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Toshiba DR20

Toshiba DR20
alaScore 84

84 reviews

Nov, 2014

  • No negative mentions yet

alaTest has collected and analyzed 84 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers are impressed by the design and image quality. The reliability and price also get good feedback.

usability, price, reliability, image quality, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) the Toshiba DR20 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Toshiba DR20

 

alaTest has collected and analysed 57 user reviews of Toshiba DR20 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) on Amazon.co.uk.

usability, price, reliability, design, image quality

81% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Toshiba DR20 Digital DVD Recorder with Freeview (Old Model)Toshiba DR20 Digital DVD Recorder with Freeview

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Good Purchase

 

Very good value was waiting for me on problems at all

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A good buy!

 

Ok this is a tough one as I've not really used the machine to its full potential. Having previously had the Toshiba dvd recorder (hard drive) I was pretty confident with the set up and programming, sadly just after three years the main board...

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good purchase

 

having bought one of these recorders 3 years ago i had no hesitation in replacing an old phillips model with this excellent machine.

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Toshiba DR20 Digital DVD Recorder

 

the dvd was ok for the purpose of showing and recording dvd's but you cannot record from a camcorder through the dvd recorder to a disk. We spent pounds on phone calls and petrol, trying to find a solution to this problem without success until we gave...

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Toshiba DR20 Digital DVD Recorder

 

I found it very easy to set up and the use of features were relatively easy. The picture quality was excellent. Would definately recommend it to others.

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Just what I wanted

 

DVD recorder to disc and not to hard drive .So far no problems( after 4 weeks)took out extended warranty as my previous Toshiba recorder after using extensively only lasted for 2 years before being more expensive to repair than buy a new one.Would buy...

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Toshiba DR20 Digital DVD Recorder with HDMI Upscaler

 

fIND IT VERY DIFFICULT TO SETUP IT IS COMPLICATED BUT I DONT HAVE A GREAT KNOWLEDGE OF THESE THINGS

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Worth the money

 

does th job it was bought for

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Difficult

 

i think it would be easier to become a helicopter pilot, than understanding the instructions, however not disappointed with quality etc

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DVD Recoder

 

Good Toshiba product, very happy with it.

Product Specifications

Configuration

BD Live: No
DLNA certified: No
DVB-C: No
DVB-S: No
DVB-T:DVB-T (MPEG2)
Electronic Program Guide (EPG): Yes
IPTV (Internet Protocol Television): No
Progressive Scan: Yes
Show View: No

Connectivity

Firewire IEEE-1394 Interface: No
HDMI: Yes
HDMI PORT: Yes
UPnP:NO UPNP
USB Interface: No
W-LAN Connection: No
WiFi Connectivity: No

General Features

1080p Upscaling: Yes
3D: No
3D Ready: No
DVD Player / Recorder:DVD Recorder
Integrated VCR: No
Static / Portable:Static
Table / Portable:Table

Playback

Blu-ray Playback: No
DivX Playback: Yes
DVD-R Playback: Yes
DVD-RAM Playback: No
DVD-RW Playback: Yes
DVD+R Playback: Yes
DVD+RW Playback: Yes
HD-DVD Playback: No
PC Streaming: No
Super Video CD / Video CD Playback: No

Recording

Blu-ray Recording: No
Double Layer Recording: No
DVD-R Recording: Yes
DVD-RAM Recording: No
DVD-RW Recording: Yes
DVD+R Recording: Yes
DVD+RW Recording: Yes
MP3 Encoding: No
MPEG4 Recording: No

Sound

Real Dolby:Dolby Digital
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