)

Playback of recorded services with trick mode

Recorded program editing feature

Software Upgradable Via rs232

as far as i can tell the unit does not come supplied with a hdd

and as stated above will be around the £220 mark
 
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Starview PVR? ...sounds like Relay box fiasco

dont think i'll be botherin with that