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10 Best DVR Recorders For Tv NO Subscriptions
for August 2022

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Amcrest 1080-Lite 8CH DVR Digital Recorder, HD Pentabrid (5-1) Supports 960H/HDCVI/HDTVI/AHD & Amcrest IP Cameras, Pre-Installed 1TB HDD, Cameras NOT Included, Security Camera System (AMDVTENL8-1TB)

Amcrest 1080-Lite 8CH DVR Digital Recorder

HD Pentabrid (5-1) Supports 960H/HDCVI/HDTVI/AHD & Amcrest IP Cameras, Pre-Installed 1TB HDD, Cameras NOT Included, Security Camera System (AMDVTENL8-1TB)

by Amcrest
What We like

LIFETIME SUPPORT - Cameras, camera power supplies, camera video cables are NOT INCLUDED and are SOLD SEPARATELY. for a full year from purchase date and lifetime technical support provided exclusively by Amcrest.

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Product Features

  • VIEW FROM ANYWHERE - View ProHD footage from your video security system on your web browser using Internet Explorer as well as remote live viewing on iOS and Android devices using the Amcrest View Pro app.
  • VERSATILE - This pentabrid DVR recorder supports analog cameras and Amcrest IP cameras with limited compatibility to third-party IP cameras. Supports HDCVI, AHD TVI, CVBS analog cameras. Pre-installed 1TB SEAGATE SKYHAWK Surveillance Hard Drive. Hard Drive Custom-built for surveillance applications with Image Perfect firmware for crisp, clear, 247 video workloads
  • EXPERIENCE HD 1080N - The Amcrest 1080n surveillance DVR features uncompressed, latency free, point-to-point raw data, 1-Megapixel ProHD video transmission up to 1280 x 720P @ 30fps. Supports Live View 1080p and lower resolutions @ 30fps. Recording & Playback 1080n @ 30fps.
  • PLUG AND PLAY - This Amcrest DVR transmits video, audio, and controls over a single coaxial cable. Utilizes existing coaxial cable networks, reducing the need to run new cables to your Security System. H. 265 Compression Technology allows for video files to be compressed without any noticeable difference in quality. Additional cameras can be purchased under ASIN: B01M2CCKW9.
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Westshine 8CH 1080P AHD/TVI/CVI/Analog/IP Hybrid DVR, HD 1920x1080P CCTV Digital Video Recorder, Support Motion Detection, Email Alert, Remote Access, P2P Cloud Network (NO Hard Disk)

Westshine 8CH 1080P AHD/TVI/CVI/Analog/IP Hybrid DVR

HD 1920x1080P CCTV Digital Video Recorder, Support Motion Detection, Email Alert, Remote Access, P2P Cloud Network (NO Hard Disk)

by Westshine
What We like

Easy OperationEasy operation interface, VGA/HDMI video output, with 2*USB2.0 interfaces. Support multiple languages, Windows IE and VMS software. Hard drive is required for recording and playback. Hard Disk is NOT INCLUDED and sold separately. Supports 3.5-Inch SATA 500GB to 6TB internal surveillance hard drive, We recommend using surveillance hard drive ONLY toavoidprematureharddrivefailure.

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Product Features

  • P2P Cloud RemoteSupport cloud service, P2P function, easy to do remote control. Enable you to live view not only within your home network but also outside. It's very convenient to view on your smartphone and tablet(Android & iOS) via free XMEye Pro app.
  • 5 in 1 DVR This 8 channel 1080P hybrid security DVR/NVR recording system can record IP cameras and analog cameras simultaneously. Cameras are NOT INCLUDED and are sold separately, onlyusecamerasofequalorlowerresolution. Support 720P/960P/1080P AHD/TVI/CVI/IP Camera and 960H Analog Camera.
  • Motion DetectionInstant motion detection email alert to let you know exactly what happened. Use the DVR to customize motion detection exactly to your needs: set a perimeter zone, etc.
  • 1080P Resolution This 1080P security DVR works with 1080P AHD, TVI, CVI, analog and IP security cameras. H.265 high profile compression. HDMI and VGA output at 1920*1080P resolution output. Ensures true color and real time clear image.
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TiVo Edge for Antenna - 2TB | INCLUDES TiVo

