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Toshiba DR430

alaTest has collected and analyzed 281 reviews from magazines and websites. Comments about the reliability and design are on the whole positive. The image quality and value for money also get good views. Some have doubts about the size, while there are some mixed reviews about the finish.

usability, value for money, image quality, design, reliability

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) the Toshiba DR430 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 88/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 281 reviews)

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Toshiba DR430

 

The Toshiba DR430 is an excellent option for anyone who wants to make permanent DVD copies of valued content in their VHS library before that technology becomes completely obsolete and unusable. It's also a great way to dub from other DVDs or to make a...

Easy one touch DVD recording, Dolby Digital audio and automatic finalization of DVDs are strong features offered on this player

There is no memory card slot

If you are looking for a DVD Recorder Player so you can create a home library of old videos, take a look at the Toshiba DR430 and the features it offers.

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Worst DVD recorder

 

I purchased this DVD player in late September 2010, it stopped working on 2/5/11 (after 4.5 months of minimal use), I contacted Toshiba's customer service and they were rude and unhelpful and said there was nothing they could do, because the warranty...

I like nothing about this product

Poor quality

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Worst DVD recorder

 

I purchased this DVD player in late September 2010, it stopped working on 2/5/11 (after 4.5 months of minimal use), I contacted Toshiba's customer service and they were rude and unhelpful and said there was nothing they could do, because the warranty...

I like nothing about this product

Poor quality

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Amazon review summary for Toshiba DR430

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 497 user reviews of Toshiba DR430 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.5/5 for other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) on Amazon.com.

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79% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Toshiba DR430 DVD Player/Recorder - 1 Disc(s) - Dolby Digital Virtual Surround DTSToshiba DR430 DVD Player/Recorder - 1080p - DQ2752Toshiba DR430 DVD Recorder

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Very happy with product

 

It took me a little while to set it up, but once that was done it was a simple operation to record TV shows and movies. Would recommend product.

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excellent for recording

 

preforms exactly as describe, easy setup and to use.

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Good product for the price

 

It was a bit sticky getting everything lined out as far as cables needed & hook up options but now that we have had a couple of false starts we are recording good quality dvd's.

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My second unit. Difficult to use but ok.

 

audio & video recordings

Compact

Difficult To Use

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Great DVD Recorder

 

This relatively inexpensive DVD recorder appears to be very well made, and hasn't buggered a blank yet. It's relatively simple to operate, and the controls are somewhat intuitive if you've used a dvd recorder before. If you haven't, the manual is easy...

Reliable; convenient controls; easy to operate

None yet

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great unit with aDV control for a camcor

 

To edit easily from camcorder to DVD unit

Easy To Set Up","Easy To Use","High Quality Picture

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