Philips DVDR610

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Philips DVDR610

Without DivX Playback - DVD+R Player - with DVD+RW Playback

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Review of "Philips DVDR610"

published 21/03/2005 | mark_mitchell
Member since : 18/03/2005
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Excellent
Pro Excellent recording system and plyback quality
Cons Poor manual
not helpful
Picture Playback
Sound Level
Ease of Use
Ease of Installation
Remote Control

"Philips DVDR610"

Be sure to download and upgrade the latest software from Philips website before commencing too far with the inital installation of this machine. Ignore all the negative reviews about remote controls not working. I initially thought that mine had gone duff too, replacing batteries etc.. did nothing. Moral of the story is - just don't go pressing buttons until you've read the instructions thoroughly, pressing "TV" renders the remote useless until you press "DVD".

Excellent machine, great pictures,whisper quiet, robust and technically superior to other in this proce range. Glad I bought this one. Handbook a bit naff though. Any troubles with this DVDR are most likely down to the user and not the machine. Recordable DVD machines are not necessarily as easy to install and setup as the old faithful VCR, and so some people may get confused when connecting to TV or SKY box. Just follow the instructions and diagrams carefully and all should be well.

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  • Luckyfriend published 02/04/2005
    After reading your other reviews, this one does not sound like your words. Sounds like a cut out of a book. Sorry. Bev
  • jaffa81 published 01/04/2005
    Copied again. Oh dear . J x
  • funkyjo published 01/04/2005
    You need to stop copying, its called rule breaking, more info needed as well. Jo x x
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Product Information : Philips DVDR610

Manufacturer's product description

Without DivX Playback - DVD+R Player - with DVD+RW Playback

Product Details

Manufacturer: Philips

DVD Player / Recorder: DVD Recorder

Blu Ray Playback: No

MPEG4 Recording: No

PCMCIA Interface: No

DVD+RW Playback: with DVD+RW Playback

DVD+R Playback: DVD+R Player

DVD-RAM Recording: No

DVD+RW Recording: Yes

DVD-RW Recording: No

DVD+R Recording: Yes

DVD-R Recording: No

Compact Flash Card: No

Smart Media Card: No

Multimedia Card: No

Memory Stick: No

Photo CD Playback: with Photo CD Playback

Show View: without Show View

MP3 Playback: with MP3 Playback

Super Audio CD Playback: without Super Audio CD Playback

MP3 Recording: No

DivX Playback: Without DivX Playback

Table / Portable: not Portable

DVD Audio Playback: without DVD Audio Playback

Built-In Modem: No

Super Video CD / Video CD Playback: No

Integrated VCR: without Integrated VCR

Real Dolby: without Real Dolby, Real Dolby AC3

Secure Digital Card: No

Electronic Program Guide (EPG): No

Progressive Scan: No

DVI Interface: Without DVI Connection

DTS Decoder: with DTS Decoder

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