Reviews & hands-on

  • Home Cinema 4 out of 5

    EchoStar Freesat HDS-600RS review

    By 19 April 2011

    The Freesat audience may comprise Sky wobblers and value seekers, but that doesn’t mean they should be denied a little innovation to call their own. Enter the HDS-600RS, world’s first personal video recorder with integrated Slingbox. The brand responsible...

  • Home Cinema 3.5 out of 5

    SlingMedia SlingCatcher digital multimedia receiver review

    By 15 July 2009

    Chances are if you are reading this, you've got a Slingbox that allows you to stream your TV from your home anywhere around the home or the world as long as you've got an internet connection. SlingCatcher allows you to stream your Slingbox to another...

  • Phones 4 out of 5

    SlingPlayer Mobile for iPhone review

    By 29 June 2009

    So you've have a Slingbox and you want to watch the content either from the other side of the world or merely up in your bedroom. While you can opt for the company's Sling Catcher offering for your TV or merely watch the streamed content on your laptop,...

  • Home Cinema 4.5 out of 5

    Slingbox SOLO media streamer review

    By 17 October 2007

    The Slingbox SOLO from Sling Media is the company's entry-level offering for people that like the idea of being able to watch their own television anywhere around the world but without going for the full blown Slingbox PRO. So have corners been cut or...

  • Home Cinema 4.5 out of 5

    Sling Media Slingbox PRO review

    By 28 September 2007

    If you fancy having the ability to watch your television in another room or maybe in a hotel room across the other side of the world, then the Slingbox PRO might be for you. But can the new Slingbox PRO build on the success of the first unit? We get watching,...

  • Home Cinema 4 out of 5

    Sling Media Slinglink Turbo review

    By 21 June 2007

    Wireless networks are great until you have to stretch any real distance or you live in a house that has walls thicker than the Tower of London's battlements. Sling Media, creators of the Slingbox that allows you to watch your television anywhere in the...

  • Home Cinema 4.5 out of 5

    Slingmedia Slingbox - UK EXCLUSIVE review

    By 30 May 2006

    So you're sitting in a hotel in the middle of Europe and apart from the German porn on RTL and perhaps the BBC World Service on the other, everything is in a language you just can't understand. If only you could access your television at home... Well...