Humax FVP5000T 500GB (Carbon Black) Freeview Play Recorder 500GB Hard Drive PVR

Humax FVP5000T 500GB (Carbon Black)

Freeview Play Recorder 500GB Hard Drive PVR

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£179
”This Humax TV box remains an excellent choice”. ’What Hi-Fi?’ 2020 award-winner.

Freeview Play makes it easy

Freeview Play takes Freeview HD to the next level by offering easy to access, catch-up TV. You also get all the other great benefits of Freeview. With over 75 subscription-free channels including 15 HD channels available, there's always something to watch with Freeview TV.

The next step - scroll-back TV
Connect the Humax to your Internet via Wi-Fi or Ethernet and you can enhance your TV viewing with effortless catch-up TV. Catching up on programmes you've missed is easy - simply use the Electronic Programme Guide (EPG) to 'scroll' back on the last seven days TV programmes. With support for BBC iPlayer, ITV Hub*, All 4 and Demand 5, the great majority of the last seven days’ worth of TV are just a scroll away (requires broadband Internet connection with a minimum speed of 2Mbps). *ITV Hub is available in England, Wales and The Channel Islands.

Now with Netflix and YouTube
As well as the regular UK TV channels, the FVP-5000T gives easy access to other popular video services. If you’ve got a Netflix account then you can get easy, single-key access. YouTube, Freeview Explore and UK TV Play are also covered.

Record, pause and rewind live TV
Featuring a 500GB hard drive, it's easy to record, pause and rewind live TV. The large capacity storage holds up to 250 hours of TV - enough to be able to catch up on all your favourite TV even after a long break away. With the pause and rewind function, interruptions from phone calls are no longer an issue - simply pause the live TV and resume when you're free again.

Share via USB and UPnP
It’s easy to playback stored video or music by simply plugging in a USB device. Alternatively, UPnP (Universal Plug n’ Play) lets you play content from your computer or NAS drive using your home network.

App control
Download the free Humax Live TV app (available for Apple and Android) and you’ll get a whole new level of control. With the app you can stream live TV or recordings from your recorder to smart device. You can also set reminders, schedule recordings and even access the TV guide from the myHumax portal.

Easy connectivity
For an easy, top quality connection to your TV, the FVP-5000T uses HDMI. Humax haven’t forgotten about the sound, either. A choice of analogue phono or optical digital audio outputs let you connect up to pretty much any soundbar, AV receiver, amp or Hi-Fi system.

Get the best in catch-up TV without any subscription fee – the Humax FVP-5000T makes the best TV affordable for all.

Read about the Humax FVP5000T on the Richer Sounds Blog

6 Year Guarantee
£17.85 Fully refundable if unused

Add our 6 Year Guarantee to your basket when you check out. We'll cover your items for 6 years and give you your money back if unused.

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We’ll beat any genuine advertised price, even from the web & give you up to £100!

We're confident that our prices are amongst the very keenest out there, so we've made it as easy as pie to qualify for our Price Beat. Richer Sounds also guarantees to beat web prices, and Price Beat is even valid for 14 days after purchase, so if you've seen a cheaper price, let us know, and we'll happily beat that price by up to £100!

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Free UK delivery on orders over £50

Next working day delivery and timed options available. Please see checkout for further details.

Buy now, pay later available
by phone, on items over £500

We offer 6 month interest free options. Call your local store or our Telesales team for details

For purchases over £500, pay a 10% deposit now and the balance in 6 months. Pay the balance in full before the end of the 6 months and there is no interest to pay whatsoever, just a one-off settlement fee of £29. Subject to application, financial circumstances and borrowing history. Ts&Cs apply. 19.9% APR representative. Find out more

 Disabled assistance

All products that are available to purchase on the Richer Sounds website can be delivered free to blind, partially sighted or those with a disability.

Please contact web after sales for more info.
For delivery of in-store only deals, please contact your local store for more details.
T&Cs apply - see our delivery page.

Make the most of your player. View our hottest deals on HDMI cables.

”This Humax TV box remains an excellent choice”. ’What Hi-Fi?’ 2020 award-winner.

Freeview Play makes it easy

Freeview Play takes Freeview HD to the next level by offering easy to access, catch-up TV. You also get all the other great benefits of Freeview. With over 75 subscription-free channels including 15 HD channels available, there's always something to watch with Freeview TV.

The next step - scroll-back TV
Connect the Humax to your Internet via Wi-Fi or Ethernet and you can enhance your TV viewing with effortless catch-up TV. Catching up on programmes you've missed is easy - simply use the Electronic Programme Guide (EPG) to 'scroll' back on the last seven days TV programmes. With support for BBC iPlayer, ITV Hub*, All 4 and Demand 5, the great majority of the last seven days’ worth of TV are just a scroll away (requires broadband Internet connection with a minimum speed of 2Mbps). *ITV Hub is available in England, Wales and The Channel Islands.

Now with Netflix and YouTube
As well as the regular UK TV channels, the FVP-5000T gives easy access to other popular video services. If you’ve got a Netflix account then you can get easy, single-key access. YouTube, Freeview Explore and UK TV Play are also covered.

Record, pause and rewind live TV
Featuring a 500GB hard drive, it's easy to record, pause and rewind live TV. The large capacity storage holds up to 250 hours of TV - enough to be able to catch up on all your favourite TV even after a long break away. With the pause and rewind function, interruptions from phone calls are no longer an issue - simply pause the live TV and resume when you're free again.