TiVo Edge for Antenna - 2TB

INCLUDES TiVo "All-In" (Product Lifetime) TiVo Subscription, Live, DVR and Streaming 4K UHD Media Player with Dolby Vision HDR and Dolby Atmos (Renewed)

by CommScope
What We like

Includes a 2TB Hard Drive. Record up to 4 Off-Air Channels Simultaneously. NOTE: STREAMING CONTENT (eg. Netflix, Hulu, Prime, etc.) CANNOT BE RECORDED.

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Product Features

  • Turn searching into watching. Just say what you want into the TiVo Lux remote and one search simultaneously searches across all your TV channels, recordings and streaming apps so you can enjoy it
  • Includes a full (Product Lifetime/All-In) subscription to the TiVo service. No TiVo fees are required.
  • Grab hold of the gift of time with SkipMode and skip entire commercial breaks with a single push of the SKIP button.
  • Enjoy the cinematic home theater experience of Dolby Vision 4K HDR, Dolby Atmos sound and 4K Ultra HD movies from your favorite streaming services
  • Perfect for cord-cutters, TiVo EDGE for antenna puts OTA/over-the-air TV, recordings and top streaming apps like Netflix, Prime video, Hulu and YouTube all in one easy-to-find place
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TreasLin Screen Capture Recorder, 1080P HDMI to USB Game Recorder,One-Click Recording, Screen Recorder Compatible with TV Box Xbox One PS4 Wii U Switch School lectures,No PC Required…

TreasLin Screen Capture Recorder

1080P HDMI to USB Game Recorder, One-Click Recording, Screen Recorder Compatible with TV Box Xbox One PS4 Wii U Switch School lectures, No PC Required…

by TreasLin
What We like

Useful ExtensivelyThe screen recorder is compatible with most HDMI outputs. It is specifically for recording gameplay on consoles like the WiiU, Wii, PS3, XB360. Great to record school lectures or Record TV Program...

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Product Features

  • One-click RecordingEasy to work without any adjustment, save videos to a USB device. One-click Recording, A short press switches between 720P and 1080P capture, and a long press initiates and stops recordingVibration sense) During recording there is LED lighting as a visual confirmation
  • USB Device Storage-- Directly plug a USB Flash drive( FAT32) to get the video anywhere, anytime; Share gameplay and have fun with your friends wherever you are; Maximum hard disk USB memory card or USB flash drive(64G) mobile hard disk (2TB)
  • Simple Installation Screen Recorder -- Support Mic mix recording / 3.5mm headphone output, Audio interface is connected to the headset, Mic interface is connected to Mic headphone.The DC Power interface connects to the 12V1A DC adapter.
  • 1080P HDMI to USB Recorder DeviceThe HDMI screen recorder can one-click record Game Console,TV box, Webcam, VCR, PC, DVD Players, DVR, Blu-player in 1080P and save the mp4 files to a USB flash drive. This capture card doesn't support the live streaming, it doesn't requrie a PC to work
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NVIDIA SHIELD Android TV Pro 4K HDR Streaming Media Player; High Performance, Dolby Vision, 3GB RAM, 2x USB, Works with Alexa

