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Is TiVo a type of dvr recorder?

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โˆ™ 2011-07-14 00:03:02

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Basically, yes, TiVo is a type of DVr recorder. It allows you to record shows while you are not home or simply watching another channel on the same set; just as a dvr recorder.

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