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    What's the fastest EPG and Channel change dual tuner Receiver available?

    I've done lots of searching but cannot find a definitive answer.

    Any help would be greatly appreciated.

    At the moment I have a ZGemma Star S2 which is a little slow and I want to buy the best.

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    I have a vu duo2 and have no complaints

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    What's the fastest EPG and Channel change dual tuner Receiver available?

    The Vu+ Solo2, Vu+ Duo2 & Vu+ Solo4K are very quick at gathering and parsing epg data.


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    Vu+ Ultimo 4K with 3TB HDD, Dual FBC tuners, 1x Twin Hybrid DVB-C/T/T2 tuner
    Vu+ Solo 4K with 1TB HDD, Dual FBC tuners, 1x Hybrid DVB-C/T/T2 tuner
    Vu+ Solo 2 with 1TB HDD 'White Edition', 2x DVB-S2 tuners
    Mut@nt HD2400 with 1TB HDD, 4x DVB-S2 tuners
    Fixed 28.2E Technomate 65cm Mesh Satellite Dish with Inverto Unicable II/JESS LNB and Inverto Unicable Splitter
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    solo2 but it all depends on the img regards john

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    I've just read a review on the Solo4K, that reports that it's the fastest they've ever used (faster than the Duo2). http://linux-tv.com/receiver/vu-solo-4k/

    I assume this is down to the ARM Processor over the MIPS? Are there other ARM based receivers out there?

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    Check my sig, if you only want dual sat input the solo2 is the fastest in normal operation of the 3, it flashes, reboots, blind scans, parses epg faster than duo2 or solo4k.
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    i do not get why the solo 2 is so quick and other capable boxes are slow

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    if you are on about the speed of crossepg etc on other boxes, its due to drivers i believe and the way the read the data, vu are able to do something others dont do.
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    Great info, thanks. How does the Solo2 compare in speed to the Solo2 SE? Is it the same? They are the same internal;s except the screen and space for hard drive right?

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