It can record up to to 455 hours of programmes onto its capacious 160GB hard disc, or 23 hours using the top quality, high bitrate recording mode. Via HDMI, the RDR-HXD890 will also upscale video to 1080p resolutions, so pictures will look fantastic on your HD LCD or plasma television, even if they're older, standard definition recordings. But the list doesn't stop there!
The RDRHXD890 also features DivX and MP3 playback, a USB socket for connection of compatible memory sticks, MP3 players or portable hard discs, an MP3 jukebox mode for easy music playback and even simultaneous photo slideshow with MP3 accompaniment. Great quality recording with easy scheduling using the user-friendly Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), gorgeous playback of DVDs and recorded material and a solid, Sony-quality design and build, the RDR HXD890 is a top-notch PVR. Ex Display model from Major UK High Street AV Retailer- absolutely as new condition-Free of any marks or scratches-Displayed in glass cabinet. Comes in replacement or original box (depends of stock level). "Performs exceptionally well, oodles of functionality", "Slimline by design and serious in appearance, Sony's latest 160GB HDD/DVD recorder will doubtless attract plenty of shop window admirers, and it has the specs to match".
"Top marks for build, style and ease of use, an excellent TV and DVD picture plus faithful recordings - that's how you make an Award-winner", "The tuner is so good, it puts our five-star reference TV in its place with ease". Images are utterly clean, while edges are razor sharp. Watching rolling news channels doesn't throw up issues with motion, and overall colours are vivid yet natural, with deep black levels rendered faithfully, too. 160GB capacity for a max recording of 455 hours (23 in HQ+ recording mode) onto the Hard Disk Drive.
HDMI output with 1080p upscaling to maximise picture quality even on large screens. Electronic Programme Guide offering simple, 3-step on-screen timer programming and TV Guide. Integrated Digital and Analogue Tuner delivering the latest TV channels in digital clarity. 2x USB ports for connecting a PictBridge compatible printer, digital camera or other USB storage devices. HDD Cam Connection Record your memories onto the Hard Disk Drive and choose between different modes.X-Pict Story is an enhanced Photo Slide Show feature which enables you to frame your photos with the appropriate look and feel through sound and transition effects. The final result can be burnt onto DVD and shared among family and friends. Digital Music Jukebox store and enjoy up to 50,000 of your favourite songs. Digital Photo Album view, edit and store digital still images or burn them to a DVD for sharing. Series Link - With the touch of a button your recorder will automatically record all episodes of your favourite series and you will not miss anything during the season.
Stereo line (2 x RCA/phono). REAR: HDMI output with High Definition upscaling of all video up to 1080p Scart 1: RGB, S-Video and composite video + stereo audio out Scart 2: RGB, S-Video and composite video + stereo audio in; composite video + stereo audio out Component video out (3 x RCA/phono) with PAL/NTSC progressive scan S-Video out (via 4 pin mini DIN) Composite video out (via RCA/phono) FRONT: DV in for connection of external camcorder or DV device USB in for connection of external storage device for playback through or copying to recorder USB out (PictBridge compatible) for connecting an external printer S-Video, composite video and stereo audio in. DVD-RAM, DVD/-R/-RW/+R/RW, DVD-R/+R Dual Layer, CD/-R/-RW, S/VCD, MP3, DivX, JPEG. DVD-R/-RW/+R/+RW/+R, DVD-/+R Dual Layer, Hard Disk.
160GB built in (up to 999 titles). Format, programme title, disc title, disc protect, finalise/unfinalise, chapter, erase all/chapter/A-B/title, divide, create playlist, combine/divide playlists. Chase playback - watch from the start of a recording, whilst the end is still being recorded. Pause live TV using hard disk buffer.
Simultaneous record one programme whilst playing back another. Jukebox plays back audio tracks, images stored or transferred to internal hard disk or from external storage device connected to player's USB input. Create photo albums, music playlists, slideshows. Title list with thumbnail navigation (sort by date, title or track number), parental control, instant replay, title/chapter/track search, audio dynamic range compression option for late night/quiet listening. Fast playback with sound scan mode.
Repeat (A-B), programme, search (time/title/chapter/track). Numerous picture control modes for noise reduction (different modes), detail, enhancement of different colour tones, gamma, hue and chroma. Remaining disk space checker, simultaneous record and playback on DVD &/or HD, DV->DVD one-touch dubbing from external DV camera. Programme edit from external camera.
Auto chapter index mark (every 10/15 minutes). Full Freeview EPG, digital text (MHEG); Guide+ analogue EPG. 32 event, 30 days in advance. Programme via Freeview EPG, analogue Guide+ EPG or standard manual setting, "Series Record" mode takes info from EPG to record each episode of a series, quick timer (countdown) recording. Freeview tuner with 7 Day EPG (Electronic Programme Guide) scheduling, digital text (MHEG); analogue tuner with NICAM & Guide+ programme guide; independent Freeview and analogue TV antenna in and outputs.
Approximate Recording Time in Hours. Copy between hard disc, DVD/CD and USB devices. Dolby Digital, DTS, Linear PCM, MPEG.Remote control (with multi-brand TV control too) and batteries. W x H x D (mm). 430 x 76.5 x 288. Sony Braviasync compatible - allows control of the PVR via a Bravia televisions remote control (via HDMI), easy setup mode (auto tune, clock set), parental lock, child lock, 4:3/16:9 output setting. Not all options available for all disc types. This only applies to items sent by Parcelforce, CityLink and MyHermes. Proof of posting will be available. Some drivers will not allow you to open the item to check it, if this happens sign your name with the word "UNCHECKED" next to it as then a claim can be made if damage is found later. We guarantee these items to work on arrival as they are checked and packaged by us before listing and dispatch.
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