US Tivo

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  1. Shoka

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    My tivo went bang a few days ago, and now does not work:(

    With Them not being made anymore I was wondering if a US would work in the UK, obviously I will need a step down but will it connect to a UK phone line and will I be able to configure it to UK channels?

    If not is there anywhere that still has UK ones in stock.
     
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    US Tivos won't work in the UK

    The software would not be able to work out postcode data and the control database would not contain codes for UK sky or Cable. On top of this is the question of the tuner being NTSC.

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    I think it's very unlikely you'll manage to find a new (non refurbished one) in the stores any more - although some branches of John Lewis still had them at the beginning of last week. I managed to get 2 - one to keep and another "spare". I have decided to sell the spare however, and there are loads of new ones on eBay...

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    the price of tivo's on ebay has gone mad. Some are selling for over £300!
     
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    How much do you want for it? Is it new or refurbed
     
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    Shoka - I'll PM you
     

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