Humax FVP5000T 500GB Freeview Play HD TV Recorder
"Humax has done it yet again, with another great HD TV box" - What Hi-Fi? Award 2019
"Best PVR" - What Hi-Fi? 5 Star Award Winner 2021
The all new Freeview Play HD TV Recorder can give you instant access to the best in Catch-up TV and On-Demand. Because of the three digital tuners, you are now able to record up to 4 programmes at one time - while watching another!
This is the simplest Freeview Play Recorder so far, it has an easy set up and has its own built in Wi-Fi to provide you with the ultimate Subscription Free TV Entertainment experience. Humax's newest range of compact Freeview Play recorders bring together form and function beautifully. You can flip through the 7 day electronic programme guide to choose, remind or record your fave TV shows and films. And thanks to the new improved intelligent search makes it all the more easier to search for the show you want from Live TV, Recordings and Catch-Up. You don't need to worry about confusing cables, as you can just use the built in Wi-Fi to connect to your home network. You'll have the chance to catch uup on missed programmes from the last 7 days through a single guide, which includes: BBC iPlayer, ITV Hub, All 4, and Demand 5. In addition to all of this, your favourite TV shows can be recorded from the same screen, and up to 8 days in advance.
There are new 'hot keys' on the remote control:
There are also some Electronic Programme Guide improvements:
- Freeview Play button - Access TV Guide, On-Demand, Top Picks, Recordings, Media, Settings Catch-Up, and Apps from a single screen.
- On-Demand button - Access catch-up services such as BBC iPlayer, ITV Hub, All 4, Demand 5, UKTV plus YouTube, Humax Eye app and additional Humax apps.
- Netflix button - Directly access your Netflix account (a Netflix streaming membership is required.)
- Smart Search (the magnifying glass icon) - Easy input programme details and the smart search feature will scan for your programme selection from Live TV, On-Demand, Freeview Play apps and Recordings.
- Surf and Scan Banner - While you are watching TV, press the 'OK' button, and a banner will appear from the bottom of the screen which will display the programme's informantion. You can press either the 'up' or 'down' arrows around the OK button to scroll up and down the channel list, which will be displayed on the left hand side of the screen, and if you press the OK button again more detailed programme information is displayed in a larger pop up panel. In this page you'll have the option to record the programme, or set a reminder to watch it later.
- New Recordings Screen - You can choose between thumbnails in a grid or vertical list to look at content fast and simply.
- Media Player - You'll be able to play media from connected storage devices (like USBs) or home networked devices on to the big screen, you can listen to digital music files or stream live content from connected smart phones or tablets.
- Have the chance to pair with the Humax H3 Smart media player - Get a multi-room TV experience with no subscriptions.
- And with the built in Humax Eye app - you'll be able to view home security live or playback recordings on your TV via the 5000T.
EPG: 8 days forward, 7 day catch up
Recording Hours: Up to 250SD hours, 125HD)
Power Type: External Adaptor
Power Consumption: Max. 30w (Standby: under 0.5w)
Input Voltage: AC 100-240,50/60Hz 0.9A
Protection: Separate internal fuse & lightning protection
NAND Flash: 512MB
RAM: 1GB (DDR3)
Video Decoder: MPEG-2 ISO/IEC 13818
Transport Stream Specification
Picture Decoder: MPG2 I-Frame, JPEG, JPEG2000, BMP, GIF, PNG
Output Resolution: 576i, 576p, 720p and 1080i/1080p resolutions
Graphics: 32bpp with 256 alpha blending 1280 x 720 resolution for Native UI & Web Page, 3 layers (GUI/Subtitle & Teletext / Web Page)
Audio Mode: Single/Dual/Mono/Stereo/Joint Stereo
Audio Decoder: MPEG/MusiCam Layer I & II
Dolby: Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus
LED Display: 2 colour (Red in recording, Blue operation, Red in stand-by)
Buttons: 5 Keys (Power, Vol+/-, Ch+/-)
Front End (Tuner/Demodulator)
Demodulation: DVB-T2: (OFDM)
Input Connector: IEC 169-2, Female (RF) x 1
Loop Connetor: IEC 169-2, Male (RF) x 1
Frequency Range: 470MHz - 858MHz
Signal Level: -70 to 10 dBm
Tuner: IEC 169-2, Female/Male
TV Scart: No
RCA Out: 1 x CVBS/L/R
HDMI Out: 1 x HDMI 1.4 with HDCP
S/PDIF Out: 1 x Optical
USB: 2 x USB 2.0 ( 1 x Rear, 1 x Side)
Ethernet: 1 x Fast Ethernet 100BaseT (RJ45)
Wi-Fi: Yes Built-in 802.11n A Band (2.4GHz/5GHz Dual band 2T2R)
Quick Strat Guide: Yes
User Manual: Yes
Remote Control: Yes
Batteries: 2 x AAA
HDMI Cable: Yes (1.5m)
Size (W x H x D) mm: 280 x 48 x 200