Hitachi antes up the new dawn of HD flat panels with the XCode 3290 which comes with a built-in hard disk drive for personal video recording. The new feature allows Hitachi HD Flat Panel TV owners a 8x HD recorder, the longest HD record time for a TV today.
The XCode 3290 is included in fifteen new models available in the Japanese market: P50-XP03, P46-XP03, P42-XP03, P42-HP03, L42-XP03, L37-XP03, L32-WP03, UT47-XP800(B/W), UT42-XP800(B/W), UT37-XP800(B/W), and UT32-XP800(B/W).
- Full Linux Operating System (OS) with associated applications
- PVR Stack with Recording, Time Shifting and Full Trick modes
- Faster than Real-time HD MPEG2 to HD AVC Transcoding
- Faster than Real-time HD AVC to HD AVC Transcoding
- AVC & MPEG2 HD Decoding and Display
- MPEG2 Encoding
- Marlin IPTV with Conditional Access (CA)/Digital Rights Management (DRM)
- SAFIA Content Protection (CP)
- DTCP/IP protection and DLNA support
- Transcryption for conversion between CA’s, DRM’s and CP’s
- Full BCAS/ISDB-T support