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by rmalbers
Tue Feb 25, 2020 4:46 pm
Forum: Future Product Discussion
Topic: When the Prime 6 comes out, how many are you planning on getting
Replies: 159
Views: 46594

Re: When the Prime 6 comes out, how many are you planning on getting

Came back here to see if there is any news, there isn't any. If this ever comes out it's going to have to be real cheap or I'm out. I'm thinking about going with youtube tv. I hate the hd view app interface a bunch, still with WMC here but maybe not for long.
by rmalbers
Thu Jan 16, 2020 8:58 am
Forum: Future Product Discussion
Topic: 6 tuner prime soon !!!
Replies: 366
Views: 98610

Re: 6 tuner prime soon !!!

Wow, not at CES, didn't notice that and with Win 7 support ending and lack of MCE in Win 10 this is really not looking good.
by rmalbers
Tue Dec 17, 2019 3:42 pm
Forum: Future Product Discussion
Topic: 6 tuner prime soon !!!
Replies: 366
Views: 98610

Re: 6 tuner prime soon !!!

Dare I ask if the current work on the UI has influence on the timeline of the Prime 6? Not really. One uses react libraries and web development, the other is mostly engineering and cablecard stuff. Even things like DRM would be handled by a different developer who works on the playback code (and ot...
by rmalbers
Wed May 08, 2019 9:27 am
Forum: Future Product Discussion
Topic: 6 tuner prime soon !!!
Replies: 366
Views: 98610

Re: 6 tuner prime soon !!!

On the network interface topic: I would bet that the network interface is locked in when a give main CPU/etc chip is picked, they are basically one hardware package along with the basic support firmware provided by the manufacturer of the chip.
by rmalbers
Thu Feb 14, 2019 9:40 am
Forum: Future Product Discussion
Topic: When the Prime 6 comes out, how many are you planning on getting
Replies: 159
Views: 46594

Re: When the Prime 6 comes out, how many are you planning on getting

I was thinking I would get one for sure but the longer this drags on the more I think I might skip it, it will probably depend on price. I have one prime and a dual OTA. It seems like the cable channels repeat the same programming so often that if I hit a recording conflict or no tuner I can just re...