This smart network HDD recorder features 4K networking with native 4K images from a digital camera or camcorder, plus remote streaming via TV Anytime, Internet apps and a Twin HD Tuner. More HD recordings with a 1TB Hard Drive and 341 hrs of HD recording in HM mode. There's even a mode that automatically records your favorite content!
Record Five Times as much HD Content
Twin HD Tuner with Large-Capacity HDD
You won't believe how much content you can record and store! A Twin HD Tuner lets you record two different programs broadcasting at the same time, and the built-in, large capacity 1000GB Hard Disc Drive (HDD) records five times more content than the ordinary DR (Direct Record) mode. There's enough space here to cover even the longest vacation or binge-watching Marathon
Experience Stunning 4K Pictures
4K Direct Chroma Upscaling
You'll love the enhanced picture quality created by our unique 4K Direct Chroma Upscaling technology. By upscaling full-HD chrominance and luminance signals directly into 4K signals, this technology achieves higher-precision image processing. It all translates into 4K images with natural textures and incredible depth.
*To enjoy 4K upscaling you will also need a 4K/UHD TV
Experience a world of 4K Quality
Your Panasonic Blu-Ray Recorder can now bring the ever-expanding world of stunningly detailed 4K content* into your home. As well as upscaling Blu-Rays to 4K*, it lets you record 4K content* onto its built-in HDD and view 4K video recororded to an SD Card (via USB Adapter) by Panasonic LUMIX cameras and camcorders.
*4K 25/30p MP4(Bit rate: up to 100Mbps / Resolution: up to 3840 X 2160 Pixels).
Catch your favourite TV shows, Whenever you want
You can watch drama, news, sport, and other programs you missed while you were away from home, without even having to record them. They're ready for you to watch in your free time.
Effortlessly Watch TV Programmes Anywhere you want
Many Panasonic Blu-Ray Recorders can send recordings and live tv broadcasts over the internet to smartphones or tablets outside the home. You just need a network and internet connection.
*Requires to download Panasonic Media Center App to use TV Anytime. Requires Broadband internet Connection
*May not work over unstable networks or with some content
*Only works on one device at a time
Wide Variety of Online Content
You can access various content and services through the internet and home networks. With Panasonic's 2016 Blu-Ray Players you can enjoy various contents, including movies, news, games, music, and more.
*Apps and accessories vary depending on the country
Easy Settings for All Your Favourite TV Programs
TV Series / Keyword Recording
By registering TV programs, such as cooking programs, with the Series recording function or a keyword like "Soccer" with the keyword recording function, they can be automatically recorded and stored each time they are broadcast. This eliminates the possibility of forgetting to record each program, and lets you watch the programs at any preferred time.
Built-in Hard Disk Hrad Disk Capacity 1TB Recording Time Hard Disk Drive DR Mode [Approx.]-HD (15 Mbps) 140 h*2 DR Mode [Approx.]-SD (8 Mbps) 264 h*2 HG/ HX/ HE/ HL/ HM Mode [Approx.] 157 h/ 235 h/ 353 h/ 472 h/ 684 h XP/ SP/ LP/ EP Mode [Approx.] 215 h/ 431 h/ 862 h/ 1724 h USB Slot yes (2) Front yes Rear yes USB Standard USB 2.0 High Speed Playback Mass Strage - MPEG2/ MP4/ Xvid/ MKV/JPEG/MPO yes(Without Xvid) Mass Strage - AAC/ ALAC/ DSD/ FLAC/ MP3/ WMA/ WAV yes External HDD - Broadcast Stream yes Copy(Transfer) Mass Strage - to HDD MP4, AVCHD, AVCHD 3D, MKV, JPEG, MPO, AAC, ALAC, DSD, FLAC, MP3, WMA, WAV High Quality Picture 4K Direct Chroma Up-scaling yes*3 4K Video Playback (4K 24/25/30p) yes*4 4K JPEG Playback yes 2D-3D Conversion/ 3D Effect Controller yes/yes High Quality Sound 96kHz Surround Re-Master yes*5（Without CD/DVD-V/BD) Easy Operation Keyword Recording yes TV Series Recording yes Pause Live TV & Rewind Live TV yes Quick Operation - Direct Navigator yes*6 Quick Operation - EPG yes*6 TV Guide Viewing Operation (Portrait / Landscape) yes VIERA Link yes Smart Networking Smartphone Apps TV Anywhere - Multiroom TV Streaming yes*9 TV Anywhere - Remote Recording yes*7*8 TV Anywhere - Remote Viewing yes*8*9*10 Panasonic Media Center App yes*11 Extra Storage with External HDD yes Miracast yes*13 Internet Web Browser yes*8*12 Internet Apps yes*8 DLNA as a client MPEG, MP4, AVCHD, MKV, JPEG, AAC, ALAC, DSD, Dolby Digital, FLAC, LPCM, MP3, Vorbis, WMA, WAV as a client (PC) Windows 7/8 support as a server MPEG/ AVCHD/ JPEG Wireless LAN System yes (Built-in) Terminal HDMI Output yes Digital Audio Output Coaxial LAN (Ethernet) Terminal yes Tuner Tuner System DVB-T x 2 Channel Coverage VHF: 6-12, UHF: 27-69 Others HDMI Cable Included yes Power Supply AC 220-240V, 50Hz Power Consumption Normal Use 24W Standby (Quick Start Off, RF OUT(Aerial Signal) Off) 0.2W Dimensions, Weight Main Unit Dimensions (W x H x D) 430 x 41.5 x 179 mm*15 Weight 1.8 kg 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 24p/25p,30p)bit rate up to 100Mbps/resolution up to 3840x2160 25p/30p, 4096x2160 24p. NOTE *5 Sampling frequency is set to 88.2kHz at CD playback. NOTE *6 "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 *7 Requires browser in PC(except the Remote Viewing), smartphone or tablet. NOTE *8 Requires broadband internet service. NOTE *9 Remote Viewing and Multiroom TV Streaming are not possible for some pay-per-view programs. NOTE *10 Access is possible for only one device (for the BWT955, two devices) at a time. NOTE *11 Download on the App Store. Download on Google Play™. NOTE *12 Recorder's web browser doesn't support flash & some characters' set (e.g. Chinese etc.). NOTE Some features of websites may not be available on the web browser. NOTE *13 Compatible with AndroidTM devices, Ver.4.2 and above and Miracast certified. NOTE For information on whether the smartphone, etc. supports Miracast, contact the manufacturer of the device. NOTE *14 The Lumix camera must support DLNA (DMR) function. NOTE *15 Excluding the projecting parts. WARNING The 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. TRADEMARK NOTICE Blu-ray Disc™, Blu-ray™, and the logos are trademarks of 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. MPEG Layer-3 audio coding technology licensed from Fraunhofer IIS and Thomson. DVB and the DVB logos are trademarks of the DVB Project. Google Play is a trademark of Google Inc. "Miracast" is a trademark of 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. Dolby Digital is a trademarks of Dolby Laboratories.