Panasonic expands the recording capabilities of its 2013 TVs, making it possible for the first time to record and watch a TV show at the same time. It is also possible to stream TV shows to a tablet. Look for the twin tuner in the European ZT60, VT60, WT60 & DT60 series.<br /><br /><h3>Twin tuner in Panasonic's 2013 TV</h3>Many buyers in Europe have asked for it for years - and Panasonic has heard you. The new twin tuners will enable a range of new recording function without the need of an external HDD recorder box. The functionality is built into the TV; it only requires an USB HDD.<br /><br /><p align=center><a id="thumb" href="pictures/panasonicwt60-1l.jpg" class="highslide" rel="highslide"><img class="imgresponsive" src="pictures/panasonicwt60-1.jpg" alt="Panasonic WT60" title="Click to enlarge" /></a><br><i>Panasonics WT60 is one of the TVs with a twin tuner</i></p><br />The twin tuner allows you to:<br /><li><b>Watch & Share</b>: The Twin HD Tuner allows one family member to watch a TV show on the TV, while another watches a show directly streamed to a smartphone or tablet.<br /><li><b>Double watching</b>: Watch two TV shows simultaneously, with one showing on the left side of the TV screen and the other on the right.<br /><li><b>Watch & Record</b>: Record one TV show while watching another, or even record two different broadcasts at the same time while youâ€™re out (requires USB 3.0 HDD).<br /><li><b>Watch & Zap</b>: Lets you quickly browse listings on your EPG while you continue to watch a TV show through a small second picture.<br /><br />The twin tuner is available in the ZT60 and VT60 plasma TVs and WT60 and DT60 LED models. FlatpanelsHD is currently in Nice, France to hear more about Panasonicâ€™s European 2013 TV line-up.