DVR functionality


Also found in: Dictionary.
Related to DVR functionality: Digital video recorder

DVR functionality

(1) Recording video content for playback at a later time. See DVR.

(2) Being able to pause or skip forward or back through a movie delivered online. Dating back to the days of videotape, the terms "fast forward" and "rewind" are still widely used for these functions.
References in periodicals archive ?
In this case, Judge Folsom had enjoined EchoStar from putting any DVR functionality into its satellite TV receivers.
If you elect to offer caller ID or e-mail capability, multiple picture-in-picture display or multiple DVR functionality, interactive components, call logs or "find me" features within the IPTV offering, the selection of set-top boxes becomes key.
These qualities make the MHX2300BT series highly desirable for audio/video (A/V) applications such as gaming, video editing, audio recording and DVR functionality, as well as for the high-end personal computing market.
Hopper allows advertising to be skipped with its TiVo-like live television DVR functionality, and it also provides the ability to stream content to a number of Joey units throughout the house.
"TiVo has offered multi-room DVR functionality for years and sees the MoCA membership as a potential way to bring home networking to the next level," said Jim Denney, vice president and general manager of product marketing for TiVo.
Over the final two months of the regular season, MLB.TV Premium subscribers can watch live HD broadcasts of games that are not subject to MLB's blackout restrictions (see more on MLB's blackouts see Inside MLB Extra Innings, MLB.TV and Television Blackouts (http://bizofbaseball.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=4250:inside-mlb-extra-innings-mlbtv-and-television-blackouts&catid=48:ei-mlb-network&Itemid=82)), with access to home and away broadcast feeds, DVR functionality to pause or rewind live action and multi-game viewing options (quad view, p-i-p and split screen) as well as the standard set of MLB.TV features for a one-time fee of $44.95.
It not only forbade EchoStar from making or selling infringing satellite TV receivers, it required EchoStar to disable DVR functionality in its receivers.
Providing detailed analysis of STB shipments and revenues for 68 countries, the report features data splits for analogue/digital, free-to-air/ pay-TV subscriptions, SD/HD picture quality, one-way/two-way data receiving, DVR functionality and subscribers.
The Motorola VIP1910-9DB and VIP1960-9DB are flexible high definition IPTV set-tops and feature DVR functionality so customers can enjoy advanced TV services, including time shifting, recording and viewing separate on-demand or scheduled programs.
"Rurals have to have VoD, HD, DVR functionality to be competitive," Krishnan said.
TiVo's DVR functionality and ease of use, with such features as Season Pass recordings and WishList searches, has elevated its popularity among consumers and has created a whole new way for viewers to watch television.