Replacement Hard Drive for PVR Tags: Hard Drives Explorer Storage Last response: October 15, 2010 2:26 AM in Storage Share Anonymous a b G Storage October 13, 2010 11:09:38 PM Hi. I live in Newmarket Ontario. My Scientific Atlanta Explorer 8300HD, PVR died today. I was told it needed the hard drive replaced. Where can I buy one to do it myself? Any ideas? Thanks. More about : replacement hard drive pvr treefrog07 a b G Storage October 14, 2010 12:56:11 AM It works like a regular cable box with DVR capabilities and features an 80, 160 or 320 GB PATA internal hard drive. Some versions can also be used with an external SATA hard drive through the eSATA connector on the back...Western Digital offers My DVR Expander, which is similar to their My Book series of external hard storage, but specifically tested to be compatible with the Explorer 8300 series of DVRs (8300, 8300 HD, 8300 MR, and 8300 HD-MR) One external HDD and the vendor: Western Digital My DVR Expander 1TB eSATA External Hard Drive WDG1S10000VN. m 0 l Hawkeye22 a c 371 G Storage October 14, 2010 12:34:56 PM If you're looking for an internal drive, try one of these Western Digital A/V drives. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer treefrog07 a b G Storage October 15, 2010 2:26:44 AM ^If you use the list from Hawkeye22, please make sure you choose an IDE/PATA for internal use - see the wikipedia article referenced above. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources PVR Replacement Hard Drive Forum Installed a new hard drive into 8300 hd pvr and now I cant record Forum Solved4TB hard drives to store films from TV PVR Forum How to connect USB Hard Drive port on PVR (DVR) to Network drive (NAS) Forum Is it ok to use a hard drive from a pvr in a pc? Forum Use Hauppauge PVR-250 to Encode Files on Hard Drive Forum Solvedtoshiba laptop hard drive replacement Forum SolvedHard Drive Replacement Forum SolvedHard Drive Check up and Replacement Forum Solvedexternal hard drive replacement power supply Forum Solvedexternal hard drive replacement power supply Forum SolvedInstalling replacement hard drive dell 755 sff Forum SolvedHard drive replacement in Dell laptop with UEFI? Forum SolvedHard drive replacement help Forum SolvedReinstalling Win 7 after hard drive replacement Forum SolvedData missing after transplanting replacement Hitachi Dekstar hard drive PCB Forum SolvedHow to replace dead RAID card after using one hard drive while waiting for replacement? (RAID-1) Forum office 2010 activation after hard drive replacement Forum SolvedDell Inspiron 580 Hard Drive replacement Forum replacement hard drive for Toshiba Satellite 1415-105 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !