The new Akai AD173X high definition set top box is exclusively distributed by Audion Innovision Australia .
The new high definition set top box from Akai features built-in up-scaling DVD player and Personal Video Recorder (PVR).
The AD173X set top box offers consumers the ability to watch full high definition television and DVDs as well as record digital TV straight to a USB storage device, all provided in one convenient unit.
The full high definition TV tuner converts any existing TV to digital, enabling the viewer to enjoy more TV channels in addition to enhanced digital picture and improved sound quality.
Featuring a built-in 1080P up-scaling DVD player, the AD173X set top box enhances the resolution of normal DVDs to a maximum of 1080P, ensuring that viewers can watch movies at the highest quality and resolution that is possible on their existing television sets.
Key features include:
- Recording feature allows viewers to record TV shows directly to a USB storage device using the PVR (Personal Video Recorder) function
- The PVR function allows scheduling a show to be recorded using the 7-day Electronic Program Guide (EPG)
- Enables viewing and listening to personal media collections on the TV through the easy-to-use media centre playback interface
- Time shift capabilities enables the viewer to pause, rewind and fast forward live TV
- Parental lock function offers peace of mind to parents that are concerned about their children viewing unsuitable content
Akai’s premium multi-purpose set top box comes with a free HDMI cable and offers a complete watch, record and play solution for home entertainment needs.