The DTR-Z500HD’s Slim and stylish design makes a statement in any room. This Freeview+ HD Digital TV recorder allows you to watch, record and pause digital SD and HD TV plus much more. With its 500GB Hard drive you can record hundreds of hours of your favourite programs, as well as catch up on missed BBC programs with BBC iPlayer via the red button.
- Record High Definition at the touch of a button
- Just Like Sky+ but with NO monthly contract or Fees
- BBC iPlayer available through Red Button
- Series Record
- 500GB to record up to 100 hours
Freeview+ HD Digital TV Recorder
Supporting the full feature set of Freeview+HD including the ability to record a complete TV series, reschedule a recording and alternative instance recording. Watch, record and pause digital SD and HD TV. Record 2 channels at the same time.
Enjoy watching 1080p High definition viewing with no contract. HD channels available are BBC HD, BBC ONE HD, ITVHD, and Channel 4HD or S4C HD. Plus SD channels upscale for better quality viewing. HD Channels support Dolby digital plus pulse, connect to home cinema system for premium-quality surround sound.
Trailer bookings and recommendations
Record a programme from its trailer with a single button press and get recommendations for programmes of interest based on existing timers.
Connect to home network via Ethernet or USB WiFi and enjoy BBC iPlayer and Automatic internet upgrades.
HDMI Switch allows you to connect your other HDMI devices to the box then run only one HDMI cable to you TV. 2x USB ports for Picture viewer, software updated and USB Wireless dongle. Ethernet connector.
Picture in picture, Changeable EPG (5 colour scheme options available), EPG and Library search feature, Genre search feature and Multiple delete function.
|Ideal use||Multiple HDMI sources 1 HDMI Display, Watch and Record Freeview HD, Connect to Home cinema system|
|Catch up services||BBC iPlayer|
|Built In Freeview Receiver||Yes|
|Built in Freeview Recorder||Yes|
|Number of Tuners||2|
|HD Output||1080p , 1080i, 720p, 720i, 576p, 576i|
|TV Guide||8 days|
|Picture in Picture||Yes|
|Teletext & Interactive||Yes - MHEG-5 1.06|
|Channel Control||Sorted & Hidden & Parental Control|
|Number of timers||Unlimited|
|Alternative Instance Recording||Yes, manage recordings that conflict|
|Dolby Digital Plus Pulse||Yes|
|Number of SCART sockets||1|
|HDMI Ports||HDMI OUT, 2x HDMI IN|
|Optical Digital Audio (SPDIF)||Yes|
|Pause and Rewind Live TV||Yes|
|One Touch Record||Yes|
|Skip (FF & RWD)||Yes|
|Number of simultaneous recording||2|
|Auto Standby||Yes, user selectable. Saves energy when you are not using it|
|Series Record||Yes, records the entire series for supported programs|
|Accurate Recording||Yes, changes recording time|
|Trailer bookings||Yes, Record a programme during its trailer|
|Recommendation||Yes, recommends programmes associated with pre set recordings|
|Library||Yes, select and manage your recordings|
|Silent In Standby||Yes|
|'Standby' power usage (watts)||<1W|
|'On' power usage (watts)||<30W|
|Radio Channels||Yes - Free to Air|
|TV Channels||Yes - MPEG-2 Free to Air & MPEG4 AVC|
|Measurement (HxWxL)||85mm x 380mm x x200mm|
|Casing||Black high gloss plastic|
|Accessories Included||Remote Control (incl. batteries), User Manual, Power Adapter and HDMI cable|
|Product name||TVonics DTR-Z500HD 500GB Freeview+ HD Digital TV Recorder|
- great product, fast delivery, good price
Quality Price Service
the product itself is great. does exactly what it does on the tin perfectly. only one bad point, is that when there are 2 channels being recorded, it can become very slow scrolling through the menus or guide
10/10 - service
9/10 - product (Posted on 14/01/2013)