What HDD do DVR's use?

  VideoSentry 15:52 11 Jan 2006
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Has anyone opened their HDD recorder to look? I was just wondering if a get 80Gb HDD how easy is it to change? Is it like a PC with 3.5" or does it use 2.5" jobs?

  amonra 16:56 11 Jan 2006

From what I read somewhere else, cant remember where, the power supply will only cater for the existing setup. People who have tried to upgrade to a bigger HDD have had the machines burn out. BE WARNED !!!

  jack 19:50 11 Jan 2006

It could be a small unit but I would suggest it is acompletely differnt animal from your avarage Desktop/lappie and as suggested by amona - not an 'upgrade' option.

  dms05 15:44 12 Jan 2006

click here

Suggest it can be done.

  grumpy old git 17:13 12 Jan 2006

Okay it's different but this link "click here" describes with good pictures the hard drive upgrade of the Pace Freeview twin tuner box.

  jack 19:32 12 Jan 2006

Grumpy old git
That link leads to a Lite-on product site
with the message telling us to buzz off you are not entitled to look.

  jack 19:35 12 Jan 2006

Grumpy old git
Sorry clicked on dmso5 link
yours is perfik
'sad ol git'

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