Boxee TV offers unlimited cloud store
October 16, 2012
Boxee TV is launching a new device to combine over-the-air with a cloud DVR and streaming services. Boxee TV will have two tuners and record two shows at a time, with each recording loaded to the cloud, where it can be stored for an unlimited time.
Boxee TV will goes on sale for $99 on November 1st and the cloud DVR service will cost an additional $15. Unlimited recordings stored in the cloud will be available for streaming both on Boxee TV or on any device with a web browser.
Boxee will roll out the DVR service in New York City, Los Angeles, Chicago, Dallas, Houston, Atlanta, Philadelphia and Washington.
The new Boxee TV will be preloaded with several apps including Netflix, Vudu, YouTube, Vimeo and Pandora.
Boxee TV, unlike the original, Boxee Box focuses on TV shows, rather than multiple apps and social networking. The Boxee Box will not be produced anymore.