Review: TiVo Mini is a cheaper way to share (most of) the TiVo love around the house

At a Glance

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  • TiVo Mini
    3.5/5
    $139.00 (When Rated) via ABT
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TiVo Mini

3.5/5
Where to buy
Price when rated: $100 plus $6 per month; or $250 with lifetime TiVo service
Lowest price: $139.00 via ABT
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Pros

  • Lets second or third HDTV access TiVo content
  • Costs less than additional DVRs
  • Has a small footprint
  • Lets you schedule recordings on main TiVo

Cons

  • Requires TiVo service fee
  • Lacks support for some streaming services
  • Takes up one or two of your TiVo's tuners
  • Needs a wired network connection
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