Manhattan T3R Freeview Play Smart Recorder

The Manhattan T3R Freeview Play Smart 4k Ultra Digital Tv Recorder is a subscription-free, easy to use freeview recorder which benefits from a really well designed and intuitive user interface taking less than 5 minutes to setup. Record, pause and rewind TV without paying a big satellite bill every month and it has over 85 Freeview channels including BBC iPlayer, ITV Hub, All5, My5, UKTV Play to name just a few.

Watch, record & catch-up

The Manhattan T3R meets all your TV needs in a single box. Along with access to all the 85 Freeview channels, you can also record your favourite programmes on the 500GB hard drive. Alternatively, enjoy TV on demand from the BBC iPlayer, ITV Hub, All 4, UKTV Play, My5 and many others.

Catch-up TV made easy

Connect the Manhattan T3-R 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 the BBC iPlayer, ITV Hub*, All 4 and My5, 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.

YouTube on your TV

Supporting YouTube and YouTube kids, you can now watch one of the most popular video services on your TV – beats crowding around a tablet or laptop.

Record up to 300 hours of TV

With its built-in 500GB hard drive, the T3R stores up to 300 hours of TV. Perfect for recording series and watching in your own time or for recording all your favourite programmes while you’re away. Unlike catch-up TV, once you’ve recorded a programme, there’s no time limit on how long you’ve got to watch it.

Rewind & pause live TV & record two programmes at once

Featuring twin tuners, the T3R has the ability to pause and rewind live TV – perfect if you miss a crucial moment while you’ve just popped out of the room. A further benefit is being able to record two programmes at once – ideal for those times when all the good TV is on at the same time.

Ultra HD & HDR support for ultimate picture quality

Compatible with Ultra HD (4K) and HDR, the Manhattan makes the perfect match for the latest TVs and high quality streaming services.


Easy to use

The Electronic Programme Guide makes watching TV, past and present, easy. The T3R’s remote is programmable to learn your TV’s volume, power and input settings, meaning you just need the one remote for everyday TV watching. Make keeping track of all your favourite TV a pleasure again, with the Manhattan T3R.



  • RRP £169 Available from all the big electronic stores such as Argos, Curry’s PC World, John Lewis and Amazon

  • The ultimate subscription-free TV experience: the T3-R perfectly combines over 85 Freeview TV channels with on demand TV from BBC iPlayer, ITV Hub, All 4, UKTV Play, My5 and more.
  • Pause and rewind live TV, record two programmes at once and record entire series at the touch of a button. The 500GB
  • Hard Drive holds up to 300 hours of recordings, smartly organised into categories and series.
  • Catch up with the last 7 days straight from the TV Guide (with supported channels & programmes)
  • Find, watch and save programmes effortlessly with Featured Picks, Smart Search, your own personal Watchlist and more
  • Bring YouTube and YouTube Kids to the biggest screen in the home
  • Packed full of the latest technology, the T3-R features Wi-Fi, a quad-core CPU for lightning-fast performance and support for Ultra HD and HDR (with supported apps and compatible TVs). Plus, it’s always ready to instantly wake up, all while maintaining ultra-low power consumption.
  • 802.11n Wi-Fi and simple setup
  • Beautiful, British-designed set-top box
  • Control your TV’s volume, power and input selection, with Manhattan’s stylish Learning Remote
  • Backed by Manhattan’s free two-year manufacturers guarantee and UK-based customer support centre
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