I like the use of the microphone on the X1 remote, I miss seeing the reminder icon, the X1 cable boxes are always on and the X1 remote in genral could have been desinged better. (Examples: on the older comcast remotes the Vol. & channel buttons are more center and, Aux. button. not on the X1 remote.
Just received a notice from xfinity saying that because I am a "valued customer" they want to reward me by letting me upgrade to the x1 Entertainment Operating System and that they will waive the upgrade fee. I do note that there is a x1 DVR service fee of $7.99 per month for 12 months.
Anyone have this service? Is it worth it? Going to call to get the specifics and make sure it will not increase my bill - which BTW I noted in today's Chicago Tribune all cable companies are increasing their rates this year.
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