Sportster 5 instant replay question

Discussion in 'Sirius Plug and Plays' started by orellius, Oct 26, 2008.

  1. orellius

    orellius New Member

    Hi,

    I just got a Sportster 5 up in Canada. I used to have a Starmate 1, so I am new to being able to record.

    I love the 60 minute PVR-like instant replay.

    I'm just curious, and I did not see anything about it in the manual. When it records songs into memory, is there any way to "reserve" that memory and keep the song there until I choose to delete it? Or will it constantly just write over everything in real-time. In other words, can I keep a song on there indefinitely? (until I choose to delete it)

    Thanks!
    Mark
     
  2. TX WJ

    TX WJ Intelligent Donkey

    Like a Tivo it is just recording a buffer, once you change channels or turn it off you loose what you recoderd.

    You can't record anything with the Sportster 5.
     
  3. orellius

    orellius New Member

    Thanks for the quick response. The answer is as I suspected, didnt hurt to ask though! ;)
     
  4. DAB

    DAB Mod Emeritus

    Too bad they didn't include the ability save some songs like Delphi did on the ExpressRC. You can save up to 10 favorite songs and play them back whenever you want. Though if you wanted a talk segment to be saved you'd still be out of luck even on the ExpressRC.
     

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