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Toshiba RD88DTKTF

Toshiba RD88DTKTF
alaScore 77

96 reviews

Apr, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 96 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers really like the design and value for money. The usability and image quality also get good feedback.

image quality, usability, value for money, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) the Toshiba RD88DTKTF is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 77/100 = Good quality.

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Toshiba RD88DT review


With a tiny 160GB HDD, this Toshiba recorder will have to impress elsewhere

Editing ; dubbing ; Suerb XP and SP recording

No RGB Scart inut ; Lacklustre 'economy' modes ; Red dot issues

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Toshiba RD88DT


As with the Sony RDR-890HX, the RD98DT will play (and dub from) DVD-RAMs, but you can't record to them - in addition, dual-layer DVDs aren't catered for either. But in other respects, though, it's multi-format. The five recording modes offered will...

Good DVD playback and XP/SP recording, excellent editing

No RGB Scart input, DTT 'red-dot' recorded

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Amazon review summary for Toshiba RD88DTKTF


alaTest has collected and analysed 87 user reviews of Toshiba RD88DTKTF from The average user rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) on

image quality, usability, value for money, design

76% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Toshiba RD88DT Freeview+ 160GB Hard Drive DVD Recorder 1080P UpscalingToshiba RD88DT Freeview+ 160GB Hard Drive DVD Recorder 1080P Upscaling


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I own this recorder. HDD recording quality can be excellent. Digital tuner does not cope too well with poor signal quality. My LG TV tuner works fine but the toshiba tuner has problems with some channels. Worst problem is that tv channels cannot be...

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The recording quality of the HDD is outstanding, and the upscaling of DVD' is awesome. I had been looking at buying an HDD recorder for sometime,without finding what I was looking for. I finally took the plunge about 6 weeks ago and I have nothing but...

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Perhaps mine was faulty


I bought one of these Toshiba RD88DT DVD recorders from Tesco a couple of days ago, but it went straight back. The picture quali...

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apprehensive before setting it up. ...