Progressive Scan DVD-Video Recorder


Progressive Scan DVD-Video Recorder with Built-in SD & PC Card Slots and TV Guide On ScreenTM - Records to DVD-RAM and DVD-R discs


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Browse and record easily

Find and Record Your Favorite Programs Easily with TV Guide On Screen 153;1
Your hectic schedule isn't always compatible with TV program schedules, so being able to quickly locate your favorite shows and record them for later viewing is important. The TV Guide On Screen 153; Electronic Program Guide lets you easily find your favorite programs and set up your DVD recorder to record them unattended. Explore program listings up to 8 days in advance, searching by genre or keyword to help narrow down your choices. Once you've found what you want in the listings, simply select the program and your DVD recorder will automatically begin recording at the preset time.

Watch and Record At the Same Time
You sit down to watch this week's episode of your favorite show and realize that you never got around to watching your recording of last week's episode. Not a problem with Time Slip 153;, featuring simultaneous record and play. Select this week's episode in the program guide, start recording, and as it records you can watch your recording of last week's episode.

What if you set up your DVD recorder to record a movie from 8:00 to 10:00 while you're out, but dinner was faster than you expected and you get home early? With our Chasing Playback feature, you don't have to wait for the program to finish recording in order to watch it. You can begin watching the portion of the program that has already been saved while the DVD recorder continues recording the remainder of the program.

Avoid Accidentally Recording Over A Program
If you own a VCR, it's almost certain that at some point someone has accidentally recorded over a movie or show that you wanted to keep. One-Touch Record will save your favorite programs from the same fate by automatically scanning the disc for blank space before starting the recording process. No more worries that your favorite sitcom's season finale will be overwritten by a family member's Sunday fishing show.

Browse Through Your Recordings Using Thumbnails
You and your family are sure to enjoy the convenience of your DVD recorder so much that you'll have a large library of recordings in no time. Keeping track of all those programs would be difficult if it weren't for our enhanced Direct Navigator, which displays thumbnails of every program on the disc as you browse, making it easy to identify the contents of each recording.

Film-Like Image Quality
The goal of any playback device should be accurate reproduction of the original content. In the case of DVDs, most of that content is film-based. Utilizing advanced progressive scan2 playback techniques and very accurate MPEG video decoders, this DVD recorder provides an image that faithfully represents the image you see at your favorite movie theater.

Learn more about progressive scan playback and how it improves your movie watching experience.

  1. To use this function, your DVD recorder must be connected to a TV antenna and able to receive a terrestrial broadcast that includes EPG data in the transmission. VCR Plus+ will not be available unless the DVD recorder has retrieved EPG program listings. TV GUIDE and other related marks are registered marks of Gemstar-TV Guide International, Inc. and/or one of its affiliates. TV Guide On Screen, G-LINK, VCR Plus+ and PlusCode are registered marks of Gemstar-TV Guide International and/or one of its affiliates.
  2. In order to take advantage of a progressive scan DVD player, your TV must be capable of accepting and displaying a progressive scan signal (480p).

SpecificationsExpand All

    • Multi-Format Playback (Playable Disc Type)
    • DVD-RAM Video Playback Capability
    • DVD-RW, DVD-R Playback Capability
    • CD, CD-R/RW Playback Capability
    • MP3 Playback Capability
    • Recordable Disc Type
    • Time Slip Function
    • TV Guide On ScreenTM Program Guide
    • Built-in Hard Disk Drive
    • Relief Recording to Hard Disk
    • One-Touch Record and Play
    • Rapid Random Access, Recording and Playback
    • Auto Renewal Recording
    • Playlist Playback
    • Direct Navigator
    • Selectable Recording Modes
    • New Direct Navigator
    • Quick View
    • Bilingual Recording
    • Picture Quality Improvement Functions
    • Progressive Scanning
    • Video D/A Converter
    • Picture Control
    • Black Level Control
    • Cinema Mode
    • Horizontal Resolution
    • Image Viewer/Storage (for memory cards)
    • MPEG2 Encoding with Hybrid VBR (Variable Bit Rate) Technology
    • Dolby Digital® (Dolby AC-3) 2ch Audio Recording
    • Audio Recording Level Control
    • Advanced Surround (V.S.S.)
    • Dialogue Enhancer
    • Audio D/A Converter
    • A/V Inputs
    • DV Input Terminal
    • PC Card Slot
    • Built-in SD Card Slot
    • 2ch Audio Out
    • A/V Outputs
    • Component Video Out (Y, PB, PR)
    • S-Video Outputs
    • Composite Video Outputs
    • Optical Digital Output for DTS® & Dolby Digital® Surround Sound
    • Digital Audio Out
    • SD Card Playable File Formats
    • Power Source
    • Power Consumption
    • Remote Control
    • Model Color
    • Color
    • Dimensions (H x W x D)
    • Weight



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