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LG RC-278

LG RC-278
alaScore 74

13 reviews

Feb, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 13 reviews of LG RC-278. The average rating for this product is 3.2/5, compared to an average rating of 3.8/5 for other DVD Players for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other DVD Players the LG RC-278 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 74/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 13 reviews)

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 6 user reviews of LG RC-278 from The average user rating for this product is 2.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other DVD Players on

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Feb, 2018

Consumer review by: damien (

waste of money


fine for 15 months,now will not play any type of dvds.chewed up one of my videos so will not try again.

Nov, 2010

Consumer review by: Brian (

LG RC278


ease of use, does what it says, a very handy piece of machinery, much better than the Samsung equivalent,which was sent back.

Not found any yet.

Nov, 2007

Product Specifications


Audio D/A Converter (DAC):24-bit/192kHz
Built-in audio decoders: No


Color of product:Black, Silver / Silver

Energy Management

Power consumption (standby):1
Power consumption (typical):23

File formats

Audio formats supported:MP3, WMA

Management Features

Handheld remote control: Yes
Integrated clock: Yes
Programming period:1

Other Features

Dimensions (WxDxH):16.9 x 10.2 x 3.09
Disc types supported:CD
Number of TV tuners:1
Playback formats:DVD, DVD+/-R(W), DVD+R DL, Audio-CD, VCD, SVCD, DivX
Power Requirements:200-240V(±10%) 50/60Hz
Recording format:AVI, DIVX
TV tuner formats:Analog

Ports & interfaces

Audio (L,R) out:1
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) out:1
Composite video out:1
Digital audio coaxial out:1
Digital audio optical out:1
Firewire (IEEE 1394) ports:1
RF ports quantity:1
S-Video in:1
S-Video out:1
S-Video outputs quantity:1
SCART ports quantity:2


Power consumption (standby):1
Power consumption (typical):23

Record Modes

Max DVD recording time:11


Number of Discs:1
Number of disks:1
Number of optical discs:1

Technical Details

Device type:Recorder

TV Tuner

Auto channel search: Yes


Analog signal format system:PAL I
Recording modes:EP, LP, SP, XP
Video D/A Converter (DAC):12-bit/108MHz