The Funai ZV427FX4 DVD recorder allows you to transfer all of your favorite VHS family videos and preserve them onto a DVD. With 1080p Up-conversion, you will experience a 1080p HD-picture quality through a HDMI cable. Transfering VHS files into DVDs will save you a ton of space considering that the DVD disks are much smaller in size compaired to the VHS. Also this unit can play both formats, saving space in your entertainment display as well. Gather up all those video tapes, and start your new DVD library today.