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Sony VRD-MC6

Sony VRD-MC6
alaScore 81

433 reviews

Dec, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 433 reviews of Sony VRD-MC6. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 3.7/5 for other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) for all reviews. Reviews about the size and image quality are overall positive. The design and price also get good feedback.

usability, price, design, image quality, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) the Sony VRD-MC6 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sony VRD-MC6

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 28 user reviews of Sony VRD-MC6 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) on Amazon.co.uk. Views about the reliability and image quality are overall positive. The price and usability are also mentioned favorably.

usability, price, image quality, reliability

64% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony VRD-MC6 Compact DVD RecorderSony VRD-MC6 Compact DVD Recorder

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Amazon.com review summary for Sony VRD-MC6

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 265 user reviews of Sony VRD-MC6 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.6/5 for other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) on Amazon.com. Reviewers really like the size and design. The image quality and price also get good feedback. Views are divided on the reliability.

usability, price, image quality, design, size

87% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony VRDMC6 DVDirect DVD RecorderSony VRD-MC6 Compact DVD RecorderSony VRD-MC6 DVDirect DVD Recorder + Accessory Kit [Electronics]

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Great DVD Recorder (does what it say's) READ manual

 

Ease of use: 4 stars Final Quality (recording):4 stars Size (compact): 5 stars Can be used with other Brands ( NOT just Sony): 5 stars Value: 5 stars

what the recorder can do

have found none

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Great product and very easy to use. No customization.

 

I am very pleased with this unit. It is very easy to use and delivers good quality results. The unit's ease of use is primarily driven by the on-unit LCD screen which allows you to cue and verify your source material. Another nice bonus is the unit...

Easy to use ; On-board LCD screen allows for easy cueing of video sources ; The unit auto-pauses/un-pauses as it detects available video sources to reduce cueuing headaches ; AVCHD format option

Very limited options to customize DVD menus ; The wizard defaults to a high quality mode (1hr of SD recording on a single layer DVD). Users shouldn't have to go into the settings to change the time/quality. This may be confusing for some

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Great item for saving home movies

 

Great but sucks without editing permissions..Very, very easy to use! Directions do suck but over time you'll get it.

Very easy to use out of box

You can't edit your home movies on your Pc or mac! You can't even transfer them to your pc/mac

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Great product and very easy to use. No customization.

 

I am very pleased with this unit. It is very easy to use and delivers good quality results. The unit's ease of use is primarily driven by the on-unit LCD screen which allows you to cue and verify your source material. Another nice bonus is the unit...

Easy to use ; On-board LCD screen allows for easy cueing of video sources ; The unit auto-pauses/un-pauses as it detects available video sources to reduce cueuing headaches ; AVCHD format option

Very limited options to customize DVD menus ; The wizard defaults to a high quality mode (1hr of SD recording on a single layer DVD). Users shouldn't have to go into the settings to change the time/quality. This may be confusing for some

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Sony VRDMC6 DVDirect Recorder

 

Great product! Very easy to use. The only feature I wish it had was sound while I am editing, but other than that, I am very happy to be able to preserve all of my old family VHS tapes onto DVD!

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HE VERY BEST IN DVD BURNERS

 

I HAD BEEN LOOKING FOR A WAY TO BURN MY VHS TAPES TO DVD WITHOUT ALL THE TROUBLE AND HASSEL FOR ALONG TIME.I FOUND THE SONY VRDC6 TO BE VERY SIMPLE TO MANAGE.I ALSO PUT MY SD CARD PICTURES ON DISK .IT AS I SAID VERY EASY AND WOULD RECCOMEND IT TO ANYBODY.

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vrd mc 5 and vrd mc6 and vrd mc10 are great !

 

dpx-7000 , IF YOU BUY AND OF THE VRD MC 5 OR 6 OR 10 YOU HAVE TO BUY A DPX-7000 COPY GAURD AND YOU CAN RECORD ANY MOVIE OR DVD ON THE MARKET ! IT ALL SO DOES DIFFERENT SHADES OF COLOR PLUS BLK/WHITE MOVIES! DO YOUR SELF RIGHT ! DO IT ! BUY THE DPX-7000...

there no stopping it .it,s number one if you know how to use

there is no ocn,s but one camer coders have to be sony

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Great Little Machine

 

We got our first video camera in 1984. Since that time, I have used virtually every format (VHS, VHS-C, 8mm and DV). Several years ago, I went through the very painful process of copying some old tapes to DVD using my computer and a software package....

Easy to use

None yet

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Simple to use but doesnt perform

 

This item was really simple to setup and use. The lcd preview screen is really nice without having to setup a tv or monitor. The available features are simple but really about all you'll need. All in all I was very pleased with the unit on first use....

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you can,t get along with out ,there great !

 

i bought mine off e bay for 90 bucks .i have recorded 100 home movies and no trouble at all i made back up sets to just be sure and recored on memorex dvd-rw just incase i made a boo boo. ya two .thats all and they were my fault becauces of a fast...

do,s every thing i need ,sometimes you need to ask the right thing

ya there was one then a teck turned me on to a tool to fix even that

Product Specifications

Configuration

BD Live: No
DLNA certified: No
DVB-C: No
DVB-S: No
DVB-T: No
Electronic Program Guide (EPG): No
IPTV (Internet Protocol Television): No
Progressive Scan: No
Show View: No

Connectivity

ATA/SATA: No
ATAPI/IDE: No
Firewire: Yes
Firewire IEEE-1394 Interface: No
HDMI: No
Memory Card Slot: Yes
USB:USB 2.0
USB Interface: No
W-LAN Connection: No

Formats

Blu-ray Double Layer:Not Applicable
Direct Disc Labeling: No
Double Layer: Yes
DVD -RW Writer: Yes
DVD -RW/+RW/RAM Writer: No
DVD +RW Writer: Yes

General Features

1080p Upscaling: No
3D: No
DVD Player / Recorder:DVD Recorder
Integrated VCR: No
Loading System:External
Table / Portable:Table
Type:DVD RW

Playback

Blu-ray Playback: No
DivX Playback: No
DVD Audio Playback: No
HD-DVD Playback: No
PC Streaming: No
Super Audio CD Playback: No
Super Video CD / Video CD Playback: Yes

Recording

Blu-ray Recording: No
Double Layer Recording: Yes
MP3 Encoding: No
MPEG4 Recording: No
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