To help you compare features among the different DVR models, I’ve created the table below.

Use the Search Box to show specific brands, models, and features. For example, type “antenna” to show only models that can record from an HD digital antenna. Click on the arrows at the top of a column to sort in ascending or descending order.

DVRs for TV Comparison Chart

TV DVR ModelPrice RangeRating (out of 5.0)TypeTunersTuner TypeCableCard TypeCapacityApps Built-InStream To Other Devices
TiVo Roamio Basic$165 - $2004.3Standalone4HD Digital Antenna OR HD Digital CableM-Card for HD Digital Cable Only75 Hours HD
500 Hours Sd
TiVo Roamio Plus$325 - $4004.4Standalone6HD Digital CableM-Card150 Hours HD
1,000 Hours SD
TiVo Roamio Pro$520 - $6004.7Standalone6HD Digital CableM-Card450 Hours HD
3,000 Hours SD
SiliconDust HDHomeRun PRIME$110 - $1504.5Computer-based3HD Digital CableM-CardLimited by available computer hard disk spaceNoYes

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