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RCA DTA800

RCA DTA800
alaScore 68

58 reviews

Aug, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 58 reviews of RCA DTA800. The average rating for this product is 2.4/5, compared to an average rating of 3.7/5 for other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) for all reviews. People are impressed by the image quality and size. The price and usability are also mentioned favorably, whereas there are some mixed comments about the design. Many are negative about the reliability.

usability, price, size, image quality

reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) the RCA DTA800 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 68/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

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Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for RCA DTA800

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 55 user reviews of RCA DTA800 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 2.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.6/5 for other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) on Amazon.com. People really like the usability. There are some mixed reviews about the design, and there are some less positive comments about the reliability and image quality.

usability

price, image quality, reliability

42% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: RCA DTA800 Digital to Analog TV Converter Box

Aug, 2015

Consumer review by: N/A (newegg.com)

Not that good

 

I got best results using a cheap RCA TV top antenna over two more expensive ones I have.

This box changes channels rapidly. Sound levels are good

I have trouble pulling in digital stations. I've got two other boxes from different manufacturers. They both have less trouble tuning in

Dec, 2008

Consumer review by: traveler2530 (newegg.com)

Poor poor reception

 

I hope "Walnuts" lets me return this nearly useless "Plate Of Shrimp" in a day or two.

At "Walnuts," I got to use my almost ready to expire(Sept 30) $40 coupon for a pre-tax price of $47.95 - $40 = $7.94. Otherwise, there is nothing good to say

This DTV converter box does not receive hardly any channels at all! I get only two! In comparison, I have a new RCA el'cheapo TV that receives 7 digital channels off the air. I also have a one year old DVR that receives 5, but 2 pixelate and break-up....

Sep, 2008
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Consumer review by: Jules Li (reviewstream.com)

RCA DTA800 Digital Converter Box

 

by Jules Li TRUSTWORTHY I actually don't have much use for digital converter boxes because I have satellite service, but I stay in an area that's prone to storms, so I decided to purchase the RCA DTA800 to use as a backup. The most compelling aspect...

Oct, 2012

Product Specifications

Designed for consumers who have a favorite analog TV, or perhaps one built into a custom-made cabinet, RCA introduces a new Digital TV Adapter that easily receives terrestrially broadcast digital TV signals and converts them for display on a conventional analog TV. Designed to easily receive over-the-air ATSC standard-definition and high-definition terrestrial broadcasts, the DTA800 will come equipped with a remote control unit and the ability to provide on-screen program information sent by local TV broadcasters to easily identify details about TV programming. The DTA800 is designed solely to receive digital TV signals with an over-the-air antenna and will convert those signals into analog for display through a TV set

Combined Device

Type:Digital TV tuner

Digital TV Tuner

Digital TV Tuner Type:ATSC DTV

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Manufacturer:Thomson SA
Model:DTA800
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:RCA
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