Panasonic DMR-EX773 review

If you're in the market for a no-frills DVD/HDD recorder, we think that Panasonic might just have the machine for you...

By  from TechRadar Issue 182
Product Type
DVD Player/Recorder
Scan Format
1080p
USB
Yes
HDMI
Yes
Electronic Program Guide
Yes
Media Formats
DVD+RW, DVD-RW, DVD-RAM, CD-RW
Digital Audio Optical Out
Yes
Sound System
Dolby Digital, DTS
Number of Discs
1
Brand Name
Panasonic
Audio Formats
MP3, CD-DA
Video Formats
DVD Video, Video CD, SVCD, MPEG-2, MPEG
Scanning Modes
Progressive Scan
Hard Drive Capacity
160 GB
Operating Power Consumption
31 W
Standby Power Consumption
11 W
Electronic Program Guide Type
GUIDE Plus+
Maximum HDD Recording Time
2 Week
Maximum DVD Recording Time
14.33 Hour
Video Signal Format
NTSC, PAL
Height
59 mm
Width
430 mm
Depth
286 mm
Colour
Black
Image Formats
JPEG
Features
1080p Upscaling
Manufacturer
Panasonic
Product Model
DMR-EX773
Product Name
DMR-EX773 DVD Player/Recorder
Input Voltage
220 V AC
Manufacturer Part Number
DMR-EX773EBK
Manufacturer Website Address
http://www.panasonic.co.uk
Marketing Information

By interpolating video data using proprietary algorithms, SD format data is up-converted to 1080 x 1920p HD format video data. This conversion to HD format increases the richness of the original data by approximately six fold, and produces the highest possible image quality when viewing content on a large-screen HDTV. Enjoy watching crisper and sharper video enabled by detailed reproduction of content on DVD and Hard disk drive. Colour reproduction that is faithful to the original picture, produces colourful in details. Direct TV Rec. If you want to record the program you're watching, you can start immediately by pressing the VIERA Link button on the VIERA remote control and selecting Direct TV Rec. on the VIERA Link menu screen. Pause Live TV Pause Live TV lets you freeze TV programmes just like pausing a DVD, by selecting Pause Live TV on the VIERA Link Menu.

Package Contents
  • DMR-EX773 DVD Player/Recorder
  • Remote Control
Remote Control
Yes
Limited Warranty
1 Year
Weight (Approximate)
3.50 kg
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