Archived from groups: alt.video.ptv.replaytv (More info?
On Fri, 1 Jul 2005 00:37:21 -0700, "THX1138" <GL@starwars.com.invalid>
>I know ReplayTV does not have a HDTV unit out yet, but why are the HD
>Channels popping up on the Channel Guide if the ReplayTV is incapable of
>viewing them or recording them for that matter?
All (or at least most) HD receivers can be set to convert all channels
to NTSC. You lose most of the benefit of HD, but at least the Replay
will be able to record that channel.
> I was about to buy a Sony
>Grand Wega 50" HDTV, but decided to wait for the new models that are coming
>I was reading back, and ran across a post saying ReplayTV or whoever owns
>ReplayTV will be the first to come out with a HDTV PVR. Aren't there HDTV
>PVRs made by Tivo already out on the market? So where's the ReplayTV
There are several SPECIALIZED HD PVRs (mostly TiVo) these are designed
to work on specific cable or satellite systems. Maybe Replay is going
to make a more general-purpose model (just CableCard, or really
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