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JVC DR-MV79B

JVC DR-MV79B
alaScore 59

15 reviews

Nov, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 15 reviews from magazines and websites. People really like the usability, but the price and image quality get less positive reviews.

usability

reliability, image quality, price

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) the JVC DR-MV79B is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 59/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

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Amazon.com review summary for JVC DR-MV79B

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 14 user reviews of JVC DR-MV79B from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 1.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.6/5 for other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) on Amazon.com.

usability

reliability, image quality, price

14% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: JVC DRMV79B Tunerless 1080p Upconverting DVD Recorder VCR Combo

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JVC DR-MV79B Tuner-Free DVD Video Recorder & VHS

 

I bought this unit because even though I only have a (recently aquired) 720p 42" plasma TV, I wanted to "future proof" my purchase by getting something that could upscale to 1080p. I bought the JVC beacuse of the negative comments on some big box...

upscaling, automatic VCR tracking adjustment, simpleVCR->DVD dubbing, single HDMI connection to TV for both DVD and VCR

buzzes when playing some/few cheaply manufactured DVDs (but I blame those DVDs more than the player -- same problem observed with the same DVDs in one computer DVD player)

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Product Specifications

The JVC DR-MV79B offers 1080p upconversion via an HDMI output for the best quality video and audio and. It also offers DivX playback, so video files downloaded from the Internet can be conveniently archived to a DVD and played back from a disc. A front panel DV input makes it easy to connect a camcorder and transfer footage to a DVD disc or VHS videocassette. And it is compatible with - R/RW, +R/RW and DVD-RAM discs for recording and playback. The DR-MV79B is tuner-free, but includes JVC's Timer Link, a quick and easy solution for recording TV programs by connecting to a cable or satellite set-top box using an AV cable.

Cassette System

Type: None

CD Recorder

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CD System

Device Type: None

Combined Device

Type:DVD recorder/ VCR combo

Digital Player (Recorder)

Device Type: None

DVD

Type:DVD recorder

Header

Manufacturer:JVC
Model:DR-MV79B
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:JVC

MD System

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Radio

Device Type: None

Television

Television Type: None

TV Tuner

Type: None

VCR

Device Type:VCR
Media Type:VHS
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