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Toshiba RS-TX20

Toshiba RS-TX20
alaScore 70

76 reviews

Jul, 2014

  • No negative mentions yet

alaTest has collected and analyzed 76 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers really like the reliability and value for money. The usability and image quality also get good feedback.

image quality, usability, value for money, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) the Toshiba RS-TX20 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 70/100 = Good quality.

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Amazon.com review summary for Toshiba RS-TX20

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 60 user reviews of Toshiba RS-TX20 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.6/5 for other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) on Amazon.com.

usability, value for money, reliability

image quality

78% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Toshiba RS-TX20 DVD Recorder with 120 GB TiVo Series2 Digital Video RecorderToshiba RS-TX20 DVD Recorder with 120 GB TiVo Series2 Digital Video Recorder

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Great Machine

 

Easy TIVO interface. Burns DVDs great. Excellent picture

Channel lineup does not always match perfectly

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This is a great marriage of Technologies- I love it.

 

Tivo and DVD burner, large Hard Drive, Great DVD Picture

Only Toslink Digital audio out, need land line for first set up

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This is a great marriage of Technologies- I love it.

 

I have had my DVD player for about six months now. It was a great purchase. I have included links within this review to my Epinions reviews of the AV equipment that this unit is hooked up to. (you may need to cut and paste in your browser to read them)...

Tivo and DVD burner, large Hard Drive, Great DVD Picture

Only Toslink Digital audio out, need land line for first set up

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Not reliable

 

TIVO is easy to program, use, view.

DVD burn unreliable.

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Tivo service ...for free?

 

Ah Tivo. Very rarely does a new product enter the television viewing market, which literally revolutionizes the way people watch TV. The VCR was one of them, the DVD player another and now we have... Tivo. I admit having been skeptical of the ...

Free Tivo "Basic", burns DVDs easily

Extremely poor Progressive scan DVD player.

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Everyday I am more amazed with this product.

 

Features galore! Quick DVD burning, very nice interface.

No audio CD burning. Leangthly guide updating and missing ability to manually change channel lineups.

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Everyday I am more amazed with this product.

 

I have put off getting a Tivo due to the monthly fees. If I buy something, I want to use with without paying each month to use it. When I saw this unit on clearence, the tag said "Tivo basic included". This caught my attention. The sales guy at Sears ...

Features galore! Quick DVD burning, very nice interface.

No audio CD burning. Leangthly guide updating and missing ability to manually change channel lineups.

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I LOVE IT!!!

 

Ease of use* Quick setup* Great quality

Makes a little noise while recording* TV Guide (incl. w/ TiVo)

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Not for me.

 

Compared to the Phillips - it has a larger hard drive and DVD recording option.

S-L-O-W. Poorer picture. Imprecise channel changing. Requires external satellite box. 'Fair weather' customer support.

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We are very happy with this machine

 

Easy to Use. Reliable Quality.

Hard drive may be a little small.

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Product Specifications

Reliability. Performance. Technology. Leadership. The Toshiba name means all this and more. Toshiba builds upon this heritage by delivering the industry's most innovative, high-quality solutions. PRODUCT FEATURES: Records in DVD-R & DVD-RW Media; Up to 120 hours of recording; Digital Cinema Progressive for both DVD & TiVo playback; ColorStream Pro Component Output for both DVD & TiVo DVR; JPEG Viewer; WMA & MP3 Playback; 24-Bit/192kHz Audio D/A Converter; Optical TosLink Digital Audio Output; DVD/DVD-R/RW/VCD/CD/CD-R/RW/MP3 Playback; TiVo Basic Service included; 120 GB hard drive for up to 120 hours of record time; Up to 3 days advance program guide to record your favorite programs; Control Live TV - pause, rewind, instant replay; Easy-to-use TiVo User Interface; Front Panel TiVo Service & DVD Controls; Instant Replay; IR Blaster for Cable and DBS Box Control (C3 Control); Front Panel A/V, S-Video & IEEE1394DV Input for camcorder connection.

Cassette System

Type: None

CD Recorder

Device Type: None

CD System

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Combined Device

Type:DVD recorder / DVR

Digital Player (Recorder)

Device Type: None

Digital Storage Media

Capacity:120GB
Type:Hard disk drive

DVD

Type:DVD recorder

Header

Manufacturer:Toshiba
Model:RS-TX20
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Toshiba

MD System

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Radio

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Television

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VCR

Device Type: None

VCR 2nd

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