Sharp announced the release of five new DVD video recorders. Set to hit the market July 30, the DV-HRD200 features a 400GB hard drive that is capable of recording up to 34 hours of high-quality digital video.
The product also comes with a built-in terrestrial, broadcasting satellite, and 110-degree communications satellite digital high-definition tuner. The 5.2kg DVD recorder measures 430x260x78mm. The company will produce 5,000 unites per month.
Also available are the DV-HR450 (160GB) and DV-HR400 (80GB) with a 48x hard drive to DVD recording capability, the DV-HRW30, an 80GB hard drive/DVD/VHS combo model, and the DV-RW190, a low-end VHS model with a built-in DVD recorder.
All models are open-priced.