JVC Victor is going to launch in Japan the new DR-BX500 Blu-ray/Hard Drive combo recorder on November. The DR-BX500 comes with 500GB hard drive storage and a Blu-ray writer. This combo recorder has two integrated digital TV tuner and an analog TV tuner.
JVC Victor DR-BX500 supports AVCREC technology for recording TV shows in MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 format. It supports also AVCHD playback from DVD and SD card and JPEG playback from SD card.
The recorder has a HDMI output with Deep Color support, S-Video and 100BASE-TX Ethernet LAN port.