[mythtv-users] looking for an hdhomerun

Phil Bridges gravityhammer at gmail.com
Tue Jan 8 18:47:16 UTC 2008

On Jan 8, 2008 1:41 PM, Larry K <lunchtimelarry at gmail.com> wrote:
> Yeah, it sounds like HDHR is the way to go if you want HD content, either
> from OTA or cable via QAM.  I was under the false impression it could also
> capture digital cable that is not HD.  Channels that are on the digital
> cable tier that are not available on analog to my PVRs.    This is why my
> interest was piqued.  Oh well.
> On Jan 8, 2008 9:19 AM, Dan Wilga <mythtv-users2 at dwilga-linux1.amherst.edu>
> wrote:
> > I have an HDHR and love it. But it will never be able to give me
> > encrypted content (even if I do pay for it), so I also have two Dish
> > receivers. That's because my cable provider encrypts almost
> > everything but content that is otherwise available OTA. All told,
> > this is still cheaper than getting an STB with "standard" cable. I
> > pay about $6 to the cable company and another $38 to Dish.
> > --
> > Dan Wilga                                                        "Ook."
> >

Please don't top-post.  Thanks!

If I'm not mistaken, The HD Homerun *will* capture all unencrypted
digital QAM channels - not just HD ones.

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