Toshiba DST3100 DIRECTV High-Definition Receiver
Stylish, sleek silver cabinet design DIRECTV High-Definition Receiver incorporates DVI technology, along with HDCP. It features built-in NTSC and ATSC reception, along with multiple output resolution modes (480i, 480p, 720p and 1080i), Hybrid Mode, optical digital audio output jack, ColorStream HD component video output, S-Video output and two sets of A/V composite video output jacks.
Multi-Satellite Capability - DIRECTV High Definition Receiver
For reception of DirecTV programming. Supports satellites A(101°),
B(119°),and C(110°). In selected areas local channels can be received digitally viasatellite.
Digital Off-Air (ATSC) Receiver: Supports ATSC reception of broadcast channels 2-69 when connected to an aerialantenna.
Analog Off-Air (NTSC) Receiver: Supports NTSC reception of broadcast channels 2-69 when connected to an aerialantenna.
Cable TV (NTSC) Receiver: Supports NTSC reception of cable channels 2-125(STD) and 1-125(HRC, IRC).
Dolby Digital (AC3) Output
Output Resolution (480i/480p/720p/1080i): The DST3100 supports all of the most popular scanning formats including 480i,480p, 720p, and 1080i. Users may choose to have the receiver convert all video to asingle user-selected scanning format. Additionally, in a all video to a single userselectedscanning format. Additionally, in a Hybrid Mode, the receiver can be set toconvert all standard definition video to 480p while converting all high-definitionvideo to 1080i.
HD/SD Simultaneous Output: Since the DST3100 offers parallel video outputs, you can send a high-definitionsignal to the main set in the living room, while simultaneously sending a standarddefinition signal to another set somewhere else in the house.
Input/Output Connections; DVI/HDCP Output: Enables an all-digital interconnect from the receiver to a compatible television forvideo to enhance the user experience. This connection incorporates High-bandwidthDigital Content Protection (HDCP) security.
Satellint Input (75Ohm, F-Type)
RF Output Jack (75Ohm, F-Type)
ColorStream HD (Y/Pr/Pb) Component Video Output (RCA-Style): These outputs allow the highest quality video signal to be sent from the receiver to acomponent video equipped progressive scan TV. When this connection is utilized withtodays HD-compatible sets, typical artifacts—like video noise, dot crawl, and flicker—are virtually eliminated, resulting in a low-noise, highly detailed picturewith unequaled color purity.
S-Video Output; 2 A/V Output Jacks (A/V-RCA-Style)
Dolby Digital Optical Output Jack (Toslink)
Delivers Dolby Digital/DTS signature 5.1 track digital audio through a simple,one-cable optical connection to any compatible audio receiver.
RJ11 Telephone Jack
Convenience: DIRECTV Advanced Program Guide
Multiple signal types are merged into a single on-screen program guide. This eliminatesthe need to switch between television inputs to select stations from deliveredfrom different sources. One program grid appears on screen that includes cable oroff-air stations in addition to DIRECTV and DIRECTV HD stations.
New Icon-Based GUI; Multi Video Distribution; Keyword Search
ATSC Signal Meter; Aspect Ratio Control (Full/Cropped/Side Panels) in 4:3 and 16:9: Customize the picture shape to your TV by selecting the 16:9 or 4:3 display formats.Next choose between Full, Cropped, and Letterbox (side panels) image display tomaximize the shape of the various programs being received.
IR/RF Universal Remote Control: The DST3100 comes with a remote that can be used to control the receiver from differentareas in the home. A radio frequency remote control option allows operationwithin or out of line of sight of the unit. You can also use the remote to control othercomponents in the system, including the television, from other brands.
Caller ID Function
User Profile Control: The DST3100 supports multiple user profiles, including unique channel lists, ratingslimits, default guides, closed caption modes, and even color schemes each individuallytailored for different users.