- With video upconversion up to 1080p via HDMI, the D-R550 takes your existing DVDs to a new level, complementing today?s best high definition TVs.
- SD Bridge Recording lets you easily record programming received from the built-in digital and analog tuners onto DVD in standard resolution.
- Built in ATSC/NTSC/QAM digital/analog tuner allows for tuning of analog or digital channels from over the air or cable, including "cable-in-the-clear" digital channels.
- Front DV input with Camcorder Controls means simple copying of memories from tape to DVD.
- Auto Finalize (with undo) simplifies the recording process by automatically completing your recording at the end of a disc, or end of a timer recording.
- Flexibility of Playback and Recording is enhanced with compatibility with the most popular formats for recording and playback (DVD-R, DVD-RW, DVD+R, DVD+R).
- HDMI includes uncompressed digital video and multi-channel audio signals in one cable for single wire connection of home theater components to the television.
- HD JPEG will provide the ability to view megapixel images in their enhanced resolution when using HDMI and an HD display device.
Playable Disc Types: DVD-Video, CD-DA, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD-RAM, DVD-R, DVD-RW, DVD+RW, DVD+R, VCD
Recordable Disc Types: DVD-RW (VR & Video Mode), DVD-R (Video Mode), DVD+R
Video DAC 10-bit/54 MHz
Video Upconversion 720p/1080i/1080p
Digital Photo Viewer (JPEG)
Time Slip - Chasing Playback w/RW (Except XP.SP)
Time Slip - Pause Live TV
Auto Finalization w/ undo
Tuner Channels ATSC/NTSC/QAM digital tuning
Auto Channel Setup
Auto Clock Setup
Timer Recording 12 programs/1 month
Camcorder Controls Yes (Dubbing)
Audio/Video Format Support
Audio DAC 192k/24-bit
DivX Home Theater Certified
Dolby Digital Recording (2-Ch)
L-PCM Recording XP mode only
3D (Virtual Surround Sound)
OSD Language English/French/Spanish
1.5x FF with Audio 1.3x /0.8x with Auido
Scan FF/REW 2X(fwd), 5X(back), 20X, 40X
Slow-Motion 1/2(fwd) 1/4(back), 1/8X, 1/16X
Editing Features Playlist /Rename Title/Replace Title
(User and Auto)
Timer Back Up(At standby mode) 30 sec.
Remote Control Unified
Component Out: x 1
HDMI Out: x 1
Rear S-Video Input/Output: 1/1
Rear RCA-Video Input/Output: 1/1
RF Input / Output: 1/1 (Output = tuner pass through only)
Rear Analog Audio Input / Output: 1/1
Coax Output: x 1
Product & Packaging
Dimensions: 16.54" (W) x 2.32" (H) x 9.72" (D)
Weight: 5.28 lbs.