[mythtv-users] HDHR or Hauppauge HVR-2250 for next tuner card?
gravityhammer at gmail.com
Sat Jan 14 03:53:57 UTC 2012
On Fri, Jan 13, 2012 at 10:42 PM, John Nissley <jnissley at nissley.org> wrote:
> I have an HDHomeRun and and two HDPVR's and am now in need of another
> tuner. The cable company I have sets the copy flag so an HDHomeRun
> prime would not be worth the money and I am really bummed about that. I
> used to use a PVR-150 for the analogue channels but it does not appear
> to work any more(changing channels no longer works). Should I get
> another HDHomeRun since I watch mostly the channels that do not have the
> copy flag set or should I get an HVR-2250 so I can get analogue and
> clear QAM channels? I guess my biggest question is does the analogue
> really work on the HVR-2250 because many of the post I read say that
> there are problems.
Assuming you're in the US - are you sure you'll have analog channels
for very long? It seems like most cable cos are phasing out the
analog. I'd go with the HDHR, or a HD-PVR with a cable box.
Remember, though - the copy flag isn't the same as the channel being encrypted.
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