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Toshiba Symbio BDX3400

alaTest has collected and analyzed 373 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviews about the design and size are on the whole positive. The image quality and value for money are also mentioned favorably, whereas there are some negative opinions about the 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 Symbio BDX3400 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analysed 17 user reviews of Toshiba Symbio BDX3400 from The average user rating for this product is 2.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) on

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41% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Toshiba BDX3400 Smart Blu-ray Player with Built-In Wi-Fi

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Piece of junk


This bluray player is a complete piece of junk. The first one I received, it would not see any of the wireless networks around me. The second one I received works, but it's still junk. It's small and incredibly cheap looking and feeling.

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This shows up when filtering 3D Bluray players, I found out the hard way this is NOT. Also found out returns are not accepted, so I guess moral of the story, don't take things at face value.As far as the blu ray player itself, does have wifi, but...


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Bluray Player


It is very nice bluray player, and smaller than my previous one. I haven't check or play with all features yet but am expecting it to be good, but as of right now, I don't know just yet. But overall, it is easy to set up, took me only a minute to set...

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Good Value


Worked great for the first week, then it simply died. Hoping the exchanged one will not have the same luck. FYI you have to PAY for the exchanged item then they will refund you 3-5 business days AFTER they receive it.

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horrible user interface


I would not recommend unless buying for a spare room and want to use it for just playing blu ray movies not a very good smart blu ray playerThis product has... Slow load timeAbout me... Avid movie watcher

I got a great deal on cheap blu ray player

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Good Player


This player has been great. The price was good. It is easy to use and setup. The only issue I have seen is every now and then when playing a Blu-ray it skips a half a second and the audio and picture get out of sync. It is easily fixed by rew or fwd...

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Good equipment for starters


good equipment for people who want ease of use and ease of connection to your flat screen TV. Only thing is the price. toshiba could have sold a lot of this product if the price is at least $20 cheaper.This product has... Good connection options, Easy...

small, compact and easy to use

none at this time

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Great DVD


Extent DVD for the price special with smart optionThis product has... Great DVD upconversion, Slow load time, Useful Internet-enabled features, Good connection options, Easy to use controls



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Broke after two months


It broke after two months of light use: powers up but no interface on the tv screen: just black. Called Toshiba support, they offered me a credit for the purchase price because they were out of stock of this model. I accepted because I don't know that...

Blu ray and streaming media in one

Entering security key is problematic for wi-fi

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I will be buying another one it works so great for


I really like the product and it has the functions I need into one. I also like that I can still play regular DVD s as well as blue rayThis product has... Useful Internet-enabled features, Good connection optionsAbout me... Budget Conscious, Casual...

that it has WiFi and I can connect to Netflix

its takes a lot of time responsing to some actions such as opening up for the dvd disc


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