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Toshiba DR430 DVD Player / Recorder

B&H # TODR430 Mfr # DR430

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This item has been discontinued by the manufacturer and is no longer available.

Product Highlights
  • One Touch Recording
  • Video Upconversion up to 1080p
  • Multi-Format Recording and Playback
  • Zoom
  • Auto Finalize
  • Front DV Input
  • Progressive Out
  • Digital Photo Viewer
  • Dolby Digital Recording

Record your favorite TV shows or home videos to DVD with the DR430 DVD Player / Recorder from Toshiba thanks to its DVD-recording drive and host of video inputs. For an enhanced DVD video experience optimized for your HDTV, the DR430 sports DVD video upconversion to 1080p. Simply hook your satellite box up to the DR430's component-video or S-video inputs, set the timer, and you're ready to record. If you're looking to preserve home videos, you can either use the same video inputs to connect your VHS player, or the front DV input to connect your video camera directly to the DR430. Finally, this Toshiba DVD recorder records to a variety of DVD formats for optimal versatility. Further, a front-panel USB port makes it easy to connect to digital cameras, camcorders, and portable music players whether for playback or for media transfer to DVD.

If you're a home video enthusiast who needs a multi-faceted DVD player but don't want to settle for anything less than superb performance, the DR430 delivers both versatility and dependability.

One Touch Recording
One Touch Recording* makes recording your favorite show simple. Just connect your DVD recorder to your cable or satellite box and you are set to record with the push of one button.
*External tuner source required to record television programming. This product is not made or sold for unauthorized use of copyrighted works, and it is only intended for recording and playback of authorized content and any other lawful use
Video Upconversion up to 1080p Resolution via HDMI
Video upconversion up to 1080p** takes your current DVDs to a new level, for an amazing viewing experience on today's HDTVs.
**An HDTV or HD Monitor with an HDCP capable HDMI or DVI input is required for video upconversion. To upconvert to 720p, 1080i, or 1080p resolution, a 720p, 1080i, or 1080p capable HDTV or HD Monitor (as applicable) is required. While upconverting DVD video content may result in a picture that appears to be near HD quality, results may vary depending on content, display and settings
Multi-Format Recording and Playback
Multi-format recording and playback*** provides the utmost in recording media convenience with compatibility with the most popular formats (DVD-R, DVD-RW, DVD+R, DVD+RW).
***Some DVD-R / DVD-RW and CD-R / CD-RW discs may be incompatible due to laser pickup, disc design or condition of disc. CD-R / CD-RW discs must be recorded using CD-DA method for CD audio playback. The DVD recorder may not support some MP3 / JPEG recordings due to differences in recording formats, disc structure, or condition of the disc
HDMI CEC**** makes controlling multiple components easy. Just connect your player to other compatible devices using an HDMI cable, and then control them using one remote, no additional programming or setup required.
****Use of HDMI CEC feature requires an HDMI CEC compatible display device. Depending on the display device specifications, some or all HDMI CEC functions may not work even if the display device is HDMI CEC compatible
Electronically magnifies section of the DVD picture as it appears on the television. Great for focusing on special effects or reducing the black letter mashing at the top and bottom of select titles when viewed on a conventional (4:3) television.
Benefit: Lets user create close-up views of selected areas of the picture
Auto Finalize
Simplifies the recording process by automatically finalizing your recording for playback on standard DVD players
Front DV Input
Makes it easy to save your precious memories from your camcorder to DVD
Progressive Out
Video DAC -10-bit / 54 MHz
Digital Photo Viewer (JPEG)
Y / C Separation
Audio DAC 192kHz / 24bit
Dolby Digital Recording (2-Ch)
L-PCM Recording XP mode only
3-D Virtual Surround Sound
Recording Modes 1H(XP) / 2H(SP) / 4H(LP) / 6H(EP) / 8H(SLP)
Timer Recording 12 programs / 1 month
OSD Language: English / French / Spanish
1.5x FF with audio 1.3x / 0.8x with audio
Scan FF/REW 2x(fwd) 5x(back), 20x, 40x
Slow-Motion 1/2(fwd) 1/4(back), 1/8x, 1/16x
Instant Skip
Editing Features Playlist / Rename Title / Replace Title Thumbnail / Chapter Creation (User and Auto)
Timer Back Up (at standby mode)-30 sec
Auto Finalization with undo
Commercial Skip
Video Upconversion 720p / 1080i / 1080p
V-Chip Recording enables parental guidance control
System NTSC
Region DVD: 1
Progressive Scan Yes
HD Upconversion Yes
Video D/A Converter 54MHz/10-Bit
Dolby Digital/DTS Compatibility DTS, Dolby Digital
Built-in Decoder Yes
HDCD Decoding Not Specified By Manufacturer
Audio D/A Converter 192kHz / 24Bit
Virtual Surround Yes
Bass Management No
Frequency Response Not Specified By Manufacturer
Signal to Noise Ratio Not Specified By Manufacturer
Dynamic Range Not Specified By Manufacturer
THD (Total Harmonic Distortion) Not Specified By Manufacturer
THX Certified No
A/V Playback Formats
Audio CD-DA, CD-R, CD-RW
File Formats Supported JPEG, WMA
DivX Certified No
Digital Media Slot No
Slow Motion Playback Yes
Frame-by-Frame Playback Yes
Bookmarking No
Zoom Yes
Input/Output Connectors
Analog 2x Audio Input
2x Composite Video
2x S-Video
1x Component Video
Digital 1x HDMI
1x Digital Coaxial Audio
1x DV Input
Other 1x USB
Tray Type Single Disc Horizontal
Remote Yes
Power Requirements 110 VAC, 60 Hz
Power Consumption Not Specified By Manufacturer
Operating/Storage Temperature Not Specified By Manufacturer
Energy Star Compliant Not Specified By Manufacturer
Dimensions (WxHxD) 16.5 x 2.3 x 10.2" / 419.1 x 58.4 x 259.1 mm
Weight 7.92 lb / 3.59 kg
Toshiba DR430 DVD Player / Recorder
  • Remote
  • AV Cable
  • Owner's Manual
  • 1-Year Parts / 90-Day Labor Warranty
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