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whats the difference in boxes sky+

Discussion in 'Sky Digital TV Forum' started by bart750, Mar 7, 2005.

  1. bart750

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    hi

    can anyone tell me the difference between the sky plus box that is silver with a black panel down the middle and the latest all silver version

    can they both be upgraded ?

    thanks bart
     
  2. kennysatman

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    the black panel box is the first model the all silver is the newer model it is also smaller,upgrades after your warranty is up you can upgrade the hardisk in the box.
     
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    anymore info?
     
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    the V1 PAce box can be SDi modded great if you have a larger PDP or PJ and scaler
     
  5. bart750

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    so am i better off with the old black and silver one and can this be upgraded

    i have a pan pw6 and a philips projector but what is a scaler and at what cost and what would i gain ?
     
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    bump
     
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    thanks for that it looks like ill have a lot to look into before buying
     
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    can any of the new Sky+ amstrad or Pace boxes be SDI modded
     
  10. hornydragon

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    nope just V1 boxes chipset wont allow it on newer boxes.
     
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    The v1 boxes won't take a larger HDD without problems...
     
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    Quality or Quanitity an age old debate (can be upgraded to an extent)
     

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