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Hauppage HD-PVR2 - good but can be difficult to get best results.

Advantages: Does what it claims and does it well
Disadvantages: Could involve extra expense and will involve a lot of tweaking to get best results

Hauppage HD PVR2 Personal Video Recorder Copy protection and all that Despite having various possibilities available to record TV programmes, none of these allowed viewing of HD recordings on other devices. Either the recordings are encryp ...

davejbee 03.11.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Hauppauge HD PVR 2

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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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First VCR, works like a charm.

Advantages: Cheap and cheerful with all the main functions wanted
Disadvantages: Nothing major-aesthetically not too pleasing

Alba VCR6000 Features: On-screen displays, 80 memory for presets, auto TV station search, 2 speed recording/playback, timer recording, one touch timer record, video index search, auto rewind, auto eject, auto power off, zero return, on screen language di ...

jon_turner 30.09.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Alba VCR6000 SIL

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Great VCR!

Advantages: Looks nice, works!
Disadvantages: For the low price, none that I can see!

I bought the Alba 6000 SIL back in 2004 from Argos for £39.99 if I remember correctly (but it is more than possible that I do not!) to replace an old 1980's VCR we were using that kept blowing fuses and ejecting the VHS straight after inserting! Firstly, ...

jmurray01 15.07.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Alba VCR6000 SIL

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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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