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    Latest Sky Boxes

    This is a discussion on Latest Sky Boxes within the Sky & Sky+ TV forums, part of the Other Sky help and support category; I am purchasing a new Sky box and was wondering: What is the best brand? (Thomson, Pace, Amstrad) And also, ...

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      Latest Sky Boxes

      I am purchasing a new Sky box and was wondering:

      What is the best brand? (Thomson, Pace, Amstrad)

      And also, what are the latest versions of these boxes?

      Thanks In Advance
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      Re: Latest Sky Boxes

      Personally I prefer the pace. Wouldn't touch Amstrad.

      The PVR3 is the latest model which can cope with Sky Anytime but keeps a portion of the hard drive reserved for Sky use for anytime.

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      Re: Latest Sky Boxes

      the thomson boxes also get good writeups

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      Re: Latest Sky Boxes

      Quote Originally Posted by nodrog View Post
      the thomson boxes also get good writeups
      not anymore they don't

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      Re: Latest Sky Boxes

      which thomson boxes should you avoid then?

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      Re: Latest Sky Boxes

      Quote Originally Posted by reddwarfcrew View Post
      which thomson boxes should you avoid then?
      The ones made by Thomson. See Sky Digibox problems

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      Re: Latest Sky Boxes

      How do you know what make your Sky box is? Well we have a Sky HD one and Sky +.

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      Re: Latest Sky Boxes

      should say in the manual.

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      Re: Latest Sky Boxes

      I believe only Thomson HD boxes are out in the field.

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      Re: Latest Sky Boxes

      Quote Originally Posted by reddwarfcrew View Post
      Personally I prefer the pace. Wouldn't touch Amstrad.

      The PVR3 is the latest model which can cope with Sky Anytime but keeps a portion of the hard drive reserved for Sky use for anytime.
      The reserved space is not just for Anytime. One use will be for the EPG shortly.

     

     
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