Easily record your favorite TV shows to DVD with the RDR-GX257 DVD recorder. Perfect for any entertainment enthusiast, you can use One-Touch Dubbing through the USB or i.LINK® interface to burn your photos and home videos directly to DVD from your compatible camcorder. Breathe new life into your existing DVD collection and watch them in near-HD quality with HDMI™ upscaling. You can even listen to music and view digital images from your CD and DVD media that are encoded with MP3 audio or JPEG image files.
NOTE: The RDR-GX257 is currently labeled as ENERGY STAR and was inadvertently shipped in a mode that does not meet the ENERGY STAR guidelines for energy efficiency. In order to realize the energy savings, you need to activate the "Power Save" feature. Please see below for instructions. Please note that if the "Power Save" feature is turned "Off", this product does not meet ENERGY STAR guidelines. Therefore, to reduce power consumption when the product is in "stand-by" mode, please be sure to keep the "Power Save" feature on. Alternatively, when the product is not in use, you could simply unplug the unit.
HDMI™ connectivity delivers 1080p/1080i/720p upscaling4 for DVD and VHS video and simplifies cable connections.
BRAVIA® Sync™ for Theatre4 technology utilizes the industry-standard HDMI™ CEC function to provide one button access and control of the appropriate inputs for your BRAVIA HDTV and HDMI-connected A/V components4.
Set Top Box Controller (IR Blaster) controls the channel functions of most cable set-top boxes or satellite receivers for timer recording.
Digital music and digital image playback capability lets you listen to MP3 encoded audio files or view JPEG images encoded on CD or DVD media5.
Line Input Recording (non-tuner) lets you record your favorite television programs from a cable or satellite set-top box1.
Multi-Format DVD compatibility provides a high level of compatibility with DVD players and recorders.
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