Latest in Dvr

Image credit:

SnapStream's monster DVR records 50 channels at once, even when nothin's on

Tim Stevens
04.08.10
Share
Tweet
Share

Sponsored Links

Get ready for an acute case of DVR inadequacy courtesy of SnapStream, which has pieced together what it's calling the world's largest DVR, and we're inclined to believe them. Run a coax in the back and, with a fully configured unit, you can record a whopping 50 channels simultaneously onto over 100TB of storage. The trick is it's actually five separate rack-mounted SnapStream DVRs that all join together to share storage, work across tuners, and to fight the evil King Zarkon from the planet Doom -- or at least to record all the Voltron reruns ever aired, ever. No word on the cost of a fully-configured rack, but given the size of that thing (check out the door in the background for comparison) we're thinking it might not fit in our entertainment center anyway.

Gallery: SnapStream's monster DVR | 5 Photos

All products recommended by Engadget are selected by our editorial team, independent of our parent company. Some of our stories include affiliate links. If you buy something through one of these links, we may earn an affiliate commission.
Share
Tweet
Share

Popular on Engadget

Comcast officially purchases Xumo ad-supported streaming service

Comcast officially purchases Xumo ad-supported streaming service

View
Uber, Lyft may create more CO2 emissions than trips they displace

Uber, Lyft may create more CO2 emissions than trips they displace

View
Grimes details her character's backstory in 'Cyberpunk 2077'

Grimes details her character's backstory in 'Cyberpunk 2077'

View
Disney CEO Bob Iger steps down after getting Disney+ off the ground

Disney CEO Bob Iger steps down after getting Disney+ off the ground

View
Smithsonian opens up 2.8 million images to the public

Smithsonian opens up 2.8 million images to the public

View

From around the web

Page 1Page 1ear iconeye iconFill 23text filevr