TechniSat http://www.stuff.tv/technisat/all en-GB TechniSat HDFS http://www.stuff.tv/technisat-hdfs/review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> It might have only one tuner and no hard drive, but this versatile bargain Freeview HD box is a force to be reckoned with </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-enable-hero"> <div class="field-label">Enable hero:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Enable full width image </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="1000" height="284" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/TechniSatHDFS.jpg?1364299007" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="800" height="267" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/technisat_freesat.gif?1364299007" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Unusually in this day and age, the TechniSat HDFS is a single-tuner Freesat HD box rather than a fully fledged PVR. But look at the price: a good £70 cheaper than its next most expensive rival, and £120 less than the all-conquering <a href="http://stuff.tv/Review/Humax-Foxsat-HDR/" target="_blank">Humax Foxsat-HDR</a>.</p> <p><strong>Solid build</strong></p> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-pricing"><legend>Pricing</legend><div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-test-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> £180.00 </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-ratings"><legend>Ratings</legend><div class="field field-type-hcmreviewrating-rating field-field-overall-rating"> <div class="field-label">Overall rating:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="hcmrating-default">10 stars</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>Review Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="messages warning">This video is not currently supported.</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-verdict"> <div class="field-label">Verdict:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Superb for the spondoolicks. If TechniSat ever makes a twin-tuner version, the big boys would really start to sweat</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /review/technisat-hdfs </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/technisat-hdfs/review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/technisat-hdfs/review#comments HDFS PVRs and Set-top Boxes TechniSat Sat, 22 May 2010 05:00:00 +0000 Simon Osborne-Walker 14521 at http://www.stuff.tv