Top 10 Freeview Play Recorders UK – Set-Top Receiver Boxes

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1. Manhattan

Manhattan T3-R Freeview Play 4K Smart Recorder 500GB

Manhattan - Packed full of the latest technology, the t3-r features wi-fi, a quad-core CPU for lightning-fast performance and support for Ultra HD and HDR with supported apps compatible TVs. Connections aerial in: connect to an aerial rooftop is best to receive freeview loop out: connect to a tv to use its internal tuner etherneT: Connect to an internet router HDMI: Connect to a TV or AV Receiver's HDMI port OPTICAL: Connect to an AV Receiver or external sound system for Dolby Digital surround sound when supported USB: Insert a USB stick for offline Software Updates.

Plus, it’s always ready to instantly wake up, all while maintaining ultra-low power consumption. Bring youtube and YouTube Kids to the biggest screen in the home. Find, smart search, watch and save programmes effortlessly with featured picks, your own personal watchlist and more.

Pause and rewind live tv, record two programmes at once and record entire series at the touch of a button. The 500gb hard drive holds up to 300 hours of recordings, smartly organised into categories and series. Catch up with the last 7 days straight from the TV guide with supported channels & programmes. The ultimate subscription-free tv experience: the t3-r perfectly combines over 85 Freeview channels with on demand TV from BBC iPlayer, All 4, ITV Hub, My5, UKTV Play and more.
BrandManhattan
ManufacturerManhattan TV limited
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2. Manhattan

Manhattan T3-R Freeview Play 4K Smart Recorder 1TB

Manhattan - Packed full of the latest technology, it’s always ready to instantly wake up, the T3-R features Wi-Fi, a quad-core CPU for lightning-fast performance and support for Ultra HD and HDR with supported apps compatible TVs. The 1tb hard drive holds up to 600 hours of recordings, smartly organised into categories and series.

Catch up with the last 7 days straight from the TV guide with supported channels & programmes. Hdmi cable that supports resolutions up to 4K/60Hz. On demand tv requires an internet connection Wi-Fi or Ethernet. Plus, all while maintaining ultra-low power consumption. The ultimate subscription-free tv experience: the t3-r perfectly combines over 85 Freeview channels with on demand TV from BBC iPlayer, ITV Hub, My5, All 4, UKTV Play and more.

Note: freeview tv requires a rooftop aerial indoor aerials are unreliable and not recommended. Pause and rewind live tv, record two programmes at once and record entire series at the touch of a button. Bring youtube and YouTube Kids to the biggest screen in the home. Find, smart search, watch and save programmes effortlessly with featured picks, your own personal watchlist and more.
BrandManhattan
ManufacturerManhattan
Weight1 kg (2.2 Pounds)
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3. HUMAX

Carbon Black, HUMAX FVP-5000T 2 TB Freeview Play HD TV Recorder

HUMAX - Built in Wi-Fi. Pause, rewind and Record Live TV. Record four programmes whilst watching a fifth. Included components: psu, hdmi cable, batteries 2 x aaa, remote control, manual; Display size: 0.0 inches; connectivity technology: Wireless; Power source type: Corded Electric; Wattage: 05 watts; total hdmi ports: 1. Dedicated Smart App. Store up to 1000 hours of recordings.
BrandHUMAX
ManufacturerHUMAX
Height4.8 cm (1.89 Inches)
Length20 cm (7.87 Inches)
Weight1.07 kg (2.36 Pounds)
Width28 cm (11.02 Inches)
Part Number91-00760
Model91-00760

4. Panasonic

Panasonic DMR-PWT550EB Blu-Ray Player and HDD Recorder with Freeview Play, Black

Panasonic - With the newly supported freeview play function you will be able to watch TV programmed from the last seven days, that you missed while you were away from home, without even having to record them. You just need a network connection.

Hook internet apps up to your network and Panasonic Blu-ray recorders can deliver a wide range of online resources, such as video and music streaming services, games and all manner of entertainment and information apps. Panasonic blu-ray recorders can send recordings and live TV broadcasts over the internet to smartphones or tablets outside the home. Your panasonic blu-ray recorder can bring the ever-expanding world of stunningly detailed 4K content into your home giving much more detail, texture, clarity and depth, It lets you record 4K content onto its built-in HDD and view 4K video by USB connection.

They're ready for you to watch in your free time. By registering tv programmed such as dramas with the TV series recording function, They can be automatically recorded and stored each time they are broadcast.
BrandPanasonic
ManufacturerPanasonic
Height1.4 cm (0.55 Inches)
Length3.3 cm (1.3 Inches)
Weight3
Width5.31 cm (2.09 Inches)
Part NumberDMR-PWT550EB
ModelDMR-PWT550EB

5. HUMAX

HUMAX Aura Android TV 4K Freeview Play Recorder with Google Assistant and Chromecast, 1TB

HUMAX - Smart home control - use your voice to create the perfect viewing environment. Ultra high definition - up to 4x the picture quality with 4K UHD and HDR. Control smart Home devices like lighting, adjust the temperature and more. Google assistant - access Entertainment, change the volume, get answers, and more using your voice remote. Android tv - easy setup with your Google Account, access your favourite apps and games. Google play store - thousands of Apps and Games including Amazon Prime Video, Disney+ and BT Sport.
BrandHUMAX
ManufacturerHumax
Height4.3 cm (1.69 Inches)
Length20 cm (7.87 Inches)
Weight0.76 kg (1.68 Pounds)
Width25.8 cm (10.16 Inches)
Part Number91-00897
ModelAura 1TB

