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Old May 9, 2008, 10:59 AM
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Sony has released something called PlayTV, a new device that will allow PlayStation 3 users to watch and record digital TV or radio via the console. The device will run you about $155 USD. No worries about compatibility either, it works with all versio...

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Old May 12, 2008, 09:28 PM
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Sounds interesting, as the PS3 is already near capable of taking over my living room for most of my entertainment needs.
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Old May 13, 2008, 01:28 PM
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Xbox 360 = disaster capable of setting your house on fire (if it's an earlier model), and the RROD RMA rate is reaching the 50% mark.
PS3 = still can't find anything wrong with it...
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Old May 14, 2008, 07:05 AM
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That sounds like an option worth having.
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Old May 14, 2008, 07:58 AM
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Not much of a PVR IMO. It's a step in the right direction but still lacking important features.

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Also, while you can't set it up to record your favourite shows automatically as with many other devices, PlayTV does have the advantage of a search by keyword function. It can, however, record specific timeslots.
If I were to buy a console right now... it'd be a Wii. 360 has a huge library but I can play most of it on PC. PS3's game offering can't even be condidered a library. And Blu-Ray players are going to get cheaper by Xmas 2008 and even cheaper by Xmas 09, so might as well wait if I want to go BR. Wii has a cool innovative control system and a small library of games you can't find on anything else. Plus it's pretty cheap. Star Wars The force Unleashed on the Wii is looking very cool too
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