TiVo Roamio OTA DVR (1TB): The TiVo Roamio OTA DVR is the perfect
solution for those looking to "cut-the-cord" to their satellite or cable
provider and still be able to access over-the-air content with DVR
functionality, plus be able to stream entertainment content from the major
online service providers. It works with any HD antenna, delivers one terabyte of
recording capacity (150 HD hours), and integrates all your streaming
content from Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu, YouTube, Pandora and more. It also delivers must-have conveniences like a two-week program guide,
the ability to record four shows at once, and watch-and-control mobile
Note: The TiVo Roamio OTA DVR is not compatible with cable, satellite or
fiber video services.
TiVo Service: The TiVo service is included in the price of the TiVo
Roamio OTA DVR (1TB). Go totivo.com/activate, or call TiVo Customer Support at 1-877-367-8486. You'll
need your 15-digit TiVo Service Number (TSN), found on the label on the back of
the Roamio OTA DVR.
Quad OTA Tuner: The TiVo Roamio OTA DVR (1TB) is equipped
with four built-in over-the-air tuners, so you can record up to four OTA programs at one
time. You can even watch up to four shows at once time with additional TiVo
sold separately), theTiVo Mobile
App on your Apple iOS or Android device, or on your computer (via TiVo
Online). It features a F-type coax connector on the rear-panel to plug in a HDTV
antenna (sold separately - see accessories tab).
On-Screen Program Guide: The on-screen program guide displays up to
two weeks of TV programming. You can select which channels are displayed in the
program guide. Select All (all available channels), My Channels (recommended
channels), or Favorites (favorite channels).
Note: External HDTV antenna (sold separately) is required to receive
1TB DVR: The TiVo Roamio OTA DVR records up to four
shows at once and provides up to 1 TB of recording capacity; enough for roughly
150 hours of HD programming.
- Auto Save Live TV: Up to 30 minutes of the current
channel's broadcast is always being saved, even when you're not recording.
When you change channels, the TiVo Roamio OTA DVR clears the saved portion
on the tuner you're watching and starts saving again on the new channel. So,
if the saved portion is important to you, either record the program or don't
change the channel.
- Overlap Protection: Being able to record multiple
programs at the same time doesn't eliminate all possible recording
conflicts. The Overlap Protection feature gives you additional options for
dealing with recording conflicts when they occur. Overlap Protection works
by determining the priority of each program scheduled to record. If Overlap
Protection is turned off, when two shows are scheduled to record on the same
tuner but overlap by a few minutes, the lower priority recording is
cancelled. But with Overlap Protection turned on, the TiVo DVR simply clips
the lower priority recording by just enough minutes to allow both programs
- Extending Live Recordings: Live events (like sporting
events and awards shows) often run past their scheduled end time. When the
Extend Live Recordings setting is turned on, the TiVo Roamio OTA DVR will
remind you to add extra time when you set up a recording of a live event.
- Transfer Recordings: You can even transfer recordings
between TiVo boxes by visiting TiVo Online.
You can select single recordings, multiple recordings, or all recordings to
transfer from one TiVo box to another. You'll see a confirmation screen when
your recordings are being transferred. When transferring recordings between TiVo boxes, If you run
out of storage space on the receiving DVR, then the oldest recorded shows on
that DVR will be deleted to make room for the shows you're currently
Online Streaming Content: In addition to over-the-air programming, the
TiVo Roamio OTA DVR gives you access to many of the major entertainment online
services for movies, TV, shows, music, news, & sports. The TiVo Roamio OTA DVR
will require a wired or wireless network connection to your router and an active
internet provider account. Additional fees & subscriptions will apply per online
- Movies & TV Shows: You'll have access to yourNetflix,
Hulu Plus, &
Vudu account so you can enjoy thousands of movies and TV shows.
- Videos & News: Browse and view videos onYouTube, AOL On, andHuff Post
- Music & Radio: Listen to internet radio & online
music from Pandora,
Spotify, &iHeart Radio.
- Kids & Sports: UseToon Goggles to access kid-friendly on-demand
entertainment like cartoons, games, and more. You also get sports updates &
MLB.TV and the WWE Network.
- Opera TV App Store: The Opera TV App Store gives you access to
hundreds of additional entertainment, lifestyle, and social media apps to
explore and enjoy.
