PHILIPS HDTP 8530 Freeview+ HD Recorder - 500 GB

Product code: 004824

Product features

  • Up to 300 hours recording
  • BBC iPlayer
  • Pause & Rewind & Record
  • Series Link - record an entire series
  • Ethernet

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        • Up to 300 hours recording
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        • Ethernet

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        Product information
        Enjoy more channels, pause and rewind TV and TV recording with the Philips HDTP 8530 Freeview+ HD Recorder.

        Enjoy more entertainment

        The HDTP 8530 gives access to over 50 channels including 4 HD channels so you'll never be short of something to watch. With HD quality you can view TV content in sharper and crisper detail.

        Bringing all your entertainment together, the HDTP8530 recorder even features a media player so you can play other media content such as photos, videos and music through the TV.

        Internet connection


        For further entertainment options, you can connect this set-top box to your home network via Ethernet and access BBC iPlayer and enjoy more from the catch-up TV service.

        Recording your entertainment


        With a large 500 GB hard drive you can record up to 300 hours of TV. You can also record the whole series by selecting Series Link and it will record every episode for you!

        The HDTP 8530 can even record two programmes at the same time while you watch TV or a recorded programme.

        Organise your recorded content through folders, so each member of the family can record their favourite shows in their own folder.

        The easy-to-use Philips HDTP 8530 Freeview+ HD Recorder brings entertainment together for the whole family.

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        Specification

        Technical specifications for PHILIPS HDTP 8530 Freeview+ HD Recorder - 500 GB

        OVERVIEW
        Tuner type Freeview+ HD
        Number of tuners Twin
        Built-in hard drive 500 GB
        Recording time 300 hours
        FEATURES
        Electronic programme guide Yes - 8 days
        Pause and Rewind Yes
        Series link Yes
        Sound type Dolby Digital
        Parental controls Yes
        Subtitles Yes
        TV standards PAL I
        USB file playback 1 x USB 2.0
        Other features - Picture in Picture
        - Home Networking with DLNA
        SMART TV
        Internet connection Ethernet
        Minimum internet connection speed 2 Mbps
        Catch up TV BBC iPlayer
        CONNECTIVITY
        Video connections - HDMI
        - Scart
        Audio output AAC and Dolby Digital AC3
        GENERAL
        Box contents - PHILIPS HDTP 8530 Freeview+ HD Recorder
        - Remote control
        - 2 x AAA batteries
        - Mains adapter
        - HDMI cable
        - Quick start guide
        - User manual
        Power consumption 13 W
        Colour Black
        Dimensions 48 x 260 x 160 mm (H x W x D)
        Weight 857 g
        Customer reviews

        Philips HDTP 8530 reviews verified by Reevoo

        28 reviews

        Reviews from: Sort by:
        (6.0 out of 10)
        Ease of use
        6.0
        Image quality
        7.5
        Sound quality
        7.2
        Range of features
        7.1
        Value for money
        5.9
        Overall rating
        6.0
        Scores 6.0 out of 10 based on 28 reviews
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        (8 out of 10)

        Ian

        Lincoln GB retired, disabled
        +
        Quick response to hand control.
        It would have been much better if the hand control could have words, etc. 'del' instead of red square; setting was confusing between HD and DVR, so at first I had not set the programmes incorrectly.
        0 of 1 people found this review helpful
        Confirmed purchase: 04 November 2015
        Published on: 02 December 2015
        (3 out of 10)

        Euan

        Glasgow GB
        +
        Reviewer left no comment
        Software bugs
        wont record when left on standby
        1 of 1 people found this review helpful
        Confirmed purchase: 23 September 2015
        Published on: 22 October 2015
        (7 out of 10)

        Philip

        conwy GB single male retired
        +
        pause live tv
        Reviewer left no comment
        0 of 2 people found this review helpful
        Confirmed purchase: 23 April 2015
        Published on: 21 May 2015
        (4 out of 10)

        John

        GB
        +
        it looked good and had the features that i wanted
        it would not work from the moment i plugged it in. no matter what i tryed, it failed and i wasnt prepared to pay £4 per minute to phone the helpline - what a rip-off
        4 of 6 people found this review helpful
        Confirmed purchase: 11 March 2015
        Published on: 12 April 2015
        (1 out of 10)

        Amanda

        blackpool GB
        +
        none
        set it's up as instructed.... Faulty..... Just doesn't work. Tried it with 4 TVs just in case it was the TVs or aerial... Still dint work. Taking it back!!!
        1 of 3 people found this review helpful
        Confirmed purchase: 10 March 2015
        Published on: 31 March 2015
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        Instant Replacement is available on most products under £150 and provides 3 years protection if your product develops a fault or breaks down, even as the result of a mishap.

        Just return it to one of our stores with your receipt and we’ll give you a new one on the spot!

        Care Plan
        Instant Replacement
        If it breaks we'll replace it
        A new one on the spot
        Breakdown through mishaps
        Protection for 3 years
        No limit on replacements
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        Monday to Friday: 8am to 8pm
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        Sunday: 10am to 5 pm

      • In a very few cases, our location checker may not recognise an existing town or postcode. If you’re sure you’ve entered it correctly, go back to the product page, and click on ‘Add to basket’. We’ll then use our back-up system to do an enhanced check.
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            PHILIPS HDTP 8530 Freeview+ HD Recorder - 500 GB
            £139.99