If you’re tired of paying the Man – ie: the exorbitant rates demanded by the cable or satellite provider – for your TV content, but have held off on cutting the cord because you can’t stand the thought of parting with your program guide or DVR and the sweet, sweet awesomeness which is time-shift viewing, then Tablo might be the solution you’ve been looking for!
Simply connect any HDTV antenna into the back of the Tablo box and you’ll be able to watch full HD quality programming along with pause and record live TV, fast-forward and rewind programming, schedule recording by series or by episode and manage your existing recordings. Tablo allows you to use the USB hard drive of your choosing, providing two ports that can handle up to 2 TB each.
Tablo connects to the Internet via hardwired Ethernet or WiFi to retrieve program guide data, and then provides a way cool app to rapidly search program guides to find your favorite programs, see show descriptions and manage recordings. The guide subscription will be offered for a reasonable $4.99/month, $49.99/year or $149.99/lifetime.
But even cooler, with the Tablo app you can view live or recorded programs on any connected device – iOS, Android and HTML5 – from anywhere in the world! Tablo can even handle multiple simultaneous streams.