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GE 24700

alaTest has collected and analyzed 52 reviews of GE 24700. The average rating for this product is 2.3/5, compared to an average rating of 3.8/5 for other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) for all reviews. People are impressed by the size. The image quality also gets good comments, but there are some mixed comments about the usability. The design and reliability get critical opinions.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) the GE 24700 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 76/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 47 user reviews of GE 24700 from The average user rating for this product is 2.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.7/5 for other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) on Reviewers are impressed by the image quality and price, but some have doubts about the design and usability.

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reliability, usability, design

34% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: GE 24700 Flat Panel Amplified Indoor HDTV Antenna (Discontinued by Manufacturer)GE 24700 Flat Panel Amplified Indoor HDTV Antenna

Dec, 2015

Consumer review by: Tony (

Directional and Weak


I kept it because it kept me busy beyond the return date; otherwise, I would have brought it back. At present, the amplifier has gone bad and huge colored streaks and breakups appear across the screen. TV is NOT to blame. DO NOT BUY THIS. It is a good...

Small and lightweight

Extremely directional. It worked best in our two story house; but cannot see through intervening walls at all. If the transmitter is to the north, the antenna MUST be behind that north wall as high as it can be mounted. The power pack wire is TOO...

Feb, 2012

Consumer review by: ZBro (

Pretty Good


I live in an apartment in a suburb of Cleveland and have 23 channels now. Not a bad investment for $30.

Dec, 2012

Consumer review by: Bob (

More trash


GE should be ashamed to market this. Same signal with or without amplification - nothing. Start manufacturering in US where there are some standards to comly with

Sep, 2011

Consumer review by: cheermed (

good product


My friend has a big screen TV but no cable or antenna. I sent this to her and she now gets 18 channels! She has had other fancier antennas in the past but this one allows her to get many more channels. The HD component gives her local channels that...

Fast Setup, Attractive Design, Improved Audio/Video

Jul, 2011

Consumer review by: Sony Fan (

Works Great!


I got this for a friend who lives about 20 min outside of Chicago in the upstairs part of a house...He got like a 6 year old 60" Sony 720p... I hooked it up, did an auto-program channel search and it picked up a few channels. I moved it across the top...

Fast Setup, Attractive Design, Improved Audio/Video, Simple Controls


Feb, 2011

Product Specifications

Optimized for digital television, the GE Flat Panel Amplified Antenna receives, filters and amplifies signals for improved performance. It is ideal for today's HDTVs or use with your digital converter boxes. Enjoy free local HD channels in full HD resolution on your HDTV.


Form Factor:Plate
Type:HDTV antenna
Wave Band:UHF / VHF


Manufacturer:General Electric Company
Model:Flat Panel Amplified Antenna
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:GE Jasco