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Panasonic DMR-BWT735

alaTest has collected and analyzed 118 reviews of Panasonic DMR-BWT735. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 3.8/5 for other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the size and price. The image quality and usability are also appreciated. There are some mixed views about the design and reliability.

usability, image quality, price, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) the Panasonic DMR-BWT735 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 90/100 = Excellent quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 68 user reviews of Panasonic DMR-BWT735 from The average user rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) on Reviewers are impressed by the design and size. The price and image quality are also mentioned favorably. There are some mixed views about the reliability.

usability, image quality, price, size, design

85% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Panasonic DMR-BWT735EB Smart Blu-ray Disc Recorder with 1TB HDD and Twin Freeview+ HD Tuners (New for 2013)

Oct, 2015

Expert review by: Grant Rennell (

Panasonic DMR-BWT735 review


Panasonic currently stands alone in producing decks capable of both recording Freeview programmes to hard disk and archiving them to Blu-ray, and the DMR-BWT735 is its latest such offering. Burning content to disc may seem an old-school concept – this...

Freeview recording/Blu-ray archiving in one; extensive smart features; value for money

You can't record while using the apps portal or player's DLNA functionality; more catch-up TV would be nice

Nov, 2013

Expert review by: Danny Phillips (

Panasonic DMR-BWT735


A multi-talented Blu-ray recorder and 1TB Freeview PVR

Extensive recording and archiving features ; Superb picture quality across the board ; Easy to use

Viera Connect ; Can't watch a third channel while recording two ; A tad cumbersome in places

Bringing things right up to date we find an HDMI output and Ethernet port, the latter providing an alternative to the deck’s built in Wi-Fi. There are three audio outputs to choose from – optical, coaxial and analogue stereo – and a second USB port...

Jul, 2013

Consumer review by: G (

Panasonic DMR-BWT735 1TB


Good reproduction of old films, very versatile machine

Feb, 2014

Consumer review by: Mike (

Panasonic DMR-BWT735 1TB


Once I read the manual (essential) all went well. Recording setup from the TV guide is a breeze

Bit expensive

Jan, 2014

Consumer review by: Johnny (

Panasonic DMR-BWT735 1TB


You can save recordings to DVD, and Blu Ray discs. Easy timer setup though needs fine tuning

You can't save recordings from hard drive or external hard drive to PC for further editing etc. It dosen't read all external drives. Cant read DVD Audio or Super Audio discs. Cant record video direct to disc or audio in to disc. Can't record/time...

Jan, 2014

Consumer review by: Richard (

Panasonic DMR-BWT735 1TB


Ease of installation

No button on remote control to eject discs ; Constant reminders (several times a week) to re-scan for 'new' FreeView channels

Jan, 2014

Consumer review by: Raymond (

Panasonic DMR-BWT735 1TB


plenty of HD space

would prefer it in black

Aug, 2013

Consumer review by: Susan (

Panasonic DMR-BWT735 1TB


Easy to use picture quality exellent


Jul, 2013

Consumer review by: Eddie (

Panasonic DMR-BWT735 1TB


I have always used Panasonic products, and never had a problem with any of them, the DMR-BWT735 compliments my 50" Panasonic 3Dtv with fantastic picture quality and sound

None found

Jul, 2013

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (

Panasonic DMR-BWT735 1TB


Initial set up difficult, handbook not too clear

Jul, 2013

Product Specifications


BD Live:No / Yes
DLNA certified: Yes
Electronic Program Guide (EPG):No / Yes
IPTV (Internet Protocol Television): No
Show View: No
Video-on-Demand (VoD): No


CI Plus: No
Ethernet: Yes
UPnP:No / Yes
USB Interface: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: Yes

General Features

1080p Upscaling: Yes
3D: Yes
4K Passthrough / Upscaling: No
4K Upscaling: No
DVD Player / Recorder:DVD Recorder
Integrated VCR: No
Static / Portable:Static


Blu-ray Playback: Yes
DivX Playback: Yes
HD-DVD Playback: No
Super Video CD / Video CD Playback: No


Blu-ray Recording: Yes