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TiVo Premiere

Reinvented. Reimagined. Really cool. – TiVo Premiere powered by RCN

Now available in Philadelphia – Introducing TiVo Premiere with RCN VOD. The coolest TiVo ever, it’s way more than a DVR. It’s also a web box, a movie box, and a music box, all wrapped into one easy-to-use device. It even gives you access to one of the world’s largest On Demand libraries. And you can’t get all this in stores—it’s only yours from RCN. And now, TiVo premiere from RCN includes new, visually stunning high-definition menus to make browsing, exploring, and discovering what you want to watch even easier!


Already an RCN customer and want to get TiVo Premiere? Here is what you need to know:

How much is TiVo Premiere from RCN?

TiVo Premiere is available for $12.95. There is no additional monthly TiVo service fee necessary.

TiVo Premiere requires Digital TV service and Internet service with RCN.

To upgrade your services and add TiVo Premiere, please login to the customer center or call our customer service representatives at 800-RING-RCN.

Already have Digital TV service and Internet service with RCN?

Great! To order your RCN TiVo Premiere and have it professionally installed by RCN technicians, please login to the customer center to place your order or call our customer service representatives at 800-RING-RCN.


TiVo Premiere from RCN. On Demand’s the Difference


TiVo Premiere from RCN
Direct TiVo Premiere
TiVo Service Cost per month
No TiVo monthly service plan needed
TiVo service plans required
(ranging from $12.95 - $399.99)
TiVo service not available
DVR Purchase Price
Monthly Rental Fee
$299.99 plus service
Monthly Rental Fee
Access to RCN ON DEMAND (1,000s of hours of ON DEMAND)
Professional Installation
Records SD/HD programming
400 Hours SD / 45 Hours HD
400 Hours SD / 45 Hours HD
90 Hours SD / 20 Hours HD
View content in 1080p and 1080i HD formats
Search TV listings and Video ON DEMAND offerings
Listen to millions of songs from Rhapsody®
Access videos on YouTube
Schedule recordings on the web or your mobile phone
Network multiple DVRs - watch or transfer shows from room to room

Note: RCN TiVo Premiere requires RCN internet service. Actual hours of programming will vary based on the Bit-Rates in which your programming is recorded at.


Record your favorite TV shows in HD.

Record, play, pause, rewind and even watch replays in slow motion. Use Season Pass and Wish List to catch up on your favorite shows, and personalize your viewing experience with TiVo recommendations.

Record what you want. When you want.

From where you want. Not at home? Take advantage of our Remote Scheduling feature to find shows and schedule recordings online using a computer or your smartphone.

Take your shows with you.

With TiVo® Premiere from RCN, it’s easy to transfer recorded TV shows and movies to your laptop, smartphone or other mobile device.

Listen to music on the best speakers in your house.

Pandora® lets you create custom Internet radio stations personalized just for you, playing only the music you love!

Enjoy one of the world’s largest On Demand Libraries.

Explore RCN OnDemand and YouTube™ libraries for hours of entertainment.

Access Online Entertainment.

Enjoy games, music videos, web videos, photos & podcasts.

Go Green and Get a Lower Energy Bill.

TiVo Premiere is the first and only DVR in the world to be Energy Star certified.

TiVo App for iPhone and iPod Touch.

Access your TiVo Premiere through the iPad, iPhone, and iTouch using the free TiVo Premiere App, offering direct access to search RCN's Video On Demand via gesture-based controls. Get more from your shows by accessing the TiVo program guide, schedule one-time recordings, and Season Pass recordings, explore cast and crew as well as other recommendations of favorite shows. Plus, share comments with friends on Facebook® and Twitter®. Learn More >

See programs recorded from another room on the TV.

TiVo boxes connected to the TiVo Wireless Adapter, can easily transfer non-copy protected HD shows between TVs. Have more than one TiVo, simply connect all of your TiVo boxes to your home network and you can enjoy the convenience of multi-room viewing.

Exclusively from RCN — Get the most out of your TV.
Note: The TiVo Slide Remote will work with TiVo Premiere from RCN although RCN does not currently offer the Slide Remote. To purchase the Slide Remote, please visit

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