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Re: Forthcoming New NOWTV Box


@BicBasher wrote:

I rarely use my old PVR these days.  I use the catch up services instead.


It's the same for me. Streaming catch-up services is where it's at now. Although the visual quality of most of the streaming services needs to improve πŸ˜‰


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PhilStation
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Re: Forthcoming New NOWTV Box

We use our PVR for everything on Freeview. The main reason being that it is a convenient way to track shows we are watching across all broadcasters and removes the urgency to watch things before they dissapear off of catch-up services.

If all of the major broadcasters offered 30 day catch-up AND a way to sync favourites across devices, I suspect that our viewing habits would change.

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BicBasher
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Re: Forthcoming New NOWTV Box


@SeeMoreDigital wrote:

@BicBasher wrote:

I rarely use my old PVR these days.  I use the catch up services instead.


It's the same for me. Streaming catch-up services is where it's at now. Although the visual quality of most of the streaming services needs to improve πŸ˜‰


I have an old DVB-T PVR which I only use now as an RF out. Between using the Amazon Fire Stick and the black NOW TV box, I'm covered.

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DarylM Legend 5
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Re: Forthcoming New NOWTV Box

I have a smart TV with the main catch up services, but I still use a PVR for most Freeview shows since I can skip the adverts.



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Robbie-SkyHD
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Re: Forthcoming New NOWTV Box

I'm very interested in the new box details would be good to get some info on this πŸ™‚

 

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Robbie

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SeeMoreDigital Legend 5
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Re: Forthcoming New NOWTV Box


@Robbie-SkyHD wrote:

I'm very interested in the new box details would be good to get some info on this πŸ™‚


It will be a few weeks before the new boxes 'release' specification is confirmed...


β€’ If I've been helpful please press the THANKS button β€’ If I've been really helpful please also press the ACCEPT SOLUTION button β€’ Please note: I'm not a NOW TV employee, I'm a regular NOW TV customer, like you! β€’

β€’ LG TV 1 = Model no: 43UH668V | Software: 04.30.70 | OS: webOS 3.31 β€’ LG TV 2 = Model no: 65UH770V | Software: 04.31.10 | webOS β€’

β€’ All TV's = NOW TV app: 2.27.0 | Post Processing Features: All disabled  β€’ Networking Spec = ISP: Virgin Media (75Mbps) | Devices connection type: Wired | IP address type: Fixed (device permitting) β€’


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4268 Legend 5
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Re: Forthcoming New NOWTV Box

Trial is 12 weeks as per post at top. I would expect it to be launched then. Basically in time for the summer holidays.

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