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Mini reviewHumax brings Freesat HD and Freetime catch-up services together, but without PVR functions
Humax's affordable FTA HD receiver is a great performer but we reckon that it's capable of more
After months shrouded in secrecy, the UK's Freesat service has hit the ground running. Unlike the bandwidth-limited Freeview service, this free-to-view satellite platform has room to spare. And it arrives in UK high streets promising not only standard digital TV services, but also cutting-edge technologies such as HD and IPTV. In short, fellow telly-addicts, Freesat is a broadcast technology with legs.
Having just announced that it's to produce the first Freeview Playback-branded LCD TVs, it's no surprise that Humax also makes excellent standalone boxes, of which the 9200TB is a fine example.
Replacing the excellent PVR9200T is this model - the PVR9200TB - which is essentially the same PVR in black with a Freeview Playback badge slapped on the front. First impressions are misleading, as the PVR9200TB is nothing special looks-wise
For those hungering for high definition, Sky may seem to be the obvious option. But that's the great thing about options, there's always more than one of them. Well, Humax's HDCI-2000 is another