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MEDIA CENTRES / SET TOP BOXES
New FetchTV Service A Serious Threat To Foxtel     New FetchTV Service A Serious Threat To Foxtel
A low cost one terabyte FetchTV set top box that will be sold at zero margin coupled with a new interface that allows users to access the latest movies, TV shows and Fox Sports News on a portable device is set to be launched prior to Xmas.

New Humax PVR That Removes TV Commercials Set To Upset TV Stations     New Humax PVR That Removes TV Commercials Set To Upset TV Stations
EXCLUSIVE: Global set top box manufacturer Humax is set to upset TV stations in Australia by launching a brand new full HD set top box that allows users to easily strip out advertising commercials by the simple press of a button.

LG PVR With Blu-ray Unveiled     LG PVR With Blu-ray Unveiled
LG has launched a new PVR that comes with 250GB or 500GB, twin HD tuners, and can play Blu-ray discs.

TiVo Prepared For New 7Two Channel     TiVo Prepared For New 7Two Channel
Hybrid Television Services has assured its customers that the new digital channel, 7TWO, will automatically be scanned and included in its TiVO PVR.

TiVo Embraces Freeview     TiVo Embraces Freeview
Hybrid Television Services has announced that it will change the TiVo Home Page to support the Freeview brand.

Dual Tuner TEAC PVR Records Via USB     Dual Tuner TEAC PVR Records Via USB
TEAC has launched a twin tuner PVR that can record TV shows to an external drive via its USB port.

David Jones To Sell TiVo Boxes     David Jones To Sell TiVo Boxes
Hybrid Television Services has announced an exclusive department store partnership with David Jones for the TiVo media device across Australia.

New Media Centre From Claritas     New Media Centre From Claritas
The latest media centre from Claritas claims to have noteworthy specifications for a media centre and sports a price tag of less than $3000.

Foxtel Slammed At Offical TiVo Launch     Foxtel Slammed At Offical TiVo Launch
Seven Media have taken a massive swipe at Foxtel claiming their pay TV is expensive and "8 year old technology". The claims were made at the offical launch of the new HD TiVo PVR which comes with no subscription fee and superior software for the recording of free to air TV.

Digital Media Player and TV Recorder From Dvico     Digital Media Player and TV Recorder From Dvico
Dvico and Lako Pacific has launched the TViX HD 5130, a digital media player and TV recording unit that claims to bring TV viewing and recording together in one single package.

Dvico Releases High Definition Multimedia Player     Dvico Releases High Definition Multimedia Player
Dvico and Lako Pacific has unveiled the TViX HD 4130, an multimedia player that the company claims to integrates multiple digital home media functions in a user-friendly way.

Apple TV Brings iTunes To Your TV     Apple TV Brings iTunes To Your TV
Apple TV is scheduled to launch in Australia at the end of the month and it's one of the best (and most cost-effective) media centre products around.

Apple TV Delayed     Apple TV Delayed
The Apple TV device has been delayed in the USA but may not be delayed in Australia. Scheduled to launch in February in the USA, Apple has announced that it will not hit shelves till at least mid March 07.

Set Top Box Distributor Fined For Price Fixing     Set Top Box Distributor Fined For Price Fixing
Digital Products Group the national distributor of Topfield branded digital set top boxes has been fined a massive $238,000 for price fixing in contravention of section 48* of the Trade Practices Act 1974. Sole Director Jai Kemp has also been fined $42,000.

Maximum Versatility     Maximum Versatility
SmartHouse auditions the ambitious Humax PVR-Smart HDD Video Recorder.





LATEST REVIEWS
New LG 65   New LG 65" Ultra High Definition TV, Complete With Pop Down Speakers: REVIEW
LG Australia has finally rolled out their 65" Ultra High Definition TV offering in Australia and what you get is a TV that delivers a quantum leap in TV technology and surprisingly a significantly improved sound system that is delivered from pop down speakers but the big question is whether it is worth $6,999.
Product Rating 4.5

Westfield To Split   Westfield To Split
Shopping giant to separate ANZ, international operation
Product Rating 0

REVIEW:Note 3 Is The Best There Is In Phablet Smartphones   REVIEW:Note 3 Is The Best There Is In Phablet Smartphones
If you are one of those people who love technology but struggle to manage the hundreds of apps and the endless capabilities that today's smartphones are capable of delivering then the new Samsung Note 3 is not for you.
Product Rating 5




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