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Out with the new in with the old!!

Advantages: Cheap, easy to use
Disadvantages: bulky

With DVD players getting more and more popular no one is really bothering to buy video players/recorders anymore so therefore the prices are getting lower and lower! This one now is only £39.99. A bargain, i have never had a single problem with this appli ...

xadelex 18.02.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Bush VCR905

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Good value cheap VCR

Advantages: Price
Disadvantages: Picture quality

The Bush VCR 905 has served us well for the last 3 years. It is our "bedroom" video, and not our main one. It does exactly what it is supposed to, which is play the videos that my partner wants to watch whilst I'm watching the TV downstairs. The pic ...

pcschof 14.03.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Bush VCR905

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Stylish, Reliable, Value-for-Money Video Recorder

Advantages: Cheap, Reliable, Easy to use
Disadvantages: Poor instruction manual, Noisy

If you want a good, simple, value-for-money video recorder then this might just be the one for you. It won't win any prizes for state of the art technology or superior quality, but it has all the functions that your average user needs: play and record ...

stuartrider 13.12.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Philips VR 550

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Reliable machine...

Advantages: It works!
Disadvantages: Only a 2 head, bland remote control, and no display.

I bought the Funai 31 B-250 about three years ago, and in that time, it has only been used for about 2 months, then put in the cupboard! I've since put it back into use recently, as my only other option was the old Alba one which works, but the flap has ...

jmurray01 15.07.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Funai 31 B-250

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Top set top box?

Advantages: Wide range of programmes; easy recording; picture & sound quality; 'free' HD
Disadvantages: Not quite the latest set top box functionality; can freeze and quite slow to reboot

When our combined DVD/VHS recorder finally died a death some time ago we needed to replace it as soon as possible, preferably with something a bit more up to date. Upgrading our existing cable set top box solved the problem; it also had a number of other ...

steves001 27.10.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Virgin Media V+ Box

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