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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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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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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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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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