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Panasonic DMRHWT250EB 1TB HDD Recorder
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  • NOTE *1 Discs recorded and finalized on recording devices.
  • NOTE *2 The bit rates are approximate. Recording time of DR mode may vary depending on bit rate of broadcasting.
  • NOTE *3 For 4K Up-scaling playback a TV with same resolution is required.
  • NOTE *4 MP4(4K/25p,30p) bit rate up to 100Mbps/resolution up to 3840x2160.
  • NOTE *5 Sampling frequency is set to 88.2kHz at CD playback.
  • NOTE *6 The Freeview service and channels are subject to coverage and may be changed from time to time. Aerial upgrade and/or receiver may be required. Visit For the BWT850, PWT655, PWT550, HWT250, HWT150: Minimum broadband speed of 2mbps required for catch up and on demand services. Watching on demand and catch up programmes will count towards any monthly broadband data allowance.
  • NOTE *7 "Quick Start" needs to be set to "ON" and "Power Save for Network Standby" needs to be set to "OFF" to activate "Quick Start".
  • NOTE *8 Requires to download Panasonic Media Centre App to use TV Anywhere. Download on the App Store. Download on Google PlayTM.
  • NOTE *9 Smartphone, tablet, in case PC, access URL:
  • NOTE *10 Requires broadband internet service.
  • NOTE *11 Remote Viewing and Multiroom TV Streaming are not possible for some pay-per-view programs.
  • NOTE *12 Access is possible for only one device at a time from outside the home.
  • NOTE *13 Recorders web browser doesnt support flash & some characters set (e.g. Chinese etc.). Some features of websites may not be available on the web browser.
  • NOTE *14 Compatible with Android TM devices, Ver.4.2 and above and Miracast certified. For information on whether the smartphone, etc. supports Miracast, contact the manufacturer of the device.
  • NOTE *15 The Lumix camera must support DLNA (DMR) function.
  • NOTE *16 Including the projecting parts.
  • WARNING The recording and playback of content on this or any other device may require permission from the owner of the copyright or other such rights in that content. Panasonic has no authority to and does not grant you that permission and explicitly disclaims any right, ability or intention to obtain such permission on your behalf. It is your responsibility to ensure that your use of this or any other device complies with applicable copyright legislation in your country. Please refer to that legislation for more information on the relevant laws and regulations involved or contact the owner of the rights in the content you wish to record or playback./Playability may vary depending on the contents, discs and quality of the recording. For content recorded for your personal use./Specifications are subject to change without notice. All numbers given here are approximate.

Built-in Hard Disk

  • Hard Disk Capacity 1 TB

Hard Disk Drive

  • DR Mode [Approx.]-HD (15 Mbps) 259 h
  • DR Mode [Approx.]-SD (4 Mbps) 518 h
  • HG/ HX/ HE/ HL/ HM Mode [Approx.] 157 h/ 235 h/ 353 h/ 472 h/ 684 h
  • XP/ SP/ LP/ EP Mode [Approx.] 215 h/ 431 h/862 h/ 1724 h


  • Slot yes (2)
  • Front yes
  • Rear yes
  • USB Standard USB 2.0 High Speed
  • Playback Mass Storage - MPEG2/ MP4/ Xvid/ MKV/JPEG/MPO(3D Photo) yes
  • Mass Storage - AAC/ ALAC/ DSD/ FLAC/ MP3/ WMA/ WAV yes(Without ALAC, DSD)
  • External HDD - Broadcast Stream yes
  • Copy(Transfer) Mass Storage - to HDD MP4, AVCHD, AVCHD 3D, Xvid, MKV, JPEG, 3D Photo, AAC, FLAC, MP3, WMA, WAV

High Quality Picture

  • 4K JPEG Playback yes
  • 2D-3D Conversion yes
  • 4K Networking (4K 25/30p) yes*4

High Quality Sound

  • 96kHz Surround Re-Master yes

Easy Operation

  • Quick Operation - Direct Navigator yes*7
  • TV Series Recording yes
  • Quick Operation - EPG yes*7
  • VIERA Link yes
  • Pause Live TV & Rewind Live TV yes


  • Freeview Play (7days catch up) yes
  • Freeview HD yes
  • TV Guide Viewing Operation yes
  • 8days future viewing yes
  • 7days back yes

Smart Networking

  • Multiroom TV Streaming yes*11
  • Remote Recording yes*9*10
  • Remote Viewing yes(Without BBC)*9*10*11*12
  • Web Browser yes*10*13
  • Extra Storage with External HDD yes
  • TV Anywhere yes*8*9*10*11*12
  • Compatible with FULL HD 3D Camcorder yes
  • Image Sharing from LUMIX yes*15
  • Internet Apps yes*10
  • Wireless LAN System yes
  • DLNA as a server MPEG, AVCHD, JPEG
  • as a client MPEG, MP4, AVCHD, Xvid, MKV, JPEG,AAC, Dolby Digital, FLAC, LPCM, MP3, Vorbis, WMA, WAV


  • HDMI Output yes
  • Digital Audio Output yes (Coaxial)
  • LAN (Ethernet) Terminal yes


  • Tuner System DVB-T2 x 2
  • Channel Coverage UHF: 21-68


  • Power Supply AC 220-240V, 50Hz

Power Consumption

  • Normal Use 22W
  • Standby (Quick Start Off, RF OUT(Aerial Signal) Off) 0.2W
  • HDMI Cable Included yes

Main Unit

  • Dimensions (W x H x D) 300 x 52 x 190 mm*16
  • Weight 1.6 kg


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