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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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Good for a VCR

Advantages: Good Quality for VHS, Many Features
Disadvantages: Outdated Technology, Complicated to use

This was the last VCR we owned before upgrading to Sky+ and DVD's. If you still prefer to use tape this would be a very viable option recording in standard play/long play and extended play. This allows you to choose to degredate quality in favour of longe ...

6heads 02.01.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Sharp VCMH704

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A great video recorder

Advantages: SP and LP
Disadvantages: You cannot easily create an Index point

I love this machine. I've had mine for 5 or 6 years, and it has two definite plus points: SP & LP (with LP, your 4-hour cassette becomes an 8-hour one with no real loss of quality!) and the Replay button. You press it and the tape goes back about 30 secon ...

Ciaobaybee 18.06.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Panasonic NVHD636

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Great VCR

Advantages: Reliable, good quality
Disadvantages: A few minor things

A year later and another Christmas, after getting a TV last year (see previous review) I decided I wanted a VCR to accompany it. We are a very TV / video orientated family, as there are five of us it is very rare we all watch what we want to watch when i ...

MatthewPickard 27.01.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Matsui VX1108

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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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