Customers With Disabilities
  • Services  

    Order Services

    See All Plans & Bundles

    Special Deals



    Current Customers

    Add or Change Services

    Renew or Change Bundle


    About FiOS

    FiOS Internet

    FiOS TV

    FiOS Digital Voice


    High Speed Internet (DSL)


    Home Phone

    Find out which Verizon services are available at your address.

  • My Verizon  

    Email & Calls

    Check Email

    Verizon Visual 411



    My Services

    Add or Change Services

    Renew or Change Bundle

    Review Account

    Manage My Internet

    Manage My Voice


    My Rewards+

    Manage My Rewards+

    Refer a Friend




  • Support  

    Community help





    Search Support

    Connect with us

    Verizon on Facebook Verizon on Twitter Verizon on Google Plus Verizon on YouTube

  • Watch FiOS  

    Watch thousands of your favorite TV shows and movies On Demand and Live. Rent or buy your favorites and watch them on any device. Or, check what's on tonight and program your DVR. You can do it all!

    Watch Free TV & Movies



    Rent or Buy

    Set your TV Viewing Experience

  • Trending  

    Check out this personalized, real-time feed featuring the latest content and entertainment from around the Web including new headlines, sports, entertainment and more.

    News & Lifestyle

    Have a laugh, learn a trick and discover the awesomeness of FiOS. Explore FiOS Lounge today.

    FiOS Lounge





Posts: 1
Registered: ‎06-03-2012
0 Kudos

DVR to Record More Shows

Does Veriozon plan to offer anything to compete with the other providers as far as recording more shows?  My DVR fills up quick and I often have to record shows in other rooms on other DVRs...which is a real pain.  Also, it seems the capapcity of recording high definition shows is very limited.  The website says 80 hours of standard definition, but I wouldn't think anyone ever recorded standard definition anymore.  We have been seeing more commercials with Direct TV and ATT that advertise recording of up to 6 shows and speeds are increasing with internet as well.  I am not sure FIOS is keeping up...and use to be the best thing going.  Just curious if anyone has heard of anything new coming...other than a new guide menu (which by the way is much better than the old one).

Platinum Contributor I
Posts: 5,881
Registered: ‎07-22-2009
0 Kudos

Re: DVR to Record More Shows

Verizon has a few different models. 


The 6416 and the 7216 model are smaller 160 gb, hard drives. 


The 6416 can not be expanded

the 7216 can be expanded using an ESATA external hardrive, upto 2 TB 

The model 7232 has a 500 Gb Hard drive built in and can also be expanded. 


Verizon offers the 7232 to customers but you have to pay for the shipping/upgrade fee of $40.00  

You can order that online, by signing in at and then clicking on FIOS TV   there will be a small link that says "Get more DVR storage" 


and then on the bottom of the next page is a link that says "

If your current set-top box does not have an eSATA port, or if you are seeking a larger capacity DVR, Sign Up Now for a DVR upgrade request."


My Verizon

Support Tools

Watch FiOS


  • Visual 411