Record more. Delete less. The perfect drive for expanding your DVR storage. Or use the drive with your compatible camcorder to off-load video without a computer.
Instantly add more recording hours
to your DVR.
Transfer and store videos from your compatible camcorder without a computer, so you can record more and delete less.
Connect this AV-optimized drive to a game console, Blu-ray Disc player, or media player, like WD TV, to enjoy your media on your big screen TV.
Expand your DVR storage so you can record more of your favorite TV shows. Or, transfer and store videos from your compatible camcorder to free up space for more recording. Connect the drive to a game console, Blu-ray Disc player or media player, like one from the WD TV family, to smoothly stream video to your big screen TV. It's the perfect solution for your video storage and playback needs.
High-capacity DVR expander -
Add more HD recording hours to your DVR. Connect the drive to your compatible USB or eSATA DVR to instantly create more storage for your TV shows, sporting events, and movies.
A convenient storage companion for your camcorder -
Transfer your videos to your My Book AV drive without a computer to make room for more recording. You can even use the camcorder to play back the videos stored on the My Book AV drive (see compatibility tab for details on compatible products).
My Book AV DVR Expander offers smooth video recording and playback with SilkStream technology (available via eSATA connection only). Built with WD GreenPower Technology, the drive inside is optimized for the demands of reading and writing video as well as the high temperatures often found in entertainment centers.
Small enough to fit in your entertainment center -
The small My Book form factor fits neatly in your entertainment center. It can stand upright or lay horizontally, making it easy to neatly position your drive near your AV devices while maximizing airflow and minimizing heat around the drive.
Maximum flexibility -
My Book AV has both USB 2.0 and eSATA interfaces so your drive is compatible with most DVRs and other AV devices.
When used with a DVR, the My Book AV drive expands the recording capacity of a single DVR and cannot be also used as an expander with multiple DVRs or as storage for other AV devices.
External power supply
USB 2.0 cable
Adapter cable for Sony camcorders
Quick Install Guide
Feet for horizontal placement
The total program hours that can be stored depends upon the format and data rate of the programming source, operating environment and other factors. Your results may vary.
One gigabyte (GB) = one billion bytes. One terabyte (TB) = one trillion bytes. Total accessible capacity varies depending on operating environment.
|Interface||Dual Interface (eSATA and USB 2.0)|
|As used for storage capacity, one megabyte (MB) = one million bytes, one gigabyte (GB) = one billion bytes, and one terabyte (TB) = one trillion bytes. Total accessible capacity varies depending on operating environment. As used for buffer or cache, one megabyte (MB) = 1,048,576 bytes. As used for transfer rate or interface, megabyte per second (MB/s) = one million bytes per second, megabit per second (Mb/s) = one million bits per second, and gigabit per second (Gb/s) = one billion bits per second. |