TiVo Comparisons

The TiVo® Experience + You

Category Regular DVR TiVo Premiere from RCN TiVo Whole Home Bundle from RCN
LIFESTYLE regular_Lifestyle Premiere_Lifestyle whb_Lifestyle
VIEWING Reg-Premiere_Viewing

  • Single room viewing
  • Multiple DVRs cannot be integrated like TiVo DVRs- no shared content across DVRs
Reg-Premiere_Viewing

  • Single room viewing
  • Download content from you TiVo Box to your PC, laptop or tablet
TiVo_WHB_Viewing

  • Awesome in every room! – multi-room viewing
  • Share content to any TV in the house
  • Start watching in one room and finish a show in another
  • Download content from your TiVo to your PC, laptop or tablet
RECORDING Regular_DVR_Recording

  • Record 2 shows OR
  • Record 1 show while watching another
premiere_DVR_Recording

  • Record 2 shows at once while watching a 3rd show
  • Schedule recordings with TiVo online or with a device – phone, tablet or PC
whb_DVR_Recording

  • Record up to 4 shows at once while watching a 5th show
  • Schedule recordings with TiVo online with with an device – phone, tablet or PC
RECORDING SPACE
Regular_DVR_Storage

  • 15 – 20 hrs on average
TiVo_Premiere_Storage

  • 400 hours SD programming
  • 45 hours HD programming
TiVo_WHB_Storage

  • 650 hours SD programming
  • 75 hours HD programming
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SEARCHING
  • Recorded programming only
  • Only the TiVo experience offers fully integrated search
  • Search across TV, Movies, Web Content and RCN On Demand library
  • Only the TiVo experience offers fully integrated search
  • Search across TV, Movies, Web Content and RCN On Demand library
ONLINE ENTERTAINMENT
  • none
  • Video & Movies – YouTube, RCN On Demand, AOL On
  • Music & Audio Entertainment – Live 365, PodCaster, Music Choice, Rhaposdy, Pandora to name a few
  • Gaming – Rock Swap, Quiz Masters, Kaboom!, Blackjack, sameGame, Wordsmith and more!
  • Free TiVo Apps – for iPad, Kindle Fire, iPhone and Android
  • Video & Movies – YouTube, RCN On Demand, AOL On
  • Music & Audio Entertainment – Live 365, PodCaster, Music Choice, Rhaposdy, Pandora to name a few
  • Gaming – Rock Swap, Quiz Masters, Kaboom!, Blackjack, sameGame, Wordsmith and more!
  • Free TiVo Apps – for iPad, Kindle Fire, iPhone and Android
ON DEMAND ENTERTAINMENT
  • Thousands of hours of RCN On Demand programming – including the latest movies and shows
  • Thousands of hours of RCN On Demand programming – including the latest movies and shows
  • Thousands of hours of RCN On Demand programming – including the latest movies and shows
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