The first Humax PVR is equipped with Freeview Play is referred as FVP-4000T. It is connected with a new service that combines live broadcasts and in a single electronic programme it can catch up TV. Catch-up content can be accessed from ITV Player, iPlayer, Demand 5 and All 4, by scrolling through the EPG.
It is associated with a 500GB hard disk in order to store recordings; currently a version with 1TB is also available. It also has a built-in Wi-Fi that makes the network connection a cinch.
Humax FVP-4000T – Design and Connections:
Humax has done its best in designing FVP-4000T’s and two middle class sounding colour schemes are offered by it, one is Mocha and other is Cappuccino
The Cappuccino is made with a gorgeous brown faux-leather at the top panel and with a white base and gold trim. Whereas Mocha is built with a black based, silver banded and dark-brown top. Around the top panel both of them has an attractive stitching and curvy side panels. By using the standards of PVR it was made remarkably stylish.
The size of the FVP-4000T is compacted and it is built robustly. On the top panel the row of the buttons are enables you to change channels, built-in volume of the box can be controlled.
On the rear side of the FVP-4000T has a set of connections which includes optical, HDMI, composite video outputs, analogue RCA, RF input/output and an Ethernet port. It contains two USB ports, one is present on the rear and other is on the side. These ports help you to play video, audio and also will display photos from flash drives.
Features of FVP-4000T:
The attention of the Freeview Play is more over here. It has a built-in Wi-Fi connection by which you can access most of the online apps, which is present in “On Demand” menu; it includes Dailymotion, YouTube, BBC Sport and BBC News and in this year there are chances of adding Netflix.
Streaming of video, music and photo files can also be done from DLNA devices, but it should be done on the same network or you can play from USB flash drives. If can support many formats such as WMA, MP3, AAC, WAC, MP4, AVCHD, MOV, AVI, MKV and DivX, but FLAC, ALAC and MKV formats cannot be played in it.
In 500GB storage capacity of FVP-4000T you can store the recording of 300 hours and in 1TB storage you can record up to 600 hours. With the help of three Freeview HD tuners recording of four channels can be done at the same time while watching fifth.