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Sony RDR-HX 1010

alaTest has collected and analyzed 41 reviews of Sony RDR-HX 1010. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 3.8/5 for other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) for all reviews. Opinions about the size and design are overall positive. The image quality and usability are also mentioned favorably, but there are some critical comments about the price.

usability, image quality, design, size


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) the Sony RDR-HX 1010 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by: Chris Keall (

Sony RDR-HX1010


When we first looked at a model in Sony's RDR-HX series we liked what we saw. Especially the intelligent chaptering feature - which can automatically ...

400GB hard drive, intelligent chaptering for easy ad skipping; dual-layer DVD recordable support; fast, user-friendly menus; G-Code support; iLink, HDMI

Only one TV Tuner, No memory card slot

Highly recommended, the HX1010 adds HDMI and a bigger hard drive to an already thoroughly impressive model.

Mar, 2006

Product Specifications


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


DVI Interface: No
Ethernet: No
Firewire IEEE-1394 Interface: Yes
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: Yes
3D: No
DVD Player / Recorder:DVD Recorder
Integrated VCR: No
Static / Portable:Static
Table / Portable:Table


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


Blu-ray Recording: No
Double Layer Recording: 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


DTS Decoder: No
Real Dolby: No