6. HUMAX

HUMAX FVP-5000T 500 GB Freeview Play HD TV Recorder, Black

HUMAX - Over 100 tv and radio channels 15 in hd. Frequency range - 470mHz to 862MHz UHF. Catch up tv from bbc iplayer, All 4, itv hub, Demand 5 & UKTV Play. Record up to 3 programmes simultaneously whilst watching a recording or catch up. Built-in wi-fi for easy connection to your Home Network. Upnp compatibility. Record up to 500 hours of sd tv, Record, pause and rewind live TV.
BrandHUMAX
ManufacturerHumax
Height0.48 cm (0.19 Inches)
Length2 cm (0.79 Inches)
Weight0 kg (0 Pounds)
Width2.8 cm (1.1 Inches)
Part NumberFVP-5000T/500
ModelFVP-5000T/500
Warranty1 Year

7. HUMAX

Black, Humax FVP-5000T 1TB Freeview Play HD TV Recorder

HUMAX - New recordings screen choose between thumb nails in grid or vertical list to view content quickly and easily. This provides the option to record the programme or series or set a reminder! Top picks is an all new feature, “on demand” and “recordings”, 3 Easy screens, with, simplifying viewing choice. Live tv app, when installed on a mobile device and paired with the FVP-5000T when in the home, provides a multi-room solution for viewing TV in another room.

Press either the up or down arrows around the ok button to scroll up and down the channel list displayed on the left hand side of the screen, if you then press ‘OK’ again the programme synopsis will be displayed in a larger pop up panel. New tv guide surf & scan banner when watching tv press, the ‘ok’ button a banner appears at the bottom of the screen displaying programme information. H3 espresso sold separately creates the true multi-room experience and upgrades that older HD Ready TV in the other room to Smart, without the need for an aerial and no subscription! What’s on now”, which will recommend programmes and reminders based on your own recording preferences! Freeview” hot key when pressed will allow you to choose from TV Guide, Media and Settings, Recordings, Top Picks, Players, meaning all of the everyday features are accessed from one single screen.

Netflix button directly access you Netflix account, Netflix streaming membership required. The “on demand” button displays the most popular catch-up services, which are all in one place, ALL4, providing easy access to the the world of iPlayer, ITV Hub, Demand 5 and UKTV. The addition of filters to sort by “Day of week” and by “Channel” are now included.
BrandHUMAX
ManufacturerHUMAX
Height4.8 cm (1.89 Inches)
Length20 cm (7.87 Inches)
Weight1.03 kg (2.27 Pounds)
Width28 cm (11.02 Inches)
Part NumberFVP-5000T 1TB
ModelFVP-5000T 1TB

8. Panasonic

Panasonic DMR-HWT150EB Smart Network HDD Recorder with Freeview Play, Black

Panasonic - Supports Miracast, Ver. 4. 2 and above and Miracast certified. 8 day forward an 7 day backward programme guide. Never miss a thing with series link function. Compatible with full hd 3d Camcorder. Compatible with Android devices, etc. Record up to 341 hrs in hd vs 129 hrs in normal mode. Channel coverage: UHF21-68. Tuner system: DVB-T2 x 2. Double your recording capacity with Panasonic's Long Record feature. For information on whether the smartphone, contact the manufacturer of the device. Power consumption: 16 W Normal Use. Catch up tv - bbc iplayer, ITV Player and All 4.
BrandPanasonic
ManufacturerPanasonic
Height5.2 cm (2.05 Inches)
Length19 cm (7.48 Inches)
Weight1.2 kg (2.65 Pounds)
Width30 cm (11.81 Inches)
Part NumberDMR-HWT150EB
ModelDMR-HWT150EB

9. HUMAX

2TB, HUMAX Aura Android TV 4K Freeview Play Recorder with Google Assistant and Chromecast

HUMAX - Pause, record and rewind live tv - get the most out of Live TV at no extra cost and record up to 4 shows, whilst watching a 5th. Ultra high definition - up to 4x the picture quality with 4K UHD and HDR. Control smart Home devices like lighting, adjust the temperature and more.

Google play store - thousands of Apps and Games including Amazon Prime Video, Disney+ and BT Sport. 2tb hdd - record up to 1000 hours of TV. Media server and usb playback - plug 'n' play FAT32 formateed USB/HDD or connect to your home media server. Android tv - easy setup with your Google Account, access your favourite apps and games. All for free. Freeview play - the nation's most popular tv platform offers an impressive 30, 000+ hours of TV and 700+ boxsets, across seven on demand players.

Google assistant - access Entertainment, change the volume, get answers, and more using your voice remote. Chromecast built in - stream entertainment you love from your phone, tablet or laptop to your TV. Smart home control - use your voice to create the perfect viewing environment.
BrandHUMAX
ManufacturerHumax
Height4.3 cm (1.69 Inches)
Length20 cm (7.87 Inches)
Weight0.76 kg (1.68 Pounds)
Width25.8 cm (10.16 Inches)
Part Number91-00922
ModelAura 2TB

10. Panasonic

Black, Panasonic DMR-HWT250EB Smart HDD Recorder with Freeview Play

Panasonic - Catch up tv - bbc iplayer, ITV Player and All 4. Record up to 684 hrs in HD vs 259 hrs in normal mode. 8 day forward an 7 day backward programme guide. Never miss a thing with series link function. Double your recording capacity with panasonic's long record feature. Mass storage to hdd:mp4, 3d photo, xvid, avchd 3d, aac, wma, jpeg, mp3, AVCHD, MKV, FLAC, WAV.
BrandPanasonic
ManufacturerPanasonic
Height19 cm (7.48 Inches)
Length30 cm (11.81 Inches)
Weight1.6 kg (3.53 Pounds)
Width5.2 cm (2.05 Inches)
Part NumberDMR-HWT250EB
ModelDMR-HWT250EB