Hitachi Releases World's First Terabyte DVD Recorder

By Justin Mann on
Although not yet available in the U.S. or European nations yet, the new high-tech toy from Hitachi is still impressive, and will probably hit U.S./Eu shores within a year. Hitachi is not well known in the DVR market because of how small their market share is, and they are hoping that their new lineup, including storage capacities of 160GB, 250GB, 500GB and the 1TB, will bump them from 3% to 35%. Don't go reaching for your pocketbook yet, as they won't be available for a month yet, and then only in Japan. It makes sense, being that Japan has the largest DVDR market in the world. As time has told before though, neat things in Japan make their way towards us eventually.

Add New Comment

TechSpot Members
Login or sign up for free,
it takes about 30 seconds.
You may also...
Get complete access to the TechSpot community. Join thousands of technology enthusiasts that contribute and share knowledge in our forum. Get a private inbox, upload your own photo gallery and more.