- 4K online content not supported.
- Online entertainment services are subject to change without notice.
PLEX for Media Sharing: With PLEX on the TiVo Roamio OTA DVR (1TB),
you'll be able to enjoy media stored on your computer or network-attached
storage device right on the big screen. Now streaming your personal computer
content (Photos, Videos, & Music) to your TV is easier than ever through PLEX
and the TiVo Roamio OTA DVR.
Video Casting: If you have an Apple iOS or Android device with the
Netflix or YouTube app installed, you can take advantage of your mobile device's
keyboard and search for shows in the app, then cast them directly to the TiVo
Roamio OTA DVR and your connected TV. Apple TV owners can also cast their
recorded shows to their Apple TV with AirPlay.
TiVo Online: TiVo Online gives you the convenience of TV on your
computer by consolidating online apps, making it easy to find and watch what you
want in one place. Watch TV shows and games live. Enjoy shows you've already
recorded. Launch streaming content at the push of a button. You can even create
a OnePass, see what's on tonight and manage all your settings.
Optional TiVo Mini: Add the TiVo Mini (59293000,
sold separately) to your other TVs in your home and get the same experience in
every room. Best of all, won't pay in additional monthly fees. The TiVo Mini
lets you to share your TiVo Roamio OTA DVR experience on another TV in your
house. Watch live TV, recorded shows, and stream from the web in a different
room. TiVo Mini lets you to share your TiVo experience on another TV in your
house. Watch live TV, recorded shows, and stream from the web in another room.
Note: You can add up to 10 TiVo Mini(s).
RF Remote Control: The included RF remote lets you control the TiVo
Roamio OTA DVR (1TB), even if it's tucked away behind a cabinet door. The TiVo
remote will automatically be able to change channels on your TV and display all
the TiVo menus, because these functions are done through the TiVo DVR. You can
also program the remote to change the volume and input of your television, as
well as turn your TV on/off.
TiVo Mobile App: Control the TiVo Roamio OTA DVR (1TB) with the free
TiVo mobile app for
Apple iOS 7.0+ and
Android OS 4.0+ devices. The TiVo mobile app lets you use your tablet or
smartphone as your TiVo remote control - find and explore shows, schedule
recordings, control live TV & recorded shows, plus more. With the TiVo mobile
app, you're also able to stream live & recorded shows, as well as TiVo
compatible online content from your TiVo Roamio
OTA DVR directly to your mobile device from within in your home network and
outside of your home network.
Note: The TiVo Roamio OTA DVR (1TB) and your compatible Apple iOS or
Android device must be connected to the same network for remote control.
Unified Search Tools: The TiVo Roamio OTA DVR (1TB) offers a
variety of unified search tools which lets you browse a variety of content
across multiple platforms, including over-the-air & online content.
- OneSearch: OneSearch scours multiple platforms like TV and
Netflix simultaneously, so your search experience is always fast, simple and
seamless. No more drilling down into each app and doing multiple
hunt-and-seek searches. Find shows and movies by title, actor, director, or
- OnePass: OnePass tracks down every available season and episode
of a show (whether it's on television or a streaming app) and creates a
customizable "watchlist" for you. Start with the pilot episode or jump in
anywhere mid-season. OnePass even automatically records upcoming episodes
and adds them to your list.
- My Shows: All of your recordings, streaming videos, and
downloaded or transferred shows appear in the My Shows list. Folder & Category
search functions help you quickly locate shows in the list.
- Discovery Bar: The Discovery Bar displays lots of great
viewing options such as popular shows or sports events that are playing on
live TV, items from your My Shows list, TiVo Suggestions, new video on
demand shows, and more.
- What To Watch Now: With "What to Watch Now", the TiVo Roamio OTA
DVR helps you sort through your options by showing which popular shows,
personal favorites and sporting events are now playing - so you'll never
have to surf channels again.
- WishList: A WishList search finds shows that match your search
criteria on any channel you receive, and it keeps on searching for as long
as you keep the WishList search. You can search for something with multiple
criteria or that is very specific by entering a keyword or keywords. You can
even choose the TiVo Roamino OTA DVR to auto-record matches to your WishList
TiVo Ratings & Suggestions: You can rate any show (whether
it's live, recorded, or listed in the program guide). You can give a show up to
3 Thumbs Up (Great) or 3 Thumbs Down (Terrible). TiVo Suggestions uses these
ratings to create a list of shows you might like. The more shows you rate over
time, the better TiVo Suggestions will get at finding interesting shows for you.
