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Vizio VBR133

alaTest has collected and analyzed 110 reviews from magazines and websites. People really like the design and size. The image quality and usability also get good views. Many are negative 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 Vizio VBR133 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 96 user reviews of Vizio VBR133 from The average user rating for this product is 3.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.6/5 for other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) on

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59% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: VIZIO VBR133 3D Blu-ray player with Internet Applications

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Refurb unit looks, works like new


Box is obviously not the retail version, but that's the only difference I can see. Worked on set up just fine. Took a little tweaking to get Digital sound right, but controls were fairly easy to figure out. Hate the downloadable only manual, but that's...

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Power will not stay on, working on replacement.


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locks up


fast delivery

locks up at 3 seconds on all discs. currently trying to resolve with Newegg. bought TV too will have to wait to try 3d. upsetting. Packing of unit was terrible not even taped shut. Wondering if how it made it to me in a box. no wonder it doesn't work

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This is a refurb? Coulda fooled me! It looks and plays like a new unit. This is a great player. It loads a little slow but it plays great. It has more features than I can use but that's a good thing. I recommend this player but make sure you pick up an...

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a little disapointed on the top of the line name is very slow loading but after that seems to play ok no better than cheapies I have had .. think they loaded faster I havent tried a 3d yet

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Works great, condition was like new!

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Pretty Decent


I'm working with a refurbished model. It's a bit tempermental at times, but overall works well. Had a problem with washed out color one time so far, but turning the unit on and off was sufficient to fix the problem. Drop-down images when I am...

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Sent back 1st one second one works but has some problems

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save your money


i have the 3rd unit like this go bad on me. i sent it to vizio for exchange. it was received on 10-31-11. it still has not been sent to me. bet there is a over stock of refurbished units. to sell at this low price. but save your time and money to get a...

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Obvious Refurbished Unit


The unit I received was obviously refurbished. The batteries for the remote were missing and the case was scuffed. Still a good price though.Everything works so far, but I have only played standard blu-ray disks. It would have been nice if it had been...


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