TiVo

TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR

1,047 reviews$185

Record 4 shows at once and up to 75 hours of HD programming.

Replaces your cable box and works with your existing subscription (requires CableCARD); or plugs into any HD antenna to record over-the-air channels easily (over -the-air reception varies by location and is impacted by multiple factors).

Your favorite streaming apps are fully integrated: No more switching inputs, remotes or devices. Access Netflix, Amazon Prime, HBO GO, Hulu, Pandora and more from one, integrated experience.

Watch eye-popping 4K/UHD content. Fully 4K/Ultra High-Definition compatible right out of the box, so you can soak up all that crisp color, clarity and detail.

SkipMode allows you to skip through entire commercial breaks of recorded shows at the press of a single button.

QuickMode lets you watch recorded shows 30% faster with pitch-corrected audio.

TiVo service subscription is required. Options include a monthly service plan at $14.99/mo and a 1-year commitment, and an annual service plan at $149.99/year.

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  • SPECS
  • Released (Live)
    May 02, 2016
    (5 years ago)
    Wi-Fi
    Ethernet
    HDMI Input
    USB
    Good to know:
    Monthly service plan at $14.99/mo and a 1-year commitment, and an annual service plan at $149.99/year.
    Power cable
    AA Battery
    2
    2.7 inches ('')
    8.0 inches ('')
    4.3 inches ('')
    0.70 pounds (lb)
    White

    + BOLT 500GB Unified Entertainment System
    + Remote
    + Power cord
    + 6 ft. 4K HDMI cable
    + Owner's manual
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    Current Lowest $184.99 Mar 25, 2018
    Current Average $184.99 Mar 25, 2018
    Highest $199.99 Feb 13, 2018
    Lowest $115.00 Feb 05, 2017
  • COMPATIBILITIES / WORKS WITH
  • The TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR is not compatible / does not work with any other smart home products at moment.

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  • ANSWERS
    • Q1: What is a TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR?

      The TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR is a:

    • Q2: What was the release/launch date of the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR?

      The first generation of the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR was launched on Monday, May 2, 2016, basically 8 months ago.

    • Q3: How do I install / setup the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR myself?

    • Q4: Can I access/control/program the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR via a mobile phone app?

      Yes, the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR has the following mobile apps for Android and iOS:


    • Q5: Can I access/control/program the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR via a web browser interface?

      No, the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR has no web browser interface at the moment.


    • Q6: Does the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR have an Android App?

      Yes, the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR has the following Android App:

      In addition, the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR also has an app for iOS:

    • Q7: Does the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR have an iOS App?

      Yes, the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR has the following iOS App:

      In addition, the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR also has an app for Android:

    • Q8: Does the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR have a Windows Phone App?

      No, unfortunately the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR has no Windows Phone App at the moment.

      Please submit your email to be alerted when the Windows Phone App is officially released:

      Currently the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR does have apps for Android and iOS:

    • Q9: Does the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR have a Web Browser Interface?

      No, unfortunately the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR has no Web Browser Interface at the moment.

      Please submit your email to be alerted when the Web Browser Interface is officially released:

      Currently the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR does have apps for Android and iOS:

    • Q10: Does the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR have a Windows / Desktop / PC App?

      No, unfortunately the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR has no Windows / Desktop / PC App at the moment.

      Please submit your email to be alerted when the Windows / Desktop / PC App is officially released:

      Currently the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR does have apps for Android and iOS:

    • Q11: Does the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR require a monthly service fee?

      Yes, Monthly service plan at $14.99/mo and a 1-year commitment, and an annual service plan at $149.99/year.

    • Q12: Can I access the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR remotely, even when I am not at home?

      No, the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR does not facilitate remote access at the moment.

    • Q13: Does the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR have an IFTTT Channel?

      No, the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR has no IFTTT Channel at the moment.

    • Q14: Does the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR save energy?

      No, the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR does not save energy.

    • Q15: Does the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR improve my health?

      No, the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR does not improve your health.

    • Q16: Does the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR improve my safety?

      No, the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR does not improve your safety.

    • Q17: Is the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR dependent on other hardware such as a gateway or hub?

      No, the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR does not require any other hardware for proper product usability.

    • Q18: Which connectivity / radio protocols does the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR support?