Auto-Recording TiVo Suggestions: When the TiVo box has
available space, it automatically records TiVo Suggestions (based on your
ratings & viewing habits). However, you don't need to worry about recorded
Suggestions taking up your space. TiVo Suggestions never replace shows you
record, or prevent your shows from being recorded. TiVo Suggestions are always
the first shows deleted to make room for your recordings. This feature can be
turned on or off.
SkipMode: No more waiting for commercial breaks to be over.
SkipMode lets you skip commercial breaks of select recorded content. With a single press of a button
on the remote, you
can skip those annoying commercials and continue watching your recorded show. SkipMode works with certain recorded
shows on the main channels
- including ABC, CBS, NBC, Fox, The CW, and more.
Note: This feature is available only on select shows, and only after they are finished recording.
TiVo hopes to make the feature available for the most popular shows on the
most popular channels watched by TiVo subscribers. That means you'll find
SkipMode on many shows that you record between 4:30pm and midnight (or
12:30am. on major networks) on the most widely-watched channels.
QuickMode: QuickMode lets you zip through your recorded
shows (and shows with a buffer) 30% faster than normal speed with
pitch-corrected audio. It's the ideal way to power through slow-moving news
shows or sporting events.
Info-Banner: The Info-Banner displays the show's title, description,
ratings, and other information. It appears whenever you change the channel.
For the Vision & Hearing Impaired: The TiVo Roamio OTA DVR (1TB) is
ready to help vision- and hearing-impaired users get the most out of the TiVo
experience. TiVo offers an audible screen reader for the vision impaired and
closed captioning for the hearing impaired.
Parental Controls: Parental Controls help you make sure your family
has access to only those shows you want them to watch. Set limits on movie and
television ratings, lock specific channels, and prevent viewing of recorded
shows that violate the settings you choose.
Wired & Wireless Network Connectivity: The TiVo Roamio OTA DVR (1TB)
needs a high-speed Internet connection to receive program listings, TiVo service
updates, and on-demand content. A wired connection can be made via Ethernet or
MoCA, while a wireless connection can be made via its built-in WiFi (802.11n). The type of
network connection you choose will depend on what you want to do with your TiVo
- Built-in WiFi (Wireless): If you plan to stream shows to mobile
devices but not other TiVo boxes, you can use a wireless connection and
connect the TiVo Roamio OTA DVR to your wireless router over WiFi (802.11n). Wireless
connection speeds are typically not fast enough to stream shows between TiVo
- Ethernet & MoCA (Wired): If you plan to stream shows to and from
other TiVo boxes, a wired connection is recommended. Choose between an
Ethernet or MoCA wired connection. There is a rear-panel RJ-45 Ethernet jack
provides a wired connection to your network router. Use the TiVo Bridge (592B6000,
sold separately) to connect the TiVo Roamio OTA DVR to your home network
HDMI Out: The TiVo Roamio OTA DVR (1TB) is outfitted with an HDMI 1.4
output to connect to your HDTV. The
HDMI output supports 480i, 480p, 720p, 1080i, and 1080p (24/60Hz) video
resolutions. It also support 2ch to 5.1ch audio output, including support for
Note: Not compatible with Ultra-HD 4K video resolutions.
3.5mm AV Output: The TiVo Roamio OTA DVR features a 3.5mm AV
output with support for 480i video and 2ch audio. A 3.5mm AV to composite
video/stereo RCA adapter may be required.
Optical Digital Output: In addition to HDMI connectivity, the TiVo Roamio
OTA DVR is equipped with an optical (toslink) digital output which support 2ch
to 5.1ch audio, including Dolby Digital.
F-Type Coax Connector: There is a F-type coax connector on the
rear-panel to connect your external antenna (sold separately - see accessory
E-SATA Port (external storage): You can connect an external
hard drive via the unit's e-Sata port.
Dual USB Ports: There are two USB (type-A) ports on the back of the
unit for future & service use.
AC Power Adapter: The included AC adapter must be plugged into an AC
wall outlet, surge protector, or power conditioner.