Pioneer DVR-533-S Progressive Scan DVD Recorder ItÂs a one-stop shop for watching DVD movies recording TV shows and home movies onto a Hard Disk Drive then watching or recording them to DVD. The built-in 80GB Hard Disk Drive lets you record lots of home movies and TV shows for temporary storage. Once theyÂre recorded you can watch them whenever you want edit them delete them or burn them to DVD. The DVR-533H-S can hold up to 170 hours of content (recorded at lowest video quality - SEP Mode). When burning your recorded content to DVD from the Hard Disk Drive an hour-long program recorded in SEP (lowest video quality) mode can take less than 30 seconds to burn Â thatÂs approximately 120x (max) speed. With Disc Backup a Pioneer exclusive you can make a direct file transfer of your home-movie DVD back to the Hard Disk Drive and from that make as many copies of your home movie as you want all at blazing speed. With the recording mode set to SEP mode (lowest video quality) you can get up to 10 hours on one disc Included is an easy 8-day Electronic Program Guide (EPG) from TV Guide®. Just find your favorite programs and select them for recording. And hereÂs the best part: thereÂs no fee for this valuable service. ItÂs free! The i-LINK (a.k.a. ÂDVÂ and ÂIEEE 1394Â) interface allows you to transfer your DV (Digital Video) home movies smoothly to the Hard Disk Drive.
Record your library of home movies and your favorite television programs to disc quickly and easily with the Pioneer DVR-533H-S DVD recorder. The built-in 80 GB hard drive lets you record lots of home movies and TV shows for temporary storage and it can hold up to 170 hours of content (recorded at lowest video quality--SEP Mode). Once recorded you can watch them whenever you want edit them delete them or burn them to DVD. The DVR-533H-S burns to DVD-R/RW discs and is compatible with playback of CD-R/RW VCD and SVCD disc formats as well as JPEG WMA and MP3 digital file formats.
The DVR-533H-S includes a built-in TV tuner and the free and easy-to-use 8-day TV Guide On Screen interactive program guide--just find your favorite programs and select them for recording. The Chase Play function lets you watch stop or pause a show being recorded to the hard drive--even while you're recording it. It also includes a commercial skip feature that lets you jump ahead 30 seconds at a time.
The i.LINK (also known as Firewire or IEEE 1394) interface allows you to transfer your DV (Digital Video) home movies from your digital video camcorder smoothly to the hard drive. If your movies were shot in analog format inputs for composite video/S-video and Left-Right audio are provided for dubbing them directly to DVD. With Disc Backup you can make a direct file transfer of your home-movie DVD back to the hard drive and from that make as many copies of your home movie as you want all at blazing speed.
The Smart VBR (Variable Bit Recording) recording functionality lets you choose the quality level/recording time that best suits you. Choose from Fine SP LP EP and Auto; Auto automatically sets the optimal recording quality for the time remaining on the hard drive.
This DVD player's PureCinema 2:3 Progressive Scan gives you a more film-like presentation when watching movies. The 54MHz/10-bit video DAC (Digital to Analog Converter) delivers beautiful video quality. Other features include Dolby Digital and DTS Digital surround sound outputs and a high-end 24-bit/192kHz audio DAC (Digital to Analog Converter) for superb musical performance. It offers the following connection options:
- Composite AV In: 2
- Composite AV Out: 2
- S-Video In: 2
- S-Video Out: 2
- Component video Out: 1
- RF In: 1
- RF Out: 1
- Digital optical audio: 1
What's in the Box DVD recorder remote control DVD-RW disc printed operating instructions