      The TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR supports the following connectivity / radio protocols:

      Wi-Fi
      Ethernet
      HDMI
      USB
    • Q19: Does the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR support Wi-Fi connectivity?

      Yes, the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR does support Wi-Fi connectivity by default as a stand-alone product.

      In addition, the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR also supports the following connectivity / radio protocols:

      Ethernet
      HDMI
      USB
    • Q20: Does the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR support ZigBee connectivity?

      No, unfortunately the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR does not support ZigBee connectivity by default at the moment as a stand-alone product.

      Please submit your email to be alerted when ZigBee connectivity is officially integrated:

      Currently the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR supports the following connectivity / radio protocols:

      Wi-Fi
      Ethernet
      HDMI
      USB
    • Q21: Does the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR support Z-Wave US (908 MHz) connectivity?

      No, unfortunately the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR does not support Z-Wave US (908 MHz) connectivity by default at the moment as a stand-alone product.

      Please submit your email to be alerted when Z-Wave US (908 MHz) connectivity is officially integrated:

      Currently the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR supports the following connectivity / radio protocols:

      Wi-Fi
      Ethernet
      HDMI
      USB
    • Q22: Does the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR support Z-Wave EU (868 MHz) connectivity?

      No, unfortunately the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR does not support Z-Wave EU (868 MHz) connectivity by default at the moment as a stand-alone product.

      Please submit your email to be alerted when Z-Wave EU (868 MHz) connectivity is officially integrated:

      Currently the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR supports the following connectivity / radio protocols:

      Wi-Fi
      Ethernet
      HDMI
      USB
    • Q23: Does the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR support Z-Wave AU (921 MHz) connectivity?

      No, unfortunately the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR does not support Z-Wave AU (921 MHz) connectivity by default at the moment as a stand-alone product.

      Please submit your email to be alerted when Z-Wave AU (921 MHz) connectivity is officially integrated:

      Currently the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR supports the following connectivity / radio protocols:

      Wi-Fi
      Ethernet
      HDMI
      USB
    • Q24: Does the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR support 6LoWPAN connectivity?

      No, unfortunately the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR does not support 6LoWPAN connectivity by default at the moment as a stand-alone product.

      Please submit your email to be alerted when 6LoWPAN connectivity is officially integrated:

      Currently the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR supports the following connectivity / radio protocols:

      Wi-Fi
      Ethernet
      HDMI
      USB
    • Q25: Does the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR support Bluetooth connectivity?

      No, unfortunately the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR does not support Bluetooth connectivity by default at the moment as a stand-alone product.

      Please submit your email to be alerted when Bluetooth connectivity is officially integrated:

      Currently the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR supports the following connectivity / radio protocols:

      Wi-Fi
      Ethernet
      HDMI
      USB
    • Q26: Does the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR support HomeKit connectivity?

      No, unfortunately the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR does not support HomeKit connectivity by default at the moment as a stand-alone product.

      Please submit your email to be alerted when HomeKit connectivity is officially integrated:

      Currently the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR supports the following connectivity / radio protocols:

      Wi-Fi
      Ethernet
      HDMI
      USB
    • Q27: Does the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR support Thread connectivity?

      No, unfortunately the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR does not support Thread connectivity by default at the moment as a stand-alone product.

      Please submit your email to be alerted when Thread connectivity is officially integrated:

      Currently the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR supports the following connectivity / radio protocols:

      Wi-Fi
      Ethernet
      HDMI
      USB
    • Q28: Does the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR support AllJoyn connectivity?

      No, unfortunately the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR does not support AllJoyn connectivity by default at the moment as a stand-alone product.

      Please submit your email to be alerted when AllJoyn connectivity is officially integrated:

      Currently the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR supports the following connectivity / radio protocols:

      Wi-Fi
      Ethernet
      HDMI
      USB
    • Q29: Does the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR support Lutron Clear Connect connectivity?

      No, unfortunately the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR does not support Lutron Clear Connect connectivity by default at the moment as a stand-alone product.

      Please submit your email to be alerted when Lutron Clear Connect connectivity is officially integrated:

      Currently the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR supports the following connectivity / radio protocols:

      Wi-Fi
      Ethernet
      HDMI
      USB
    • Q30: Does the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR support Infrared (IR) connectivity?

      No, unfortunately the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR does not support Infrared (IR) connectivity by default at the moment as a stand-alone product.

