Maybe not necessarily. The individual parts are not Sony. One problem, when I search SanDisks' site, nothing turned up regarding this DOC.
Many of us do not want to run a computer just to watch TV especially if you have touse another M$ bloated software. Besides, these are power hogs enough.
Free, abundant OTA television separates this country from many others. ATSC1 has only been in force since 2009. The wireless industry has enough spectrum. Enough of 'planned obsolesce'.