Amazon offers the Sling Media Slingbox SOLO Television Broadcaster, model no. SB260-100, for $99.99. (Buy.com charges the same.) It lets you watch TV (from your TiVo, cable box, etc.) on any networked computer anywhere in the world. It features HD support up to 1080i, Ethernet connectivity, and component, S-Video, and RCA inputs and outputs. Unlike the pricier Slingbox PRO, the SOLO has no HDMI input and only a single input/output pair for audio. LINK
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Just FYI if you want to watch on IPhone or IPad it's $29.99 per electronic to download the app. I bought the best buy one found this out and returned it.
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posted: Nov. 28, 2011 @ 10:21a
I installed a Solo on my bedroom DirecTV HD DVR (HR22-100), allows me to watch TV on my home office computer, was able to get rid of a receiver.
Just keep in mind that the Slingbox SHARES programming, the remote and local viewers must watch the same thing.
posted: Nov. 28, 2011 @ 1:25p
Just bought one. Thanks op!
posted: Nov. 28, 2011 @ 1:37p
Bought on at bestbuy.com for blackfriday, $99.99 with free shipping as well.
posted: Nov. 28, 2011 @ 4:59p
sartor said: Amazon offers the Sling Media Slingbox SOLO Television Broadcaster, model no. SB260-100, for $99.99. (Buy.com charges the same.) It lets you watch TV (from your TiVo, cable box, etc.) on any networked computer anywhere in the world. It features HD support up to 1080i, Ethernet connectivity, and component, S-Video, and RCA inputs and outputs. Unlike the pricier Slingbox PRO, the SOLO has no HDMI input and only a single input/output pair for audio. LINKNo HDMI input on the Pro-HD, but you can hook up an HD source by component, an SD source by composite or S-video and an over-the-air antenna and switch between the inputs remotely.
posted: Nov. 28, 2011 @ 5:10p
slingboxes are great, completely changed the way I pay for and watch cable tv.
If a family member or gf/bf etc wants to watch cable but doesn't want to pay ~$60/month for service, rent an extra box (~$10/month), and let them use it over slingbox. The extra cable box doesnt even have to connected to a tv, just stash the cable box and slingbox in the closet!
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