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Receiver with UltimateTV Service, dual tuner, PIP, watch one channel and record another one or watch 2 different shows at once, Dolby Digital, pause Live-TV and 35 hours of record time*. *Actual recording capacity depends on type of programming being recorded.

Retails at: $299.95  
Our Discount: $140.00  
Your Price: $159.95*  

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For Existing and New DIRECTV Customers. You must activate the DIRECTV and UltimateTV services to qualify for this offer.
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This unit is not compatible With C-Band Dishes. This unit will not record HDTV, Local antenna or Cable TV.


  • Unique and fully-customizable learning remote control  
  • Total control of IR-based consumer electronics products  
  • Dynamic display with familiar buttons and simple ....
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The RCA DWD490RE second room receiver incorporates two DIRECTV® satellite tuners1 for picture-in-picture capabilities, a hard disk drive for digital video recording, giving you the capability to watch or record two programs simultaneously. For the first time, you can watch one live digital program while recording another and access the Internet via the built in V.90 (56k-capable) modem.
More Choices
With DIRECTV® programming packages you have more choice, variety, movies and sports entertainment. Your DIRECTV® subscription will give you access to over 225 digital-quality channels, local channels by subscription in select markets*, access to 32 premium movie channels, up to 55 pay per view choices a day, 25 specialty sports networks and access to every major pro and college sports subscriptions, including exclusives like NFL Sunday Ticket and NBA League Pass. (DIRECTV® Programming Sold Separately)
With UltimateTV, You're in Control!
UltimateTV® from Microsoft puts you in control of a more enjoyable TV experience. UltimateTV® combines digital video recording, live TV controls, and interactive TV - including Internet access - all in one complete service! (UltimateTV Service Sold Separately)
Unique Features
  • Digital-Quality Picture Capability

  • Digital Audio Performance Capability

  • Dolby Digital Sound Capability (Dolby Digital output via optical connection)

  • Digital Video Recording - Records up to 35 hours2 of programming

  • Pause Live TV

  • Live TV Controls - Instant reply and slow motion

  • Advance Program Guide™ - Up to 14 days of program listings with full descriptions and on-screen search function

  • TV Home - Convenient home base for all TV-watching activities

  • Search TV - Search program by title or phrase

  • Two DIRECTV® Satellite Tuners - Picture-in-Picture and ability to watch or record two programs at the same time

  • My Shows - Lists previously recorded programs and scheduled programs to-be-recorded

  • Web Home - Websites, e-mail, chat rooms, on-line shopping, news, and other Internet areas

  • Easy hookup

DWD490RE Includes:
  • 1-47-Button Master Touch® Universal Remote Control (CRK76WA)

  • 1 For full functionality, this receiver requires connection of two (2) satellite inputs from a dual-output LNB DIRECTV® system dish antenna.

  • 2 Actual recording capability depends on type of programming being recorded.

  • Keyboard (WKB10WB1) Sold Separately

    The UltimateTV® Service is accessed through a standard telephone line and is available as a local call in most areas. In some areas, long distance telephone toll charges may apply. To check local access, call 1-877-ULTIMATE (1-877-858-4628).

    DIRECTV, the Cyclone Design logo and Advanced programming Guide are a trademarks of DIRECTV. Inc. a unit of Hughes Electronics Corp. and are used with permission.

    Microsoft, Ultimate TV, the Ultimate TV logo, Kid Friendly, and WebPIP are either registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and /or other countries. Other company or product names mentioned herein may be trademarks of their respective owners.

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   Digital Video Recording
   Instant Replay
   Pause Live TV
   Search by Themes or by name
   Searchable TV listings
   TV Home
   TV Listings

   225 channels capable
   32 Bit microprocessor
   Analog Off-Air Ready
   Built-in Assistance
   Digital Quality Video and Audio
   Dolby® Digital (AC-3)
   Favorite Channel Lists
   Four Different Guide Styles
   IR VCR Control
   Local Channel Compatible
   Low power consumption, cool operation make the Receiver suitable for mounting in a closed cabinet
   Master Touch™
   Multi-Satellite Ready
   Number of Receiver Addresses
   One-Button Record.
   PreSelect Programming
   Remote Type

   Baseband Stereo Audio outputs (RCA-style connectors) : 2
   Dolby Digital Optical (TosLink connector) : 1
   Dual USB Port : 2
   Modular Telco
   RCA Type Audio/Video connectors : 2
   RF Input : 1
   RF Output : 1
   S-Video output (Mini DIN Connector)
   Satellite Input : 2
   VCR Control Output IR Blaster


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