Sharp BD-AV1 and BD-AV10 AQUOS Blu-ray Disc Recorder series
The new Sharp BD-AV1 and BD-AV10 AQUOS Blu-ray Disc Recorder series enables recording and playback of digital broadcasts of HDTV programs with the same high-resolution image quality as broadcast with simple operation even easier than VCRs that users are already accustomed to. The new Sharp BD-AV1 and BD-AV10 AQUOS Blu-ray Disc Recorder series feature a user interface that can be used easily without relying on the instruction manual. Easy One-Button Operation enables functions such as record, playback, and timer recording to be invoked simply and easily with the press of a single button. A Disc Meter provides peace of mind by clearly indicating at a glance the amount of free disc space remaining on the Blu-ray disc media. And, the Simple Fami-Link Remote is designed with fewer buttons on its top surface to enable users to navigate to the button they want to use without hesitation.
As terrestrial digital broadcasting spreads around the world and full-HD LCD TVs become more popular, the desire to be able to easily record high-definition pictures is increasing rapidly. Sharp Aquos Blu-ray Disc Recorders are digital video recorders for the 21st century based on a completely new concept that enables users to readily enjoy recording and playing back HDTV with simple, easy operation like the VCRs that people are already familiar with using. The new Sharp BD-AV1 and BD-AV10 AQUOS Blu-ray Disc Recorder series will be available in Japan from October 27, 2007.