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Magnavox ZV457MG9 DVD Recorder & 4-Head Hi-Fi Stereo VCR With Digital Tuner

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Product Highlights
  • DVD Recorder With VCR
  • Built-in ATSC/NTSC Tuner
  • 1080p Upconversion
  • Progressive Scan Video Out
  • Records to DVD+R/RW, DVD-R/RW
  • 2-Way Dubbing
  • 5-Speed for up to 6 Hrs of Recording
  • Dolby Digital Stream Out
  • One-Touch Recording
  • Fluorescent Display

To get the most out of your collection of old favorites in DVD or VHS format, the ZV457MG9 DVD Recorder & 4-Head Hi-Fi Stereo VCR With Digital Tuner from Magnavox presents a rewarding choice. This unit offers 1080p upscaling with an HDMI out, so when you hook it up to an HDTV or other HDMI-enabled display you can experience the near-HD picture quality you may have become accustomed to with Blu-ray discs or other HD formats. Since it offers progressive scan technology, you'll enjoy cleaner, smoother and more lifelike images from your whole collection.

The ZV457MG9 also features 2-way dubbing, meaning you can record your prized VHS tapes onto DVDs, or your DVDs onto VHS tapes. This unit also supports playback for CDs, MP3, JPEG, and Kodak picture CDs to widen your options. With Dolby Digital stream out, you can enjoy theater-like sound when you connect it to a TV that also supports Dolby or another decoding device. The unit also boasts a built-in ATSC/NTSC tuner for additional content, meaning you can even record TV broadcasts. A slew of convenient features make the unit easy to operate, including One-Touch Recording, a parental lock control, fluorescent display and system remote so you can make adjustments from a comfortable distance.

DVD Features
  • 1080p upconversion
  • Progressive scan video out
  • Plays DVD video, DVD+R/RW (video recording format)
  • DVD-R/RW (video format), CD-R/RW
  • Audio CD, MP3, JPEG, Kodak Picture CD
  • Recordable disc (DVD+R/RW, DVD-R/RW)
  • Edit function (scene delete, title delete, adding chapter etc.)
  • 5-speed for up to 6 hours of recording
  • Closed caption data writing
  • Multi angle, skip, pause and resume play
  • 99 programs and random play (CD)
  • Title, subtitle display and marker (6 points)
  • x0.8, x1.3 rapid play with voice
  • Virtual surround system
  • Dolby Digital stream out
Integrated Tuner
  • Built-in ATSC/NTSC Tuner (SD Quality Output, C-QAM)
  • Downloadable Rating (V-chip 2.0)
VCR Features
  • 4 head hi-fi
  • Time / index search
  • High speed search
  • Auto head cleaner
  • Digital auto tracking
  • Fluorescent display
  • Trilingual on-screen display (English, Spanish, French)
  • Parental lock control
  • Built-in calendar (50 years)
  • Remote control
System NTSC
Hard Disk Drive No
DVD Format Compatibility
DVD Recording Media DVD+R/RW, DVD-R/RW
DVD Playback Media DVD Video, DVD+R/RW (video recording format)
DVD-R/RW (video format)
CD-R/CD-RW Playback Yes
Dolby Digital/DTS Yes / No
MP3 Playback Yes
WMA Playback No
Picture CD/JPEG Yes
SACD/DVD-Audio Playback No
DVD Section
Region 1
Progressive Scan Output Yes
HD Upconversion Yes, up to 1080p via HDMI
Slow Motion Playback Yes
Frame-by-Frame Playback Yes
Bookmarking Yes
Playback Zoom Yes
Audio for DVD
Built-in Decoder No
HDCD Decoding No
Audio D/A Converter Not specified by manufacturer
Virtual Surround Yes
Bass Management No
Format VHS record / playback
Number of Heads 4
Record Speeds SP / SLP
Playback Speeds SP / SLP
Repeat Playback Yes
Slow Motion Yes
Frame Advance Yes
Audio Signal Not specified by manufacturer
Commercial Advance Yes
Program Timer Weeks/Events 1-month, 12-event
Digital Media Slot No
TV Tuner Built-in ATSC/NTSC Tuner (SD Quality Output, C-QAM)
Downloadable Rating (V-chip 2.0)
TiVo No
VCR Plus+ No
Inputs Composite video x 1
S-Video x 1
Analog audio (L/R) x 1
Antenna (coaxial) x 1
Outputs Composite video x 1
Component video (Y, Pb, Pr) x 1
S-Video x 1
Analog audio (L/R) x 2
Digital coaxial audio x 1
HDMI x 1
Antenna (coaxial) x 1
Other Ports None
Remote Control Yes
Color Black
Power Requirements 120 V AC, 60 Hz
Power Consumption 30 W
Dimensions (WxHxD) 21.4 x 7.1 x 14.8" (542 x 180 x 375 mm)
Weight 9.5 lb (4.3 kg)
Magnavox ZV457MG9 DVD Recorder & 4-Head Hi-Fi Stereo VCR With Digital Tuner
  • Remote Control
  • 2 x Batteries for Remote
  • Owner's Manual (English, Spanish)
  • 1-Year Limited Warranty
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