      Please submit your email to be alerted when Infrared (IR) connectivity is officially integrated:

      Currently the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR supports the following connectivity / radio protocols:

      Wi-Fi
      Ethernet
      HDMI
      USB
    • Q31: Does the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR support 433 MHz connectivity?

      No, unfortunately the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR does not support 433 MHz connectivity by default at the moment as a stand-alone product.

      Please submit your email to be alerted when 433 MHz connectivity is officially integrated:

      Currently the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR supports the following connectivity / radio protocols:

      Wi-Fi
      Ethernet
      HDMI
      USB
    • Q32: Does the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR support Ethernet connectivity?

      Yes, the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR does support Ethernet connectivity by default as a stand-alone product.

      In addition, the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR also supports the following connectivity / radio protocols:

      Wi-Fi
      HDMI
      USB
    • Q33: Does the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR support X10 connectivity?

      No, unfortunately the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR does not support X10 connectivity by default at the moment as a stand-alone product.

      Please submit your email to be alerted when X10 connectivity is officially integrated:

      Currently the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR supports the following connectivity / radio protocols:

      Wi-Fi
      Ethernet
      HDMI
      USB
    • Q34: Does the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR support AirPlay connectivity?

      No, unfortunately the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR does not support AirPlay connectivity by default at the moment as a stand-alone product.

      Please submit your email to be alerted when AirPlay connectivity is officially integrated:

      Currently the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR supports the following connectivity / radio protocols:

      Wi-Fi
      Ethernet
      HDMI
      USB
    • Q35: Does the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR support DECT connectivity?

      No, unfortunately the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR does not support DECT connectivity by default at the moment as a stand-alone product.

      Please submit your email to be alerted when DECT connectivity is officially integrated:

      Currently the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR supports the following connectivity / radio protocols:

      Wi-Fi
      Ethernet
      HDMI
      USB
    • Q36: Does the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR support HDMI connectivity?

      Yes, the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR does support HDMI connectivity by default as a stand-alone product.

      In addition, the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR also supports the following connectivity / radio protocols:

      Wi-Fi
      Ethernet
      USB
    • Q37: Does the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR support Play-Fi connectivity?

      No, unfortunately the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR does not support Play-Fi connectivity by default at the moment as a stand-alone product.

      Please submit your email to be alerted when Play-Fi connectivity is officially integrated:

      Currently the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR supports the following connectivity / radio protocols:

      Wi-Fi
      Ethernet
      HDMI
      USB
    • Q38: Does the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR support Google Cast connectivity?

      No, unfortunately the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR does not support Google Cast connectivity by default at the moment as a stand-alone product.

      Please submit your email to be alerted when Google Cast connectivity is officially integrated:

      Currently the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR supports the following connectivity / radio protocols:

      Wi-Fi
      Ethernet
      HDMI
      USB
    • Q39: Does the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR support USB connectivity?

      Yes, the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR does support USB connectivity by default as a stand-alone product.

      In addition, the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR also supports the following connectivity / radio protocols:

      Wi-Fi
      Ethernet
      HDMI
    • Q40: What type of power supply does the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR use?

      The TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR uses a Power Cable/Adapter and 2 AA Batteries as power supply.

    • Q41: What are the dimensions (height / width / depth) of the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR?

      2.7 inches ('') 6.9 centimeters (cm) 69 millimeters (mm)
      8.0 inches ('') 20.3 centimeters (cm) 203 millimeters (mm)
      4.3 inches ('') 10.9 centimeters (cm) 109 millimeters (mm)
    • Q42: What is the weight of the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR?

      0.70 pounds (lb) 318 grams (g) 11.20 ounces (oz)
    • Q43: In which colors is the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR available?

      White
    • Q44: What is in the box / the box content of a purchased TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR?

      • BOLT 500GB Unified Entertainment System
      • Remote
      • Power cord
      • 6 ft. 4K HDMI cable
      • Owner's manual
    • Q45: What is the Product ID of the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR?

      R84950

    • Q46: Where can I find troubleshooting / help support for the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR?

    • Q47: What are the best alternatives to the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR?

      In case you are considering an alternative to / similar product like the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR, we recommend to review the following products:

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    • Q48: With which products is the TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR compatible / 'works with'?

      The TiVo BOLT 500 GB DVR is not compatible / does not work with any other smart home products at the moment.

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