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Toshiba D-VR5

alaTest has collected and analyzed 6 reviews of Toshiba D-VR5. The average rating for this product is 2.7/5, compared to an average rating of 3.7/5 for other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) for all reviews. Views about the reliability and image quality are on the whole positive. The price and usability also get good reviews, whereas there are some critical reviews about the size and design.

usability, price, image quality, reliability

design, size

On average, users rate this product 53/100.

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Toshiba D-VR5 DVD Recorder / VCR Combo


fairly easy to operate, good quality video and audio

unfriendly manual and busy remote

Jan, 2007

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Good video signal. Beginning a DVD recording was easy.

Finalizing discs is a chore. Slow/no response at times. Mildly confusing remote.

Dec, 2006

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Worst DVD/VCR I have ever owned


Auto clock setting worked....

bad remote, slow response, difficult to get it to work, panel controls difficult to see

Nov, 2006

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not quite...


nice remote

lousy VHS

Jul, 2006

Product Specifications

The Toshiba D-VR5 combines the versatility of a DVD recorder with a full-featured Hi-Fi VCR to offer the convenience in one compact package. This Multi-Drive DVD Recorder allows users to record and playback their favorite videos in stunning video on either a DVD-RAM, DVD-R or DVD-RW formatted discs. DivX Home Theater Certification allows playback of DivX, AVI and MPEG4 (.ASF) compressed files downloaded from the Internet from a personal computer and stored on a CD-R/RW. The convenient HDMI inputs include both digital audio and video signals in one cable for uncompressed connection of home theater components to the television.

Combined Device

Type:DVD recorder/ VCR combo

Dimensions & Weight



Type:DVD recorder


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Toshiba


Television Type: None

TV Tuner

Tuner Qty:1


Device Type:VCR
Media Type:VHS

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