updated 01:40 pm EST, Thu February 25, 2010
TiVo Premiere DVRs priced, dated via leak
Details of TiVo's upcoming Premiere DVRs have been leaked, ahead of their expected March 2nd launch date. Thanks to an image of Best Buy's inventory product pages, it is now known that two models will be offered, including the base Premiere HD DVR and an XL version with more capacity. The screen cap reveals the regular Premiere will have the capacity to record up to 45 hours of HD content, which likely means it will house a 320GB hard drive, while the XL can record 150 hours, likely translating to a 1TB hard drive.
Another clear difference includes THX certification for the XL, though it's not known what it would do to earn the home theater badging. Both would include
While no other information was revealed by the screen grab itself, related leaks have the Premiere priced at $299 while the XL will cost $499, with both due out on store shelves on March 27th. Full specs and a confirmation of the date and prices are still expected to come on March 2nd in New York. [via Engadget]