NVIDIA SHIELD Android TV Pro 4K HDR Streaming Media Player; High Performance

Dolby Vision, 3GB RAM, 2x USB, Works with Alexa

by NVIDIA Corporation
What We like

Power Source Type: Corded Electric

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Product Features

  • The Best of the Best. SHIELD TV delivers an amazing Android TV streaming media player experience, thanks to the new NVIDIA Tegra X1+ chip. Enhance HD video in real-time to 4K for clearer, crisper visuals using next-generation AI upscaling. 2x USB 3.0 ports for storage expansion, USB cameras, keyboards, controllers, and more. Plex Media Server built-in, 3 GB RAM, and 16 GB storage.
  • Unlimited Entertainment. Enjoy the most 4K HDR content of any streaming media player, and access to thousands of apps and games, including top apps like Netflix,YouTube, Prime Video, Disney + and Hulu. Add a game controller (sold separately) and play todays most popular games like Fortnite and GeForce Now. Even stream from your phone with built-in Chromecast 4K.
  • Voice Control. The built-in Google Assistant is at your command. See photos, live camera feeds, weather, sports scores, and more on the big screen. Dim the lights and immerse yourself in your favorite show or music using only your voice. And control your SHIELD hands-free with Google Home or Alexa and Echo.
  • Best-In-Class Design. Designed for the most demanding users and beautifully designed to be the perfect centerpiece of your entertainment center, SHIELD TV Pro levels you up to more storage space, more RAM, the expandability of 2x USB 3.0 ports, and Plex Media Server. Get the best connectivity with Gigabit Ethernet, dual-band AC Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth 5.0. The all-new remote is more advanced than ever with motion-activated, backlit buttonsincluding a customizable menu button. Plus, with voice control, Bluetooth, IR control for your TV, and a built-in remote control locator, you have the most advanced remote yet.
  • Included Components: Remote Controller
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Silicondust HDHomeRun Scribe 4K OTA DVR Recorder (HDVR-4K-1TB)

Silicondust HDHomeRun Scribe 4K OTA DVR Recorder (HDVR-4K-1TB)

by Silicondust USA Inc
What We like

Free first year of TV guide data included

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Product Features

  • 1TB hard drive built in for recording TV, 4 tuners (2 ATSC 3.0, all 4 ATSC 1.0).
  • ATSC 1.0 content is compatible with XBoxOne AppleTV iPhone iPad Win10/11 Mac Android FireTV Roku and LG devices
  • Watch and record TV on multiple devices simultaneously throughout your home with our Multi room Multi user network tuner solution
  • ATSC 3.0 content is compatible with XBoxOne AppleTV iPhone iPad Win10/11 Mac most-Android most-FireTV and 2019+LG devices
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All-in-1 Digital HDMI Componet HD Composite RCA DVR Recorder

AllAboutAdapters All-in-1 Digital HDMI Componet HD Composite RCA DVR Recorder

by AllAboutAdapters
What We like

Supports worldwide NSTC and PAL video systems. Universal power supply for AC power input from 110V to 240V.

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Product Features

  • Premium HD SD video recorder with 200MHz 32-bit CPU. Real-time HD video capture using H.264/MP4 AAC hardware encoder so less file size and less storage drive space needed. Featured with a HDMI input, a component YPbPr/YUV video input, a RCA A/V input with a HDMI output/pass-through so users can see what is being captured on TV or HDMI monitor in real time with no lags. Recording HDMI or component video or composite RCA video into sharp and clear MPEG4 format.
  • Full-featured video editing/authoring software included for further video production. Supports software video encoding into various formats such as AVI, ASF, MPEG1, MPEG2, MP4, WMV, QTMOV, etc. Export files compatible with Apple TV, iPhone, iPad, iPod, MP4, Xbox360, PSP, PS3, Xbox and many other mobile devices.
  • Supports all HDMI, DVI and component YPbPr/YUV video inputs at 1080p, 1080i, 720p, 576p/576i and 480p/480i. Supports computer DVI HDMI inputs from 640x80 to 1920x1080 pixels. Supports HDMI output/pass-through so users can view the HD videos while recording performed simultaneously. Easy REC push button operation with no PC operation required and no configuration needed. Capturing best moves when playing favorite games.
  • Recorded video footage is saved directly into any USB external hard drive, USB pen drive or flash drive prepared in FAT32 format. Supports HD video recording quality up to 1080p with HDMI output as the pass-through for monitoring purpose. The recording quality will follow the original video feeds.
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Mediasonic ATSC Digital Converter Box with Recording / Media Player / TV Tuner Function (HW130STB)

