The Tablo DUAL 128GB Over-The-Air DVR makes it even easier for cord cutters to stream and record live TV right out of the box.
With two tuners and 128GB onboard storage, you can record up to 80 HD hours and stream up to two free broadcast channels from your TV antenna without the need for an external hard drive.
The Tablo DUAL 128GB OTA DVR for Cord Cutters features:
2 Over-the-Air ATSC Tuners
A Tablo DUAL 128GB DVR can stream or record up to two live OTA TV channels at once.
Whole-Home & Out-of-Home Streaming
Watch your favorite live and recorded TV shows on to up to six internet-connected devices inside and outside your home.
Automatic Commercial Skip
Automatically skip commercials on completed recordings via supported Tablo apps.
128GB Onboard Storage
128GB of onboard storage gives cord cutters up to 80 HD hours of recording storage, right out of the box.
Unlike traditional DVRs that are tethered to a single TV with an HDMI cable, Tablo does not feature an HDMI connection.
A network-connected DVR, Tablo is a whole-home-DVR and placeshifter combined that uses WiFi or Ethernet to stream live and recorded HDTV content to Tablo apps on all the connected devices inside your home or anywhere you have high-speed internet.
To set up your Tablo DUAL 128GB OTA DVR you need:
To watch Tablo content on your big screen, you'll need one of these:
Once your trial is complete you can choose to use Tablo without a subscription. However, to enjoy the full Tablo experience, a subscription to our optional guide data service is recommended.
For a small monthly fee, our guide data provides the beautiful cover art, episode and series synopses and metadata that make it easy for cord cutters like you to browse content and set recordings on your Tablo through our various apps. A subscription also enables some of Tablo's cooler features like Tablo Connect for out-of-home streaming.
Learn more about Tablo's subscription service options...
It's easy to start enjoying free Over-the-Air TV with a Tablo DUAL 128GB OTA DVR. Here's how:
Tablo DUAL 128GB OTA DVR
4' Ethernet Cable
Quick Start Guide
Watch and record up to two shows simultaneously.
Watch on up to six devices at once.
128GB onboard storage
Support for up to 8TB USB hard drive
512 MB RAM
100 Mbps Ethernet
802.11ac dual band WiFi with MIMO
Height - 37 mm (1.46")
Width - 125 mm (4.93")
Depth - 123 mm (4.84")
200 g (7.4 oz)
H.264 (HLS: HTTP Live Streaming)
Enables pass-through of 5.1 Surround Sound when available
When you buy Tablo OTA DVR we include the Tablo DVR, a power adapter, an ethernet cable, and a Quick Start Guide. Every Tablo OTA DVR comes with a free 30-day trial of the Tablo Guide Data Service as well as Tablo's Premium Service so you can try out some of the cooler features Tablo has to offer. Tablo apps are available as free downloads and you can find information and links to all of them on our Tablo Apps & Compatible Devices page.
No, network-connected Tablo OTA DVRs do not have an HDMI connection. Instead, this type of Tablo DVR streams live TV and recordings over your home network to compatible HDMI-enabled devices connected to your TV like streaming set-top-boxes and gaming systems. You can also use the Tablo web app with an HDMI-enabled computer connected to your TV, or directly on Smart TVs powered by Roku, Amazon Fire TV, Android TV.
If you prefer a traditional HDMI-connected DVR setup, check out our TV-connected Tablo DVRs like the DUAL HDMI.
The main difference between the Tablo DUAL 128GB DVR and Tablo DUAL LITE is that the DUAL LITE does not include any onboard storage. The DUAL 128GB includes up to 80 hours of recording storage space.
When compared to the Tablo DUAL 64GB, the Tablo DUAL 128GB not only includes more onboard storage, but also an upgraded 802.11a/c WiFi connection.
Tablo DUAL 128GB OTA DVRs come with up to 80 hours of onboard storage. However, you can choose to connect a portable USB hard drive (USB 2.0 or 3.0) between 1TB and 8TB in size for additional storage capacity.
For details and recommendations, visit the Setup & Networking page.
Yes. But to enjoy the full Tablo experience, a subscription to our optional guide data service is recommended. Without a Tablo subscription, you can still watch live TV and set manual recordings by date/time/channel but one-touch and series recordings, cover art, and advanced features are only available with active subscriptions.
Read more about using Tablo without a subscription on the Tablo blog.
No. Legal and technical reasons prevent Tablo from recording content from sources other than an ATSC OTA TV antenna. You can read more about this on the Tablo blog.
No. Tablo is designed to record and stream Over-The-Air (OTA) broadcast signals from ATSC TV antennas. We do not support recording from cable or satellite signals, cableCARDs, or clear/unencrypted cable (QAM).
Yes. You DO need internet access to use Tablo Over-the-Air DVRs. Like many modern gadgets, Tablo is a network-connected device, designed to have consistent high-speed internet access and will not function optimally without it.
You can read more about this on the Tablo blog.