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Matthew Fuller

Advantages: Guide+ (when it works), big hard drive, HD upscaling
Disadvantages: poor DVD burning, slow interface, regulary locks up and recordings fail

Bought this 22 months ago. Had problems consistently since. As a DVD player, just like any other, with good quality image, and excellent upscaling feature for regular DVD's to HD TVs. Recordings are made to buffer then transferred to hard disk when ...

mjfuller44 05.04.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Philips DVDR 7300H

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Video issues

Advantages: Easy to install
Disadvantages: Video playing shuts down machine therefore cannot copy them to DVD

When trying to play or record from the video, the machine shuts down completely. I have tried other videos and also gone down' the restore to factory settings' route have seen other complaints where people have had the same problem shame i didnt see them ...

Tailored1 30.08.2014 · Read full review

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Has VHS Had Its Day?

Advantages: Recordings Play On Any DVD Player, Good Quality Recordings, Thumbnails Of Recordings...
Disadvantages: Annoying Delay Before Recording...

I dont know if your like me but I was always recording programs but never watching them back because I couldnt be bothered to hunt through the stacks of tapes (normally not labelled) to find the correct one then spend another 20 mintues fast forwarding an ...

SpencerJJ 01.09.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Philips DVDR70

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Is it time to replace your VCR? Check this out...

Advantages: Easy to set up, excellent quality for the price
Disadvantages: Unintuitive remote, dull menu system

...Q: What is it? Who’s it designed for? A: The DVDR70 recorder is Philips first real attempt to slash prices in this market, making a DVD recorder that is able to match top quality DVD players in price, as well as offering better general playback quality ...

NinkyRudes 29.04.2004 · Read full review
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DVD RECORDING COMPARED TO VHS!!!

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Background: Like any other new product on the market, it takes time for the price to drop to an affordable rate which will draw in the customers. With the high rate of development and technology advancement in this category, DVD recorders have almost h ...

mcarocks2004 21.03.2004 · Read full review
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