*Replay TV 4500 is
available in 3 different sized models which are measured in hours of
With the new ReplayTV 4500, you can
now connect to the ReplayTV Service through your high-speed
broadband Internet connection or an analog modem. Your choice. And
regardless of how you connect your ReplayTV, you'll enjoy all the
benefits this first-class DVR offers including easy one-button
recording of your favorite shows and the option to watch recorded
shows without commercials! Plus, ReplayTV 4500 series
comes with up to 320 hours of storage capacity - that's over 5 times
more storage than any other DVR! And, if you forget to record a
show, no worries. Access your ReplayTV over the Web and program it
Features of the
Replay TV 4500 series DVR:
choose to connect to the ReplayTV Service through a high-speed
broadband Internet connection coming into your home, you'll be
able to do some truly remarkable things.
The ReplayTV 4500
is so connected, it allows you to share recorded programs with
other friends and family that have ReplayTV 4500s. And with
its broadband connectivity, sending and receiving programs is
a breeze. So, if you forgot to record your favorite soap
opera, just ask your Mom to send it to you!
have a home network, you can connect your ReplayTV and stream
video from room-to-room between mulitple ReplayTVs, or share
digital photos between your PC and your ReplayTV.
With two ReplayTV
4500s in your home connected via the Ethernet port, you can
watch recorded programs stored on either unit. So if you're
using the upstairs ReplayTV 4500 unit and you want to watch a
program that was recorded on the downstairs unit, no problem -
just select it.
Now you can
transfer photos from your PC to your ReplayTV 4500 by
connecting to your home network using the new Ethernet port!
No more crowding around your PC to show off those new vacation
pictures to friends. Instead, just copy your digital photos
from your PC to your ReplayTV 4500 and watch the slideshow
from the comfort of your living room!
of how you choose to connect to the ReplayTV Service, you'll
enjoy the following innovative ReplayTV features:
You can either choose to
connect to the ReplayTV Service through your high speed
broadband Internet connection or just plug in your regular
phone line and connect to ReplayTV's built-in analog modem.
You can now choose to
playback your recorded shows without the commercials using
Commercial Advance. Don't worry, you can still watch recorded
shows with the commercials, if you really want to, and you can
still use QuickSkip™ to manually jump over them in 30-second
controlled test conditions with major network daytime and
prime time broadcasts, approximately 96% of intraprogram
commercials are eliminated. Actual results may vary and will
depend upon the quality of television reception and the nature
of the program recorded.
You'll have more
storage space than ever before, so we've improved the Replay
Guide to help you sort and access all those recorded shows
easily with Show Organizer. Now you can store Barney and other
related shows into the Kids category. It's even customizable,
allowing you to create your own folders such as Dad's Movies
If you have two
conflicting shows set to record, a message will appear on the
screen and ask you which show you want to record. Simply
select the show you want to record and you are done. The other
show will get postponed. It's that easy!
If you have a High
Definition ready TV (HDTV), the ReplayTV 4500 is for you. With
the 480P Progressive output, you'll get richer, cleaner
images. Improved color purity, color detail as well as a
reduction in color noise and NTSC artifacts are the benefits
of progressive scanning.
Now you can get
even better sound by connecting ReplayTV's new digital audio
output to your sound system!
Besides the 480P
Progressive output and Digital Audio output, the ReplayTV 4500
now includes RF output. Compared to the competition, we offer
the maximum output configurations. So no matter what TV you
have, you will be able to connect the ReplayTV 4500 to it.
The new ReplayTV 4500 offers
parental control. You can block shows that exceed your maximum
rating and you can even block shows with no ratings for
maximum protection. You can rest assured that ReplayTV will
block offensive shows at the same time recording the shows
that you want to record.
No more fumbling
in the dark to find the Volume button - with the backlit
remote control, you can see it in the dark. So go ahead, turn
off the lights and enjoy your show!
and Improved User Interface
ReplayTV 4500 uses
24-bit graphics to produce a sexier, more appealing user
interface when compared to existing DVRs.
No more worries
about TV screen burn-in with the new screen saver feature. You
can even create a custom screen saver with your own digital
Can't find the
remote control? No problem, just use the new front panel
buttons to operate your ReplayTV 4500.
