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TiVo TCD540040

40-Hour Digital Video Recorder


Product Description from Amazon:

TiVo's Series2 DVR delivers plenty of recording capacity in addition to offering entertainment services like digital music, digital photos, remote scheduling, and hassle-free favorites recording. All this and the famed luxury of being able to pause and view instant replays of live television, too.
TiVo DVRs record television programming directly to an onboard digital ATA/IDE hard drive, eliminating the hassles of videotape (imprecise tape searching, head cleaning, steadily degrading picture, fuzzy sound, etc.). This Series2 TiVo, model TDC540040, offers 40 GB storage for up to 40 hours of recording time in TiVo's best-looking chassis yet.

TiVo TCD540040 with Remote Control
TiVo TCD540040 - Rear View


Model: TDC540040
Hard-drive type: ATA/IDE
Hard-drive storage capacity: 40 GB
Maximum recording time: 40 hours
Buffer length: 30 minutes
Monthly fee: $12.95 (or 1-time fee of $299)
Built-in satellite receiver: No
Progressive scan: No
Closed captioning: Yes
Reception: NTSC
Records favorites: Yes (and wish list)
Custom channels: No
Advance programming: 3 days
Channel-block capability: No
Archiving: Yes
Auto clock set: Yes
Factory reset: Yes
Favorite channel memory: Yes
Games included: No
Infrared port: No
Instant messaging: Yes
Instant replay time: 8 seconds
Interactive television:
Yes (capable)
Internet capability: Yes (remote scheduling ability when using the TiVo Home Media Option)
Keyword search: Yes
Movies on demand: Possibly in the future
One-touch recording: Yes
Picture-in-picture (PIP): Yes (and tiling)
Program recommendations: Yes
Number of programs recorded at once: 1
Recording conflict warning: No
Serial port: 0
Slow motion: Yes
Analog phone jack: 1 RJ-11
Composite video inputs: 1
Composite video outputs: 2
Headphone jack: 2
Audio inputs: 1
Audio outputs: 2
S-video input: 1
S-video output: 1
RF coaxial inputs: 1
RF coaxial outputs: 1
USB port: 2
IR blaster: Yes (via included cable)
Universal remote included: Yes
Web-based control: No
Live TV buffering: Yes
Onscreen magazine: No
Pause live TV: Yes
Program information: Yes
Total days of programming: 2 weeks (looking out)
Power input: AC 120V, 60 Hz
Power consumption: 40 watts
Item width: 15 inches
Item height: 3 inches
Item depth: 11.5 inches
Item weight: 8 pounds
Warranty: 1 year parts, 90 days labor
In the box: TiVo DVR, user's manual, 1 stereo analog audio/video interconnect, 1 RJ-11 phone "Y" splitter, 1 dual IR blaster cable, 1 AC power cord, one 25-foot RJ-11 telephone cable, 2 AA batteries, 1 RG-6 coaxial cable, 1 DB-9 serial cable, a user's manual, and warranty information