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Philips DVDR 725H

Philips DVDR 725H
alaScore 77

376 reviews

Nov, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 376 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers really like the size and design. The usability and image quality also get good feedback. There are some mixed reviews about the reliability. Many are negative about the price.

image quality, usability, design, size

price

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) the Philips DVDR 725H is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 77/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 376 reviews)

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Philips DVDR 725H

 

alaTest has collected and analysed 8 user reviews of Philips DVDR 725H from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 2.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) on Amazon.co.uk.

usability, size

reliability

38% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Philips - DVDR7250H - DVD Recorder

Expert review by:

Philips DVDR725H

 

Never before has a product both impressed and infuriated us like the Philips DVDR725H. While Philips has managed to design an incredibly powerful reco...

True PVR recording functionality, effective range of features

Disjointed and confusing interface, no TV to DVD recording, no DVD to Hard Drive recording

The DVDR725H delivers exceptionally powerful PVR-style recording, but is let down by a poorly integrated interface and the omission of a few notable features.

Expert review by:

Philips DVDR725H review

 

The DVDR725H is the 160GB version of the 80GB HDRW720, which we reviewed a little harshly in the November '04 issue, criticising its sluggish operating system and limited editing facilities.But we couldn't fault it on looks

Looks ; GuidePlus ; Time Shift Buffer ; Picture quality

Unresonsive ; limited editing functions

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Consumer review by:

One of the best

 

I bought this Philips DVDR725H multi-region capable DVD recorder a couple of weeks ago and I could not be more pleased, it has cha...

Product Specifications

Configuration

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

Connectivity

DVI Interface: No
Ethernet: No
Firewire IEEE-1394 Interface: Yes
HDMI: No
Type of Memory Stick Interface : No
Type of SD Card Interface : No
UPnP: No
USB Interface: No
W-LAN Connection: No
WiFi Connectivity: No

General Features

3D: No
DVD Player / Recorder:DVD Recorder
Integrated VCR: No
Static / Portable:Static
Table / Portable:Table

Playback

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

Recording

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

Sound

DTS Decoder: No
Real Dolby: No
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