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Sony RDR-GX3

alaTest has collected and analyzed 86 reviews of Sony RDR-GX3. The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 3.7/5 for other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) for all reviews. Reviews about the reliability and design are overall positive. The image quality and usability also get good comments, whereas some have doubts about the size and price.

usability, image quality, design, reliability

price, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) the Sony RDR-GX3 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 73/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 86 reviews)

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sony RDR-GX3

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 22 user reviews of Sony RDR-GX3 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) on Amazon.co.uk. People really like the design and reliability. The image quality and price also get good opinions. There are some mixed views about the size.

usability, price, image quality, reliability, design

86% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony RDR-GX3 DVD RecorderSony RDR-GX3 Replacement DVD Remote Control by RemotesReplaced

May, 2015

Consumer review by: Ian (reevoo.com)

Sony RDR-GX380B

 

Reviewer left no comment

but dose have a bad side to it as i`ve try to fix it the software you can not get it as it dose not fin the dvd disk off .try to resete it but still dose not work

May, 2010

Consumer review by: UK Guest (reviewstop.co.uk)

DVD recorder

 

Especially good at preserving old VHS and camcorder tape...

Mar, 2005
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Consumer review by: UK Guest (reviewstop.co.uk)

Good all rounder

 

Since there still aren't that many DVD Recorders on the market, the Sony RDR-GX3 makes a great replacement for your video. The pic...

Dec, 2004

Consumer review by: s.chan (productreview.com.au)

OK

 

Good value. Do just want you wanted it to do, no more no less. Look at Panasonic -RAM too if you can pay more on discs and haven't decided on a VHS substitute and want something more versatile in play-list editing. Will grow to like the remote control...

Plain & simple to use. Warm color. Looks solidly built. Great variety of inputs at the back.

Slow in starting up & finalising -R discs, takes ages. Will NOT take TDK brand discs nor can it handle high speed discs of more than 2X or 4X. That's what the Instruction Manual says. Read it and stick to it to avoid expensive mistakes with...

Dec, 2004

Consumer review by: UK Guest (reviewstop.co.uk)

Fantastic quality! But it is a Sony!

 

I eventually ended up with one of these Sony RDR-GX3 DVD recorders after my Philips 880(grrr!) broke in 9 months - as they all do ...

Apr, 2004

Consumer review by: UK Guest (reviewstop.co.uk)

So far.......

 

Having decided to splash out on a DVD recorder instead of buying a VHS recorder, I waded through reviews, specs, and information t...

Feb, 2004

Consumer review by: UK Guest (reviewstop.co.uk)

At last- some quality kit!!!!

 

After trying out other dvd players, i was pleasantly suprised by the overall build quality of the Sony machine. Im not normally th...

Jan, 2004

Product Specifications

Configuration

BD Live: No
DLNA certified: No
DVB-C: No
DVB-S: No
DVB-T: No
Electronic Program Guide (EPG): No
HDTV: No
IPTV (Internet Protocol Television): No
Progressive Scan:No / Yes
Show View:No / Yes
Video-on-Demand (VoD): No

Connectivity

DVI Interface: No
Ethernet: No
Firewire IEEE-1394 Interface: No
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

1080p Upscaling: No
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: No

Recording

Blu-ray Recording: No
Double Layer Recording:No / Yes
DVD-R Recording: Yes
DVD-RAM Recording: No
DVD-RW Recording: Yes
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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