Share via USB and UPnP
It’s easy to playback stored video or music by simply plugging in a USB device. Alternatively, UPnP (Universal Plug n’ Play) lets you play content from your computer or NAS drive using your home network.

App control
Download the free Humax Live TV app (available for Apple and Android) and you’ll get a whole new level of control. With the app you can stream live TV or recordings from your recorder to smart device. You can also set reminders, schedule recordings and even access the TV guide from the myHumax portal.

Easy connectivity
For an easy, top quality connection to your TV, the FVP-5000T uses HDMI. Humax haven’t forgotten about the sound, either. A choice of analogue phono or optical digital audio outputs let you connect up to pretty much any soundbar, AV receiver, amp or Hi-Fi system.

Get the best in catch-up TV without any subscription fee – the Humax FVP-5000T makes the best TV affordable for all.

Read about the Humax FVP5000T on the Richer Sounds Blog
Brand Humax
Colour Carbon Black
Freeview Yes
Freeview HD Yes
Freeview Play Yes
BBC iPlayer Yes
Web Applications Yes
Audio Output Yes
Digital Audio Output Yes - Optical
USB 2
Weight (KG) 1.03
Smartphone control Yes
Dimensions WxDxH (mm) 280 x 200 x 48
HDMI 1
Hard Disc Size 500GB
Remote Control Yes
Wi-Fi Built In yes
Wireless Connection Yes
Scart Sockets No
DLNA Compliant No
Power Consumption - Standby 0.5
Included Cables HDMI, Ethernet and RF Cables
HDMI 2.0 No
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Does the job well Bought this to replace an aged Sony PVR which was losing the Electronic Programme Drive. Mainly wanted it to record programs while watching another channel, and while away from home. Had a few problems at the beginning with signal quality. The pictures kept pixelating. However, discovered that this was due to having an Amazon Firestick plugged into the other hdmi slot in the TV. Once removed, no interference. Great features include: Ability to scroll backwards in the TV Guide for 7 days to pick up missed programmes via iPlayer etc You can select subtitles for recorded programmes Scheduling for progammes easy to understand When requesting to record from an ordinary channel, offers HD recording Overall, very happy with the product, and of course will always order from Richer Sounds where possible.
Date published: 2021-04-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Good buy I was recommended to get this one Had a a bit of a problem to set it up, ( my fault not the top box) Once sorted it is easy to use. Would recommend to anyone
Date published: 2021-04-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Easy to use. Great picture and sound. Bought this for my dad who had tried an Amazon firestick and was very unhappy with it because it logged purchases he didn't want. The humax set top box has the catch up channels he wants plus Netflix with no other pay channels so no risk of accidental purchases. Also he can now record which makes watching broadcast much more convenient.
Date published: 2021-03-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Does what I want and more! I wanted to go subscription-free for tv viewing but to retain on-demand, catch-up and recording facilities. This unit outperforms my original Youview unit in operation and response, is simple to set up and gives great picture and sound quality. Richer Sounds and advice is as always first class, and delivery was made within two days of ordering; excellent especially given current conditions!
Date published: 2021-03-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Product Versatile and does what it says on the tin. The recording feature (4 channels) is superb.
Date published: 2021-03-22
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Slightly disappointed Owned for 2 weeks.Slow to react to remote which is an awkward shape .Display is clunky. Great that number of tuners allows multiple recordings . Had expected it to be better from reading of reviews
Date published: 2021-03-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from HUMAX FVP 5000T 500GB I bought this recorder 2 weeks ago and it is does everything I need it to do in a simple and efficient way. Lots of APPs. Very easy to set up. Recording 4 programmes whilst watching another, is very handy. 500GB provides plenty of recording space.
Date published: 2021-03-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Superb specification. Great picture quality. easy to set up. Replaces my hdr fox t2. The three tuners make it very flexible for recordings.
Date published: 2021-02-28
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6 Year Guarantee
£17.85 Fully refundable if unused

Add our 6 Year Guarantee to your basket when you check out. We'll cover your items for 6 years and give you your money back if unused.

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Lowest price guaranteed!

We’ll beat any genuine advertised price, even from the web & give you up to £100!

We're confident that our prices are amongst the very keenest out there, so we've made it as easy as pie to qualify for our Price Beat. Richer Sounds also guarantees to beat web prices, and Price Beat is even valid for 14 days after purchase, so if you've seen a cheaper price, let us know, and we'll happily beat that price by up to £100!

Products must be brand new, boxed, carry a comparable guarantee and be in stock at time of purchase. Richer Sounds price used to compare will be net of any voucher / trade in discounts.
T&Cs apply

Free UK delivery on orders over £50

Next working day delivery and timed options available. Please see checkout for further details.

Buy now, pay later available
by phone, on items over £500

We offer 6 month interest free options. Call your local store or our Telesales team for details

For purchases over £500, pay a 10% deposit now and the balance in 6 months. Pay the balance in full before the end of the 6 months and there is no interest to pay whatsoever, just a one-off settlement fee of £29. Subject to application, financial circumstances and borrowing history. Ts&Cs apply. 19.9% APR representative. Find out more

 Disabled assistance

All products that are available to purchase on the Richer Sounds website can be delivered free to blind, partially sighted or those with a disability.

Please contact web after sales for more info.
For delivery of in-store only deals, please contact your local store for more details.
T&Cs apply - see our delivery page.