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PS3 DVR Kit Getting an Update

Sony adds some highly requested features for successful accessory.


Sony will be giving its PlayStation 3 digital tuner and DVR kit Torne a major update this June. The update will take the device to version 2.0.

New features include:

Long Recording

The update adds a long recording mode that lets you record HD footage for three times as long compared to the current standard DR Mode. This mode uses AVC compression.

Watch While Recording

You can now watch a program while it is recording. The feature is compatible with forward, rewind and scene search.

Improved Torumiru Information Display

The interface will now display viewer stat information directly atop the television menu.

Exact release information for the update will be announced at a later date.

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