Philips VR501 User's Manual

6 Head Hifi VCR
HiFi Football Edition
• Digital Studio Picture Control - obtain the best possible picture quality
regardless of the tape you use.
• Laser-Cut Video Heads have a better profile for a superior head/tape contact.
Lesser wear guarantees longer life and higher performance quality.
• Plug & Play - the VCR welcomes you and leads you through the installation steps.
You just have to set your language and the country you live in.
The VCR does the rest.
• Follow TV sorts the channels in the same order as already found in the TV.
• Direct Record - just insert a cassette, push the record button
and the programme you see on TV gets recorded.
• Automatic Satellite Recording
• Automatic Longplay Recording
• NTSC Playback
VR501
6 Head Hifi VCR
VR501
Product information
Reception
• Tuner: Full Tuner (UHF + VHF + Hyperband)
• Tuning: PLL, CH entry, 99 presets
• Tuning/Install Features: Auto Tuning, Manual Store, Plug & Play, welcome screen
• Time/Date Download: PDC (Time/Date),Text (Time)
User Interface
• OSD Menu Languages: Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German,
Hungarian, Italian, Norwegian, Polish, Portugese, Russian Cyrillic, Slovak, Spanish,
Swedish
• Special Features: Auto Standby On/Off, Child Lock, Display On/Off
• Picture Improvement System: Digital Studio Picture Control
• TV Related Functions: 16:9 (pin 8), Direct Record, Follow TV
Remote Control Unit
• Remote Control - code: TV-RC5,VCR1-RC5
Connectors Rear
• EXT1: Black, Euro CVBS in/out
• EXT2: Black, Euro Decoder, RGB loop through
• Audio Conn. Rear: Cinch stereo out
• Terrestrial Antenna In / Out: 75 Ohms (IECtype)
• Mains Connector: Standard (IECtype)
Product Highlights
• Digital Studio Picture Control
Digital Studio Picture Control keeps checking the quality of your videotapes
and reproduces the best possible picture performance. Philips’ Digital
Studio Picture Control optimises the playback quality. It measures the
characteristics of the tape, adapts the resolution and reduces the picture
noise.
• Automatic Satellite Recording
You want to record a programme from your satellite receiver or any other
external device when you’re not at home, or while you watch another
programme at the same time? And you want to set your receiver to come on
at a specific time?
Just activate the “RECORD PREPARED MODE”, put the set in standby
and programme the desired timer on your satellite receiver – and upon
activation of the satellite receiver, the set will start the recording
simultaneously.
Tape Deck
• Number of Video / FM Audio / Flying Erase Heads: 4 / 2 / 0
• Play: +1, -1, Repeat
• Playback Features: Perfect Still, Multiple Search Speed, Multiple Slow Motion
Speed
• Index Search Related Functions: Blank Tape Search, Next/Prev. index search
• Head Cleaning Mode: Automatic
• Tape Counter: Linear Relative (h.m.s)
• Wind / Rewind Time (E180): 260sec. / 170 sec.
• Automatic Functions at Tape End: Rewind after Play - Eject after Record
Programming
• Number of Events: 6/month
• Programming Mode: OTR, Remote
• Record Control & Transmitter Identification: PDC,VPS
• Programming System: Daily/Weekly, Showview
• Automatic SAT. Recording: SCART 2
• Record Speed: Long Play, Standard Play
• Record Speed Selection: per Menu
On Tape Standard
• Add. Pb Standard: NTSC Playback on PAL TV
General
• Voltage / Frequency: 198-264 V / 50Hz
• Backup Presets: 1yr
• Backup Clock, Calendar,Timer: 3 hrs
• Power Cons. in Play / Std-By / Low Power Std By: 16 / 4.4 / < 4W
• Weight incl. / excl. package in kg: 5.5 / 3.6
• Set Size - W x D x H (mm): 380 x 260 x 93
• Packaging - W x D x H (mm): 450 x382 x 180
• Equipment Supplied: Aerial, Mains cord, Batteries
VR501/02
PAL B/G
VR501/16
PAL B/G
Sound Systems
German Stereo, Mono
Modulator
Modulator Features
Pal G
Electr. On/Off switch,
Manual Frequency
Adjustment
Ch 21 - Ch 55
591.25 MHz (Ch 36)
RT111/101
PAL
German Stereo, Mono,
NICAM
Pal G
Electr. On/Off switch,
Manual Frequency
Adjustment
Ch 21 - Ch 55
591.25 MHz (Ch 36)
RT111/101
PAL
TV Systems Off Air
Frequency Adj. Range
Preadj. modulation frequency
Remote Control - type
Record / Playback Standard
VR501/58
PAL B/G, PAL D/K,
SECAM B/G, SECAM D/K
German Stereo, Mono,
NICAM
Pal GK (switchable)
Electr. On/Off switch,
Manual Frequency
Adjustment
Ch 21 - Ch 55
591.25 MHz (Ch 36)
RT111/101
MESECAM, PAL
Subject to modification without notice
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