Mediasonic ATSC Digital Converter Box with Recording

Media Player, TV Tuner Function (HW130STB)

by Mediasonic
What We like

**PLEASE NOTE**:This converter box is designed to receive Over-The-Air signal, and it is not a replacement of cable box. External Antenna is required to connect to this converter box in order to receive signal. This product does NOT Work with TIVO and cable company such as Comcast, DirecTV, DISH Network, Time Warner Cable, etc. In general, this product does NOT work with encrypted cable signal

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Product Features

  • HDMI 1080P Output / Composite Out / Coaxial Output, Closed Caption, Auto Tuning, Timing Start Up & Shut Down.
  • USB Multimedia function play back Video, Music, Photo from USB Drive
  • Real-Time Recording & Programmed Time Recording, recording require user to connect a USB 2.0 or 3.0 2.5" / 3.5" External Hard Drive via USB (Up to 2TB, MBR format) (USB Flash Drive Not recommended)
  • Receive Over-The-Air Digital Broadcast to your Analog and Digital TV, Projector, and Computer Monitor. Antenna Out Analog Pass Through, Favorite Channel List, Parental Control Function
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Blink Mini – Compact indoor plug-in smart security camera, 1080 HD video, night vision, motion detection, two-way audio, Works with Alexa – 1 camera

Blink Home Security Blink Mini – Compact indoor plug-in smart security camera

1080 HD video, night vision, motion detection, two-way audio, Works with Alexa – 1 camera

by Immedia
What We like

For additional ease of use, pair Blink Mini with a supported Alexa-enabled device to engage live view, and arm and disarm your camera, and more using just your voice.

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Product Features

  • Get alerts on your smartphone whenever motion is detected or customize motion detection zones so you can see what matters most.
  • Store events conveniently and securely in the cloud with a 30-day free trial of the Blink Subscription Plan or locally with the Sync Module 2 and a USB flash drive (USB sold separately).
  • 1080P HD indoor, plug-in security camera with motion detection and two way audio that lets you monitor the inside of your home day and night.
  • See, hear, and speak to people and pets in your home on your smartphone with Blink Minis live view and two-way audio features (live view is not continuous).
  • Sets up in minutes just plug in the camera, connect it to wifi, and add it to your Blink app.
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All-in-1 Digital Video Recorder with Video Editor Software

AllAboutAdapters All-in-1 Digital Video Recorder with Video Editor Software

by AllAboutAdapters
What We like

Supports worldwide NSTC and PAL video systems. Universal power supply for AC power input from 110V to 240V.

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Product Features

  • Stand alone HD SD video recorder with hardware video scaling engine built in. Built with 200MHz 32-bit CPU with 512MB RAM + 256M DDR2 ROM. Real-time HD video capture using H.264/MP4 AAC hardware encoder so less file size and less storage drive space needed. Featured with a HDMI input, a component YPbPr/YUV video input, a RCA A/V input with a HDMI output/pass-through so users can see what is being captured on TV or HDMI monitor in real time with no lags.
  • Full-featured video editing/authoring software included for further video production. Supports software video encoding into various formats such as AVI, ASF, MPEG1, MPEG2, MP4, WMV, QTMOV, etc. Export files compatible with Apple TV, iPhone, iPad, iPod, MP4, Xbox360, PSP, PS3, Xbox and many other mobile devices.
  • Recording HDMI or component video or composite RCA video into sharp and clear MPEG4 format. Recorded video footage is saved directly into any USB external hard drive, USB pen drive or flash drive prepared in FAT32 format. Supports all HDMI, DVI and component YPbPr/YUV video inputs at 1080p, 1080i, 720p, 576p/576i and 480p/480i. Supports computer DVI HDMI inputs from 640x80 to 1920x1080 pixels. Recording quality follows the original video input quality.
  • Supports HDMI output/pass-through so users can view the HD videos while recording performed simultaneously. Easy REC push button operation with no PC operation required and no configuration needed. Capturing best moves when playing favorite games. Full-featured video editing/authoring software included for further video production.

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