|EPG & text
||7 day EPG, TV guide
||Widescreen switching, subtitle & TeleText support, parental lock by channel or event, games embedded.
*Please note that Topfield does not guarantee their products should failure occur as a result of a badly written TAP
||4:3/16:9/Pan and Scan/Letterbox settings - set TV type (4:3 or 16:9) and independently set letterbox or fullscreen as desired, picture-in-picture - position on the screen and select to view two programmes simultaneously or monitor a recording whilst watching another programme etc; PAL/NTSC/auto video output
||2 x PCMCIA common interface slots, compatible with PayTV cam and card (Conax, Cryptoworks, Irdeto, Nagravision, Seca & Viaccess compatible - including Setanta Sports)
||Quiet 160GB IDE built in (88 hours for 4Mbps transmission stream)
||Numerous trick-play options - FF, Reverse Play, Slow Motion; A-B repeat; pause and use trick play functions with live TV by using hard disk buffer.
MHEG EPG and guide supported; channel change in less than 1 second; full-colour on-screen display with selectable display time, position and text transparency; cursor driven navigation on the remote; format hard disk option; A-B partial erase of recording - say to remove adverts prior to playback or output of a programme; file list navigation by programme name, record date and programme number
website and USB2 or RS232C link.
Topfield Application Programmes (TAPs) can be added to enable additional
functionality; TAPs can be developed and used by home users or
downloaded from other users, although TAP functionality is not covered
by the guarantee
||Scart 1: RGB/Component/S-Video/composite video & stereo audio out
Scart 2: Composite video & stereo audio out; composite video, S-Video, RGB & stereo audio loopthrough
Optical digital output (toslink) - Dolby Digital (AC-3) compatible
Stereo line out via 2 x RCA/phono
Independent S-Video & composite video outputs too
Twin antenna inputs with RF loop outputs (use with a single antenna and supplied loop-through cable or with two independent antenna feeds for tuning to different services)
Additional independent RF in and outputs
RS-232C 9 pin D-sub connector
||MPEG 1, 2 & 3 decoding, MP3 jukebox option allows music files to be transferred to internal hard disk and for TF5800PVR to function as an MP3 jukebox
||Remote control, batteries, RF loop-through cable, basic scart cable
||Instant count-down timer recording, manual event timer recording, daily/weekly/weekend/weekday timer recording, set timer programmes via EPG; up to 70 timer events can be pre-programmed
||Twin Freeview tuners with independent view and record channel controls, plus record two different channels at once and output up to a further two different channels via combinations of RF and AV outputs - two additional channels from the same multiplexes as those already being recorded so, for instance, record a channel from "Mux-A" & record a channel from "Mux-B" and watch a different channel from "Mux-A" and output another channel from "Mux-B" via either RF output or Scart.
Modulated RF output assignable between channels 21 and 69, with single antenna or dual antenna feed options
Up to 2000 channel memory, channel list editing, favourites setting
Multi-standard (PAL/NTSC) modulated output
|W x H x D (mm)
||340 x 60 x 265