Sonicview 8000 HD
$299.00 $329.00

The Sonicview 8000 HD NEW Version 2 (with cooling fan) is the top-of-the-line high definition FTA receiver from Sonicview. It has an incredible list of features including HDMI output for an amazing HD picture quality, Dolby digital surround sound, and a USB port for updating the FTA receivers software and connecting an external PVR hard drive for recording. You can also connect an OTA (over the air) HD antenna to the Sonicview 8000 HD so you can receive local HD channels for free.

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Sonicview 8000 HD Technical Summary
  • Free To Air Channel Reception from Satellite Broadcasting
  • QPSK Tuner (Sharp NIM)
  • HDMI Output Connector
  • RS232C, 3 RCA Output for CVBS Video, Audio L/R, 3 RCA Output for Composite
  • ( Y,Pb,Pr), S-VHS Output, SPDIF Digital Audio AC3 Bitstream Output, HDTV Output
  • Fully Comply with ATSC HDTV (VSB) & DVB-S MPEG 2
  • Decodes All ATSC HDTV Standard Video Formats Including 576i / 576p / 720p / 1080i
  • Downconverts HDTV to SDTV
  • Selectable Output Video Format : 1080i / 720p / 480p / 480i
  • 2 Tuners : ATSC Tuner (Sharp,NIM Type) & QPSK (Samsung, NIM Type)
  • USB 2.0 PVR Function Supported : 1 Channel Record & Play with an external HDD
  • EPG Supported, Channel Naming Supported
  • Full Color & User Friendly GUI for Easy Control
  • Highly Speedy Channel Changing Time : Less than 1 Sec.
  • 6,000 Channels Memory Capacity for TV & Radio Programs
  • 8 Favorite Channel List Group Programmable
  • Channel Sorting by FTA, CAS, Satellite, Alphabetic Order & Network
  • Zoom In-Out Function for Watching Screen
  • Various Aspect Ratio with 4:3, Letter Box, Full Screen & 16:9
  • Background Graphic Display for Radio Program Channels
  • Parental Lock Function using Master PIN Code
  • Automatic NTSC / PAL Detection and Simple Video Converter (NTSC <-> PAL)
  • Blue VFD Display : 9 Character 1 Line
  • Real Time Clock
  • Low Power Consumption Supported : Less Than 5 W in Stand-By Mode
  • DiSEqC 1.0, 1.1, 1.2 & USALS / 22KHz Switching Control Supported
  • S/PDIF for Digital Audio AC-3 Bitstream Output
  • S-VHS Output Connector
  • Component Output with 3 RCA Jacks : Y, Pb, Pr
  • 3 RCA Jacks for CVBS Video & Audio L/R Output
  • RS232C 9-PIN Connector : Twisted Cable
  • PC to Set S/W Downloading using Window based Specific Program
  • Set to Set S/W Downloading (Main Program & Channel List Data File)
  • Useful Luminous Universal Remote Control
Items included with the Sonicview 8000 HD Package
  • Sonicview 8000 HD Stationary Package 1Sonicview 8000 HD V2
  • RemoteRemote Control
  • Audio Video CableAudio/Video Cables
  • ManualUser's Manual