Iomega introduces its new DVR Expander eSATA external hard drive for digital video recorders. The DVR Expander supports eSATA-Enabled Scientific Atlanta DVRs, which is used by COX, Time Warner, Cablevision, Comcast, and Rogers cable service providers. In particular, it works with Scientific Atlanta’s standard-definition 8300 DVR (an 80GB model), e-SATA enabled 8300HD DVR (a 160GB model).
With 500GB more capacity, users can now record 300 hours of SD videos or 60 hours of HD videos. The DVR Expander eSATA 500GB will be available for $199.95.