As the world’s first HD DVD recorder, Toshiba’s RD-A1 is capable of recording in H.264 and VC-1 formts onto dual-layer HD DVD-R or DVD-RAM/R/W discs. Plus, it comes with 1TB of built-in storage for all your high-definition programming. External interfaces include an HDMI port, iLink, 5.1 Ch analog audio, coaxial digital, optical digital output, S-Video, and one DV input. No word yet on pricing and availability. [via GizmodoNew Launches]

As the world’s first HD DVD recorder, Toshiba’s RD-A1 is capable of recording in H.264 and VC-1 formts onto dual-layer HD DVD-R or DVD-RAM/R/W discs. Plus, it comes with 1TB of built-in storage for all your high-definition programming. External interfaces include an HDMI port, iLink, 5.1 Ch analog audio, coaxial digital, optical digital output, S-Video, and one DV input. No word yet on pricing and availability. [via GizmodoNew Launches]