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HDD Multimedia Player + DVR with DVB-T (Hi-Def up to 1080i)

Average Customer Rating:  based on 4 reviewsprice range: 100.94 - 96.27
Product code: CVHQ-E19
HDD Media Player
HDD Media Player
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HDD Multimedia Player + DVR with DVB-T (Hi-Def up to 1080i). A true multimedia powerhouse, this HDD Digital Player/Recorder comes in a stylish form factor with in a glossy piano black finish with brushed metal highlights.

The CVHQ-E19 has already been called "World's Best HDD Media Player and DVR" by some people because it comes with such a dazzling feature set offering you an unbeatable combination of power, versatility and functionality for the modern digital age. This is a High Definition SATA hard disk drive (HDD) enclosure that provides you with the functionality of a multimedia file player, Digital Video Recorder with OTR and Time Shift functions, DVB-T receiver for Digital TV reception and high capacity HDD for file storage. Fully HD Ready out of the box, with native support for 1080i High-Definition output, the CVHQ-E19 immerses you in an exciting world of modern digital entertainment.

Capable of using SATA hard drives (2.5 or 3.5 inch) up to a massive 1.5TB HDD, this HD DVR Player has built-in media recording and playback to give you all the space you will ever need to enjoy your favorite digital multimedia. Watch, listen, create and enjoy. With full support for a range of video, audio and image formats, the power of this multi-functional HDD system gives you the freedom to enjoy the multimedia that you want, when you want, opening up a world of digital possibilities. A responsive remote controlled user interface places you in full control of the powerful built-in features.

An additional bonus feature for those of you living in the EU, the onboard DVB-T tuner allows you to enjoy high quality digital TV on your existing TV set. This unit make a great alternative to a limited feature set top box, since this unit also works like TiVo, coming with a powerful Timeshift feature with fully customizable recording schedules to ensure that you never miss a minute of your favorite show again.

The CVHQ-E19 is perfect for enjoying your favorite digital media with your family, entertaining friends and visitors and also for special occasions like parties. This would also make an ideal gift for anybody who enjoys high definition entertainment, has a large collection of digital multimedia, or has a busy lifestyle and would appreciate a great alternative to TiVo.

At a Glance...
  • Model CVHQ-E19 Hi-Def 1080 DVB-T HDD Multimedia Player Recorder (up to 1.5TB)
  • Native support for 1080i High-Definition output
  • Built-in DVB-T receiver for high quality Digital TV
  • Excellent TiVo alternative with powerful Timeshift recording function and customizable schedules
  • Takes up to a massive 1.5TB HDD (3.5") or 500GB HDD (2.5") to meet all your storage needs
  • Easy to use and responsive menu interface
  • Perfect for personal entertainment or sharing digital media with family, friends and guests

Note: This product is not sold with a Hard Disk included. You will need to purchase a hard disk separately. The disk must be formatted in FAT32 if you want to connect the unit to a TV for file management. The HDD can also include an NTFS partition for simple external disk storage (via USB), however when using this unit as a stand-alone media unit we recommend formatting your entire disk in FAT32.


China Manufacturer Specifications

  • Primary Function: High definition hard drive based DVP / DVR / Storage Enclosure
  • Hard Disk Enclosure Information:
    - SATA 3.5 Inch Enclosure
    - Max HDD Size (2.5 Inch): 500GB
    - Max HDD Size (3.5 Inch): 1.5TB
    - File System: FAT32 or NTFS
    - Notes: FAT32 (for Stand Alone Media Operation - connected to TV). NTFS (for data access and storage when connected to computer with USB)
  • Supported Video Formats: DAT, MPG, AVI, MPEG 1, MPEG 2, MPEG 4, DIVX, XVID
  • Supported Audio Formats: MP3, OGG
  • Supported Picture Format: JPEG, MJPEG, BMP
  • Supported Subtitle Formats: SRT, SMI, SST
  • Aspect Ratio: Pan Scan 4:3, Letter Box 4:3 and 16:9
  • TV System: NTSC, PAL, 480P, 576P, 720P 50HZ, 720P 60HZ, 1080i 50Hz, 1080i 60Hz
  • AV Recording Format: MPEG2 (720x576 high)
  • Recording Presets: High, Medium, Low
  • Example AV Recording Time on a 250GB Drive (or Partition):
    - High Quality: 50 Hours
    - Medium Quality: 100 Hours
    - Low Quality: 150 Hours
  • DA Conversion: 24-bit/192KHz
  • DVB-T: MPEG2
  • Digital TV Regions (23): Taiwan, Italy, France, Germany, UK, China, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Sweden, Spain, Switzerland
  • Languages: English, Chinese Simplified, Chinese Traditional, Japanese, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Korean, Russian, Nederlands
  • AD Conversion 24-bit/96KHz
  • Connections:
    - Component Video (Y,Pb,Pr)
    - USB x2
    - HDMI
    - AV OUT
    - AV IN
    - SD/MMC card slot
    - RJ45 Ethernet for Networking
    - SPDIF Out (Coax Digital Sound)
    - Optical Sound Out
  • Video Output: Up to 1080i
  • S/N Ratio: 95dB
  • Systems:
    - Windows 2000, XP, Vista (32 bit version only)
    - MAC OS
    - Linux
    (Note: If your partition some of the drive in NTFS then only Windows based operating systems will be able to write to it)
  • Power Source: Universal power supply included
  • Dimensions: 206mm x 52mm x 63mm
  • Manufacturer Ref: GL6FC5X11IS7

Product Notes:

  • This product supports the DVB-T digital TV standard, which is not used worldwide. Please check to see if DVB-T will work in your region: [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DVB-T]
  • This DVB-T product receives MPEG-2 encoded signals. Please check whether your region's Digital TV broadcasts are MPEG-2 type or MPEG-4 before purchasing this product.
  • Want to know more about digital TV? Then check out our "Digital TV Explained" article at [www.chinavasion.com/digital-tv-explained.html]
  • Removable roof panel with thumb screws for simple HDD install
  • Internal formatting (the enclosures OS can format your drive correctly for you)
  • Fully featured remote controller
  • Solid all metal casing with built-in cooling fan
  • Frontside media playback buttons and navigation pad
  • AV Recording - Schedules, Instant Record, Time Shift
  • Remaining recording time is displayed based on disk space left and recording mode
  • Note: For RCA connection, the resolution must be lower than 576 - this must be set to 480P.

Package Contents for Model CVHQ-E19

  • HDD Multimedia Player + DVR with DVB-T (Hi-Def up to 1080i)
  • User Manual - English
  • 2x AV Cable (composite audio and video)
  • Remote Control
  • Power Supply (100-240V 50/60Hz)
  • USB Cable

FAQ's - Frequently Asked Questions

  • What are the advantages of this model versus others I have seen?
    This is a great TiVo alternative for those whose geography excludes them from owning TiVo or those considering TiVo but have been dissuaded because of the various restrictions that come with owning a TiVo.
  • Who needs an external HDD enclosure?
    Everyone! Backing up important data should be a priority for anyone living in the modern digital age. Additionally, transporting files in excess of 32 GBs is impossible for most USB drives and SD cards. This unit supports large capacity HDD devices so it is perfect for the modern digital home or office.

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very good multimedia center

very good multimedia center. besd
t i¨ve saw for this price. chinavasion, the best online service ever...

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Excellent overall system of the best recording devices and supply high purity and very reasonable value without hesitation Buy



All in one, well done good product & price

No need for blank DVD`S to record T.V. programs, I am very satisfied.

Good product/price

Everything works well but fan is very noisy.
Could use a US F type for TV antenna.

Date Launched: May 23 2009
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