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Nice compact VCR

Advantages: Small, fast rewind, stereo, very simple to operate
Disadvantages: Rubbish display on front of unit

A good basic VCR at a good price. Ours was purchased from Dixons for under £100 a few years ago. It's taken a bit of a hammering as it has been used to convert old VHS tapes to DVD format, so has had constant cueing, stopping, rewinding and fast forwardin ...

Mr__Steve 27.08.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Philips VR630

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LG VIDEO RECORDER

Advantages: SIMPLE TO USE
Disadvantages: BULKY

This video recorder has all the basic features. It is nicam and plays long/short play and thats about it. The item itself is quit bulky and looks a bit cheap the remote is a nice size and you can easily see the writting on the buttons. Setting up the r ...

nikki99 22.10.2004 · Read full review
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Review of LG LV713

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The sony video... not exactly sleek and slim

Advantages: Video Plus
Disadvantages: DVD recorders are now available

So what's this thing got? Well to start off it has a 1 year warranty and most sellers offer the chance to extend the warranty. It also has an indexing function making things a lot more simple and synchro record. They say that the more heads it h ...

JamesDavidson 14.04.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Sony SLV-SE 740

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Cheap Video...Cheap Quality!

Advantages: Good quality picture and sound and a cheap price tag
Disadvantages: Clunky and loud operation, not durable, doesn't last long at all!

Hello fellow Ciao-goers :) I have only ever had 2 VCRs. This was my first VCR with more than 2 heads (4) and with NICAM Stereo sound. ***First Impressions*** When I first purchased this VCR I was surprised by the great sound quality that this unit ...

jibberjabber25 16.09.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Thomson VTH6320U

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Panasuperb

Advantages: Digital compatability
Disadvantages: VCR's are being phased out.

...i have probably had it for almost 8 years or so and in this time it has never let me down. It is black in colour so matches my black panasonic tv i bought it to be used with. It is a NICAM vcr so when i play videos ...

wildtinsey 13.03.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Panasonic NV-HD 640

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