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Any new information regarding buying the same DVR boxes from Motorola that comcast is renting to us? And will you be able to get on demand?

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No, but you can buy a TiVo Premiere, and in a great many areas you can access Xfinity On Demand with it:

http://www3.tivo.com/products/tivo-walkthrough/tv-source/cable/tivo-comcast/index.html

 




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There are no known plans for Comcast to start selling Motorola DVR's. The only Comcast supported device that you can purchase is Tivo. A Tivo with a Comcast supplied cablecard can get On Demand in some markets, with more being added all the time.

Let me add: There are cablecard devices that you can connect to your computer.

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Thank You just got a smart tv looking to save$$$$

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Thank You I am not sure which one to buy.

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top of the line tivo that records 300 hours of hd with four tuners with lifetime sub is 500.  In the long run you save money if your renting a dvr in about 3 years you will recoop your money.  If you want a lower end one they are available.  

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Thank You for your help!!! I will be getting one this week.

 

Happy New Year!

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Thank You cable expert!!!