Product code: 85811014
- Freeview Play
- AVForums Recommended
The Panasonic HWT250 is a HDD recorder which can unlock a wealth of great entertainment to the TV screen. Complete with 4K video playback, Freeview Play, TV Anywhere and even access to the Internet, you’ll be able to watch and record entertainment as it suits.
Freeview is a free television service that delivers over 50 TV Channels, and 24 digital radio channels via a terrestrial TV aerial. You receive these TV/radio signals from your aerial via equipment that has the Freeview digital tuners built inside like TV’s and set top boxes. The Freeview+HD service delivers 10 HD Channels including: BBC One HD, BBC Two HD, ITV 1HD and Channel 4.
This Panasonic player features Freeview Play. Combining catch-up TV, on-demand services and live television, watching what you want, when you want, is now easier than ever. It’s free from subscription and is compatible with existing broadband services too. Enjoy an 8-day forward and 7-day backward programme guide, and keep track of your shows from one screen.
Please note: The firmware upgrade that enables Freeview Play scroll back has taken place. By making sure the unit is connected to the internet, it will get the upgrade & any subsequent ones required for additional functionality.
4K Video Playback & Archiving
This player displays the breathtaking realism of the 4K UHD picture (4K source content and 4K compatible TV required). It is a stunning picture of much richer detail and more vibrant colour. Furthermore, with Panasonic’s Long Record feature, you can record up to 684 hours of HD content and even keep track of a show with the series link function. This way, you’ll never miss anything.
Record beautifully detailed 4K content (that’s four times the quality of a high-definition picture) via a USB connection. And view 4K video recorded to an SD card by Panasonic LUMIX cameras and camcorders.
The DMR-HWT250 is enabled with Wi-Fi so it can access a range of online applications from Netflix, YouTube, BBC iPlayer, ITV Player and All 4 to social media like Facebook and Twitter. No matter which movies or video clips you are watching, they will be streamed in near-4K quality for a crystal clear, immersive viewing experience.
- Double your recording capacity with Panasonic's Long Record feature
- Record up to 684 Hrs in HD vs 259 hrs in normal mode
- Catch Up TV - BBC iPlayer, ITV Player and All 4
- Never miss a thing with series link function
- 8-day forward and 7-day backward programme guide
Delivery information:If you buy a large screen TV along with this item, please note that they'll be delivered separately.
- 3D Ready
- Accessories Included
- Remote Control, HDMI Cable
- Audio Details
Different manufacturers use different sound systems to improve your audio experience
- Dolby Digital
- Care instructions
Digital Living Network Alliance compatible - lets you build a digital network around the home with other DLNA devices
- Digital tuner
Built-in digital tuners let you receive channels through an aerial with Freeview or through a satellite dish with freesat
- Freeview HD and Freeview Play
- H5.2 x W30 x D19cm
- File Formats
- MP4, AVCHD, AVCHD 3D, Xvid, MKV, JPEG, 3D Photo, AAC, FLAC, MP3, WMA, WAV, MPEG, AVCHD, AAC, Dolby Digital, LPCM, Vorbis
Expanding contrast ratio and colour palettes, this product’s High Dynamic Range (HDR) compatibility gives greater glow and visual depth than regular HD content.
- Hard drive
Stores files like videos and images, and programmes such as games. A portion of this may already be allocated to data like your operating system
- Internet Ready
Internet enabled devices allow you access to a wealth of online content through Wi-Fi, dongle or Ethernet connection.
- Yes - Built-in Wi-Fi
- Manufacturer Part Number (MPN)
- DMR-HWT250EB Smart Freeview HD & Freeview Play PVR with 1TB HDD Recorder
- Model name / number
Ports used to connect other devices, for example USB to connect peripherals or HDMI to connect to a high definition display. There may be different types of ports, eg. some USB ports can charge a plugged in device while the unit is in sleep mode
- 2x USB 2.0, 1x HDMI
- Power Consumption - On Mode
Power Consumption - On Mode
The average daily power consumption based on EU measures. Rated power consumption based on maximum continuous use may differ.
- Power Consumption - Stand By
Power Consumption - Stand By
Amount used when on standby, based on EU regulations
- Recording Capacity (hours)
- 518 hours
Unpackaged weight of the product
Delivery & returns
- Standard Delivery
UK delivery within 5 days, 7.30am - 6pm, Monday to Saturday. Free on orders over £50, otherwise £3.50.
- Click & Collect
Free on orders over £30, £2 if you spend less. Choose a collection day at checkout, next day available at some locations. Available at Waitrose, selected John Lewis shops, Co-op branches and Booths stores.
Collect your delivery from over 7000 local convenience shops within 3 days.
Order before 4pm Sunday - Friday for collection the next day.
- Next or Named Day Delivery
Delivery on the day of your choice, 7.30am - 6pm, 7 days a week. Order by 4pm for delivery the next day.
You'll receive a text on the morning of delivery with a 1-hour delivery window.
- Morning Delivery
Named morning delivery by 10.30am, available 7 days a week. Order by 4pm for delivery the next morning.
- International Delivery
Not available for this item
Return small or medium items by post or to John Lewis & Partners and Waitrose & Partners shops.
Large items (delivered by two people, such as appliances and furniture) can be returned using our Home Collection service.
You can also return a Click & Collect order to where you collected it.