Manual padding for recordings and the ability to watch, pause and rewind a 3rd channel while recording 2 others, are coming to the T3-R Freeview Play recorder.
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Called Merit, the channel will be available on EPG slot 34 and will be broadcast daily from 9.00pm until midnight.
Included in the deal is the firm’s FVP-5000T Freeview Play box which offers integrated Wi-Fi and three digital tuners, allowing up to four programmes to be recorded at once.
BritBox, the ITV and BBC owned streaming service, has confirmed it will launch on Samsung TVs, Freeview Play set top boxes and TVs and YouView set top boxes in a move giving it access to millions of homes across the UK.