QIP27xx User Guide
DIGITAL VIDEO RECORDER (DVR)
The QIP27xx is equipped with an internal hard drive for digital video
recording of standard definition TV (SDTV) programs. Storage time
depends on the video format of the received program.
What is DVR?
DVR, which stands for digital video recorder, records and plays digital
video using hard-disk drive technology. Unlike an analog cassette tape,
the QIP27xx's hard drive allows recording and playback to occur
A DVR offers the ability to control your viewing experience by pausing
(time shifting) live TV and providing trick playback modes (pause, fast
forward, slow forward, fast rewind, slow rewind). You may experience a
slight delay between time-shifted and live TV.
With the QIP27xx, you can:
Record many hours of TV program content. The total hours of recorded
content varies, depending on the storage capacity of your QIP27xx and
the type of content being recorded.
Maintain a Personal Program Library
Maintain a personal library of recorded programming, accessed by using
the electronic program guide (EPG)
Control Live TV
Pause, rewind, and fast-forward to the present time
Simultaneously Watch Two Programs
Watch two programs and easily switch between them using the
key on your remote control (dependent upon program guide support and
Simultaneous Watch and Record
Record up to two programs in the background while viewing live or
previously recorded content at the same time