Panasonic DVD Recorder with 500GB HDD : DMR-EX97

///Panasonic DVD Recorder with 500GB HDD : DMR-EX97

Panasonic DVD Recorder with 500GB HDD


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The Panasonic DMR-EX97 DVD Recorder can record two different programmes at once, there’s no need to worry about missing anything when two programmes overlap. Your Recordings can be archived on the 500-GB HDD in stunning high-definition quality.

Improved processing speeds in the latest Panasonic DVD recorders mean that traditionally slow operations like calling up the electronic programme guide (EPG) and Direct Navigator or opening the disc tray now happen almost instantly.

Panasonic DVD recorders and home theatre systems are able to directly access content stored on external hard disc drives, without the need for an intermediary PC. This content can be music, photo or video files.

Some Services such as Subtitles, Series Link and Programme Information may not be available in Ireland.

DVDMPEG2 (Video)yes
DVD-R*1/ DVD-R DL*1MPEG2 (Video)/ AVCHD/ Xvid/ MKV/ JPEG/ MPO(3D Photo)yes
DVD-RW*1MPEG2 (Video/VR)/ AVCHDyes
+R*1/ +R DL*1+VR/ AVCHD/ JPEG/ MPO(3D Photo)yes
+RW*1+VR/ AVCHDyes
CD-R/RWXvid/ MKV/ JPEG/ MPO(3D Photo)yes
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 3840×2160.
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 Center 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 Recorder’s web browser doesn’t 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 AndroidTM 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.
WARNINGThe 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 DiskHrad Disk Capacity500 GB
Hard Disk DriveDR Mode [Approx.]-HD (15 Mbps)129 h
DR Mode [Approx.]-SD (4 Mbps)258 h
HG/ HX/ HE/ HL/ HM Mode [Approx.]78 h/ 117 h/ 176 h/ 235 h/ 341 h
XP/ SP/ LP/ EP Mode [Approx.]107 h/ 215 h/ 430 h/ 860 h
4.7 GB DVD-RAM/ DVD-R/ -RW/ +R/ +RWXP/ SP/ LP/ EP Mode [Approx.]1h/ 2h/ 4h/ 8h
8.5 GB DVD-R DL/ +R DLXP/ SP/ LP/ EP Mode [Approx.]1 h 45 m/ 3 h 35 m/ 7 h 10 m/ 14 h 20 m
9.4 GB DVD-RAMXP/ SP/ LP/ EP Mode [Approx.]2 h/ 4 h/ 8 h/ 16 h
USB StandardUSB 2.0 High Speed
PlaybackMass Strage – MPEG2/ MP4/ Xvid/ MKV/JPEG/MPO(3D Photo)yes
Mass Strage – AAC/ ALAC/ DSD/ FLAC/ MP3/ WMA/ WAVyes(Only AAC, MP3 )
External HDD – Broadcast Streamyes
Copy(Transfer)Mass Strage – to HDDMP4, AVCHD, AVCHD 3D, Xvid, MKV, JPEG,3D Photo, AAC, MP3
Mass Strage – to DVD-RAMyes(JPEG, 3D Photo)
High Quality Sound96kHz Surround Re-Masteryes*5
Easy OperationQuick Operation – Direct Navigatoryes*7
TV Series Recordingyes
Quick Operation – EPGyes*7
Quick Operation – Disc Tray Openingyes*7
VIERA Linkyes
Pause Live TV & Rewind Live TVyes
Freeview*6Freeview HDyes
8days future viewingyes(Portrait / Landscape)
Smart NetworkingExtra Storage with External HDDyes
Compatible with FULL HD 3D Camcorderyes
TerminalHDMI Outputyes
LAN (Ethernet) Terminalyes
TunerTuner SystemDVB-T2 x 2
Channel CoverageUHF: 21-68
OthersPower SupplyAC 220-240V, 50Hz
Power ConsumptionNormal Use20W
Standby (Quick Start Off, RF OUT(Aerial Signal) Off)0.2W
HDMI Cable Includedyes
Main UnitDimensions (W x H x D)430 x 59 x 210 mm*16
Weight2.0 kg
TRADEMARK NOTICEBlu-ray Disc™, Blu-ray™ and the logos are trademarks of the Blu-ray Disc Association./”AVCHD” and the “AVCHD” logo are trademarks of Panasonic Corporation and Sony Corporation./DLNA, the DLNA Logo and DLNA CERTIFIED are trademarks, service marks, or certification marks of the Digital Living Network Alliance./Dolby and the double-D symbol are registered trademarks of Dolby Laboratories./DTS, DTS-HD, the Symbol & DTS and the Symbol together are registered trademarks, and DTS-HD Master Audio is a trademark of DTS, Inc./MPEG Layer-3 audio coding technology licensed from Fraunhofer IIS and Thomson./DVB and the DVB logos are trademarks of the DVB Project./”Apple and the Apple logo are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in/the U.S. and other countries. App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc.”/Google Play is a trademark of Google Inc./”Miracast” is a mark or registered mark of the Wi-Fi Alliance./HDMI, the HDMI Logo, and High-Definition Multimedia Interface are trademarks or registered trademarks of HDMI Licensing LLC in the United States and other countries./The FREEVIEW words and logos are trade marks of DTV Services LTD. © DTV Services Ltd.

DMR-EX97EB User Manual