Smart Networking 500GB Recorder with Blu-Ray Player : DMR-PWT550

///Smart Networking 500GB Recorder with Blu-Ray Player : DMR-PWT550

Smart Networking 500GB Recorder with Blu-Ray Player

419.00 349.00



The DMR-PWT550 is Panasonic’s smart networking 500GB hard disc drive recorder with twin HD tuners. It also acts as a BluRay Player so you can enjoy your favourite movies. With its twin HD tuners it will allow you to record 2 programmes simultaneously in HD quality. Don’t worry about missing a programme when two overlap – with the DMR-PWT550 you can record one programme while watching another. The DMR-PWT550 offers quick operation with high speed start up. With one touch the EPG screen will display or the direct navigator screen will appear. By using the new Panasonic remote recording service, you can navigate and search on the EPG and set timer recordings of TV programmes using a smartphone and tablet from anywhere. (Internet Service Required)
The DMR-PWT550 also offers multi-room TV streaming. You can send a recorded programme or a live broadcast to a DNLA compatible TV, Blu-Ray Player or your smartphone/tablet wirelessly and watch it from anywhere in the house.
In addition the DMR-PWT550 offers various content and services through the internet and home networks, including content in a wide variety of fields such as sports, games, music, movies and lots more. Please note the DMR-PWT550 has Wi-Fi built in.

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

BD-ROM (Version 2.4)FULL HD 3D/ BD-Videoyes
BD-RE/ BD-RE DL (Ver.2.1)BDAV/ AVCHD/ AVCHD 3D/ JPEG/ MPO(3D Photo)yes
BD-R (Ver.1.3/ LTH Type Ver.1.3) / BD-R DL (Ver.1.3)BDAV/ AVCHD/ AVCHD 3D/ Xvid/ MKVyes
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
Xvid/ MKV/ JPEGyes
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
USBSlotyes (1)
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(Without ALAC, DSD)
External HDD – Broadcast Streamyes
Copy(Transfer)Mass Strage – to HDDMP4, AVCHD, AVCHD 3D, Xvid, MKV, JPEG, 3D Photo, AAC, FLAC, MP3, WMA, WAV
High Quality Picture4K JPEG Playbackyes
2D-3D Conversionyes
4K ULTRA HD Up-scalingyes*3
4K Networking (4K 25/30p)yes*4
High Quality SoundPure Sound Modeyes
96kHz 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 Play (7days catch up)yes
Freeview HDyes
TV Guide Viewing Operationyes
8days future viewingyes
7days backyes
Smart NetworkingMultiroom TV Streamingyes*11
Remote Recordingyes*9*10
Remote Viewingyes(Without BBC)*9*10*11*12
Web Browseryes*10*13
Extra Storage with External HDDyes
Compatible with FULL HD 3D Camcorderyes
Image Sharing from LUMIXyes*15
Internet Appsyes*10
Wireless LAN Systemyes
as a clientMPEG, MP4, AVCHD, Xvid, MKV, JPEG,AAC, Dolby Digital, FLAC, LPCM, MP3, Vorbis, WMA, WAV
TerminalHDMI Outputyes
LAN (Ethernet) Terminalyes
TunerTuner SystemDVB-T2 x 2
Channel CoverageUHF: 21-68
OthersPower SupplyAC 220-240V, 50Hz
Power ConsumptionNormal Use22W
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./The terms HDMI and HDMI High-Definition Multimedia Interface, and the HDMI Logo 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-PWT550EB User Manual