Instantly add more recording hours to your DVR.
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.
Make room for more TV shows.
Instantly add more recording hours to your USB or eSATA DVR. Never miss your favorite shows.
A companion for your camcorder.
Transfer and store videos from your compatible camcorder without a computer, so you can record more and delete less.
Store media for playback on your TV.
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.
|Features at a glance|
- DVR expander to add more recording hours to your DVR
- Works with most DVRs and AV devices
- AV-optimized for smooth video recording and playback
- Storage for your compatible camcorder
- 2-year limited warranty
High-capacity DVR expander - Add extra hours of HD storage 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.
AV-optimized - 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.
Store videos, music, and photos for playback on your TV - Connect this AV-optimized drive to a game console, Blu-ray Disc player or media player, like our WD TV family of products, to enjoy smooth playback on your big screen TV.
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 lie 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.
- Expanding your DVR storage
- Saving videos from your compatible camcorder
- Storing movies, music, and photos for playback on your TV
What's in the box
DVR expander, external power supply, USB 2.0 cable, eSATA cable, adapter cable for Sony camcorders, Quick Install Guide, feet for horizontal placement.
- Direct TV R15, HR20, HR2, HR23
- Dish VIP722K
- TiVo Series 3 & Premiere
- Pace DC7581
- Time Warner SA STB
- Scientific Atlanta 8300
- *Check with your cable service provider to confirm compatibility with their system.
- 2010 or later Sony camcorders with Direct Copy functionality, including: HDR-CX150/R, HDR-CX110/L, HDR-XR350V, HDR-CX300, HDR-XR150, HDR-XR550V, HDR-CX550V, HDR-CX350V, DCR-SX63, DCR-SX44, DCR-SR68/R, DCR-SR88, DCR-SX83
Blu-ray Disc Players
- Sony 2010 Blu-ray Disc Players, including BDP-S370, BDP-S470, BDP-S570, BDP-BX37, BDP-BX57, BDP-N460, BDP-560
- Sony Blu-ray Disc Home Theater Systems, including BDV-E370, BDV-E570, BDV-T57
- LG BD390
- Samsung BD-P1600
- Microsoft Xbox 360 (media playback only)
- Sony PlayStation 3 (media playback only)
- JVC LT-32P6
- Samsung LN32A550
- Phillips 42PFLA332D
- LG 47LH30
- Sony KDL-46XBR9
- Western Digital WD TV Live Plus, WD TV Live, WD TV, WD TV Mini
Compatible with Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7
Compatible with Mac® OS X® Tiger®, Leopard®, or Snow Leopard
Note: Compatibility may vary depending on user's hardware configuration and operating system