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Panasonic DMP-BD70V

alaTest has collected and analyzed 214 reviews of Panasonic DMP-BD70V. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 3.8/5 for other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) for all reviews. Reviews about the design and size are generally positive. The image quality and price also get good feedback. There are some negative comments about the reliability.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) the Panasonic DMP-BD70V is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 78/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 208 user reviews of Panasonic DMP-BD70V from The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.7/5 for other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) on Reviewers are impressed by the design and size. The image quality and price also get good views, whereas there are some critical reviews about the reliability.

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90% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Panasonic DMP-BD70V Blu-ray Disc/VHS Multimedia Player (2004 Model)Panasonic DMP-BD70V Blu-ray Disc/VHS Multimedia Player

Nov, 2015

Expert review by: (

Panasonic DMP-BD70VK


If you are tired of navigating three different media devices and their interfaces, then perhaps it's time that you upgrade to the Panasonic DMP-BD70VK VHS/DVD/Blu-Ray player. This all-in-one preserves your ability to watch your favorite old VHS movies,...

Ultimate combination player- plays VHS, DVD, and Blu-RayReasonable price- maybe expensive for some, but great valueVersatile- compatible with nearly every multimedia formatGood ports- HDMI, component, audio, digital audio, SD card/USB terminal

VHS suffers- quality-lacking, especially on newer televisions

What sets this model apart is that it supports VHS, DVD, Blu-Ray, as...

Feb, 2010

Expert review by: Chris Boylan (

Panasonic DMP-BD70V VHS/Blu-ray PlayerReview


Old meets new with Panasonic's combo deck that plays VHS tapes, CD, DVDs and Blu-ray Discs, along with online videos from YouTube.

Update: With enhanced VHS performance on a second review sample and with Panasonic's fix of the random Blu-ray freeze in firmware 2.2 and above, we have updated the score from 2.5 to 3 stars and would recommend this player without hesitation to those...

Jul, 2009

Consumer review by: N/A (

Does not support DivX!!!


I bought this for family. They are happy with it

newegg specs say it supports DivX, but it does not seem to. The word DivX is not even to be found on the unit, nor on the box, not even at the Panasonic product page. I bought this specifically for DivX!!! did I miss something

Feb, 2010

Consumer review by: Admiralu (

Excellent Mix of 2 Mediums


I purchased this combo player because I still have VHS tapes of older programs that aren't out on DVD or Blu Ray yet. This player is outstanding. It was a breeze to set up, a single HDMI cable to my HDTV and I was in business. The clarity of the...

Jan, 2010

Consumer review by: Elk (

excellent, but WAY overpriced!



Backwards Compatible, DVD Upconversion, Easy Set-Up, Excellent Image Quality, Good Connections, Good Soundtrack Support, Upgradeable

Slow Load Time

Nov, 2009

Product Specifications

DMP-BD70V combines high quality images with enhanced networking functions, including VIERA Cast's improved Internet functionality that provides access to Amazon VOD's huge selection of titles. It allows for premium 1080p up-conversion for all video formats. DMP-BD70V includes an SD memory card slot and USB slot, making it easy for the consumer to view and share both digital still images and HD video recorded with an HD camcorder in the AVCHD format.

Combined Device

Type:Blu-Ray disc player / VCR combo

Digital Player (Recorder)

Device Type:Digital player

Dimensions & Weight



Type:Blu-Ray disc player


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Panasonic


Device Type:VCR
Media Type:VHS