If you are an
analog cable customer, boy, do we have something for you! With
the ReplayTV 4500, we have a built-in TV/DVR switch which is
similar to the TV/VCR switch on VCRs. This allows you to
record a program on the ReplayTV 4500 while watching another
show using your TV's Tuner.
Only ReplayTV lets
you program recordings while you're away from home. With
MyReplayTV.com, whether you are at work or on vacation, if you
can get online, you can setup recordings, view your personal
Channel Guide or Find Shows. It's the first truly remote,
Just highlight a
show on the screen, push record on the remote, and it will be
recorded without videotapes or hassles. Really like a show?
Just press the record button twice and it will be recorded
every time it's on.
Quickly find the
show you're looking for based on keyword searches. Enter the
name of your favorite actor, director or topic and let
ReplayTV create a channel that continually finds and records
shows that match these interests.
ReplayTV gives you
the freedom to attend to interruptions without missing your
favorite shows. You can pause whatever you're watching,
whether it's a live television broadcast or a recorded show,
and then resume watching whenever you're ready.
Grid-Based Channel Guide
Easily browse the
on-screen channel guide to see the next 12 days of programming
information from cable, antenna, satellite, or any
combination--all in one convenient place.
Missed that shot?
Instantly jump back 7 seconds and watch it again. With Instant
Replay you can make your own call and relive the excitement.
over commercials and uninteresting scenes with QuickSkip. Get
to the good stuff fast. Without commercials or time-outs, you
can watch an hour of programming in 40 minutes. It's your TV,
on your time.
Catch every bit of
the action in Slow Motion. Yes, this even works with LIVE
With Frame Advance
you can watch that controversial catch one frame at a time.
It's a great way to slow things down and see every second of
You create your
own personal channels based on your favorite shows, actors,
keywords and more. These channels will record shows for you
automatically so that there is always something good to watch.
change the way you watch television, forever. It frees you
from TV schedules, lets you find and watch the programs you
crave when the time is right for you, all without the hassels
highlight what's best on TV with categorized browsing &
simple recording options. ReplayZones are organized into
categories like Sitcoms, Sports, Talk Show Guests, Romantic
Comedies and Westerns.
record will allocate storage space for the duration of the
show or multiple shows depending on the number of episodes
you've chosen to record. You'll never miss that show again.
Record, you can record a specific channel at a specific
time… no matter what is scheduled in the Channel Guide.
Manual Record is great for recording shows that do not fit
into normal programming blocks like delayed sports events,
music videos, and 24-hour news streams. You can also use
Manual Record to record specific segments of shows, like the
first 15 minutes of the news.
By adding extra
record time before or after your scheduled recordings you can
ensure that a program will be recorded--even if it runs before
or after its scheduled time, or if the broadcaster's schedule
does not match perfectly with the Channel Guide.
parts and labor warranty.
of the replaytv 4500 digital video recorder:
New Content Available
Playing Delayed or
Recorded Show Indicator
New Message Indicator
Infrared receiver for remote
Custom remote control included
Power button to put device in
Infrared blaster port
Ethernet port (RJ-45 connector)
RJ-11 telephone jack
A/C power cord
RF/ANT for cable
Line One (2 audio RCA: 1
composite video RCA)
Line Two (2 audio RCA; 1
composite video RCA; 1 S-Video)
RF/ANT for cable
Line One (2 audio RCA; 1
composite video RCA)
Line Two (2 audio RCA; 1
composite video RCA; 1 S-Video)
Progressive output (VGA
Digital Audio output
Up to 320 hours using
MPEG 2 video encoding
10/100 base T Network Card
FPGA (under Network Card)
ReplayTV 4500 requires a broadband
Internet connection or a analog phone line. A home network is
required for room-to-room video streaming. A PC connected to a home
network is required to store and view digital photos with ReplayTV.
320 hours of storage is only available on the ReplayTV 4320 model.
If your ISP limits outbound data transfer speeds, it may take a day
or more to completely send an hour of recorded material over the
Internet. When in use, the Commercial Advance™ feature may not
skip all commercials. SONICblue reserves the right to automatically
add, modify, or disable any features in the operating software when
your ReplayTV 4500 connects to our server.