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Lots of features but too unreliable

Advantages: Quality digital recording. Editing facilities.
Disadvantages: Unreliable disk transport mechanism.

The minidisk idea is great. Now I can transfer all of my tape collection onto disk, and even change the order of the tracks, edit or delete the recording, and if I tire of listening to the music, erase everything and start all over again, with no loss of ...

johnalderton 05.03.2001 · Read full review
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Aiwa FM-80 portable mini disc recorder

Advantages: Fine editing with a rehearse option and programmable playback of tracks
Disadvantages: Can be hard to find, needs a padded carrying case

I am amazed that reviews of Minidisc recorders concentyrate on size, colour and how neat they are rather on what they can do.I have found that there is only one brand of portable mini disc recorder that can edit to a hundredth of a second AND programme tr ...

farankie 27.12.2000 · Read full review
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not quite perfect..

Advantages: recordable, cheap if you look around
Disadvantages: no belt clip, earplug longevity?

i bought an aiwa amf-65 from big save.com for £117 it was in my mail order catalog for £199 so with it being a quality make like aiwa i thought it was a bargain, it was but not much longer than a month later the left hand earphone stopped working i contac ...

mburden 17.07.2000 · Read full review
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AM-F65 is good but mine died :(

Advantages: Good features
Disadvantages: Recording mechanism broke

I got my Aiwa AM-F65 soon after it was released. A year ago it was relatively cheap (£170), and had all the features of the most expensive minidisc recorders, such as a 40 second anti-shock memory, 10 hour battery life for playback (most new players are ...

Sniper 12.09.2000 · Read full review

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aiwa minidisc player

Advantages: Cheap, good, and strong
Disadvantages: bulky, old

this minidisc player is excellent. All the features are there, it comes with all the cables, and is very robust. I got this for £200, and even at that price it was a bargain, now its even cheaper. I've dropped it a few times with no problem, its been exce ...

hirennaik 25.07.2000 · Read full review

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