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Introducing TiVo® for BlackBerry® smartphones

TiVo® for BlackBerry® smartphones

Product Overview

TiVo® for BlackBerry® smartphones is designed to allow BlackBerry® smartphone users to wirelessly control a TiVo® DVR and browse and record television shows using a BlackBerry smartphone.


TiVo® service allows TiVo users to schedule recordings of their favorite television shows. TiVo users can:

  • Connect a TiVo DVR to a home network or high-speed Internet connection to download music, videos, and movies
  • Record two different television shows simultaneously
  • Pause live or recorded television shows
  • Rewind recorded television shows
  • Access media files and transfer data between a computer and a TiVo DVR


Note: TiVo for BlackBerry smartphones is supported on BlackBerry smartphones running BlackBerry Device Software 4.2 and later. It is not supported on BlackBerry smartphones with trackwheels. BlackBerry smartphone users must have a wireless service data plan that supports web browsing to use TiVo for BlackBerry smartphones. BlackBerry smartphone users must have a TiVo account and TiVo DVR with Internet access to schedule recordings using TiVo for BlackBerry smartphones. TiVo for BlackBerry smartphones is currently only available in English. TiVo for BlackBerry® smartphones is currently only available in Canada and the United States.



The following features are included in TiVo for BlackBerry® smartphones:

  • Remote access to home television programming guide
  • Search programming guide based on television show title, actor, director, and category
  • Schedule recordings quickly and with ease

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Additional Support

For additional support related questions please visit TiVo Support


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