I've had this for about 18 months and it has finally given up the ghost. I am now trying to recover the contents, not all of which is backed up.
But even when it was "working" it has always been very temperamental, regularly freezing and needing turning off and on again, often in the middle of whatever I was watching. Sitting down to watch something was always a will-it-won't-it affair.
And the menus were painfully laggy -- often taking 2-3 seconds to respond to the remote, which on a device like this feels like eternity.
There were lots of cheaper devices around at the time, but I trusted the iomega brand and opted for "quality".
Won't be making… Read more