Panasonic's Freesat Blu-ray recorder has been treated to an exclusive hands-on by Home Cinema Choice, with the magazine in awe of the machine.
Not only is the deck the first Blu-ray recorder in the UK, it comes with a 500GB hard drive and twin Freesat HD tuners.
HCC has called the recorder "a Cadillac of convergence," and are impressed by the machine's BD capabilities, touting it as a "solid home cinema source".
Some quibbles have been made by the fact that some content can't be recorded to Blu-ray disc (all of ITV's HD transmissions, for instance) but the ease of recording was praised, with
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In other news, the team have also created a digital magazine.
The 2009 Home Cinema Choice Best Buy Awards magazine in association with DTS and category sponsors Domestic & General, is now available online and for free download.
This digital mag, created by TechRadar's publishing company Future Publishing, offers a number of cool features, such as flipping pages, zooming, emailing, sharing, and printing.
Find out more by pointing your browser to www.homecinemachoice.com.