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Philips DVDR520H

alaTest has collected and analyzed 104 reviews of Philips DVDR520H. The average rating for this product is 2.8/5, compared to an average rating of 3.8/5 for other DVD Players for all reviews. Reviews about the size and image quality are overall positive. The design and price are also appreciated, whereas some have doubts about the reliability.

usability, price, design, image quality, size

reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other DVD Players the Philips DVDR520H is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 67/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Philips DVDR520H

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 11 user reviews of Philips DVDR520H from Amazon.co.uk. 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 Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers really like the finish and image quality. Some have doubts about the price and reliability.

design, image quality, finish

usability, reliability, price

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

This summary is based on the products: Philips - DVDR520H -Multi region Capable DVD RecorderPhilips - DVDR520H -Multi region Capable DVD Recorder

Sep, 2017

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Philips DVDR520H

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 43 user reviews of Philips DVDR520H from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 2.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.6/5 for other DVD Players on Amazon.com. Reviewers are impressed by the image quality and size. The design and price are also appreciated, whereas many are critical about the reliability.

usability, price, design, size, image quality

reliability

37% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Philips DVDR520H DVD Recorder with 80 GB Hard DrivePhilips DVDR520H DVD Recorder with 80 GB Hard Drive

Sep, 2017

Consumer review by: UK Guest (reviewstop.co.uk)

Philips DVDR 520H with 80gb hard drive

 

This Philips DVDR520H is an excellent DVD recorder. Record quality is exceptional, on dvd and hard-disk and the apperance is aesth...

Mar, 2006

Consumer review by: UK Guest (reviewstop.co.uk)

High quality product? Not on your life!

 

I thought, mistakenly as it turns out, that Philips were renowned for reliable products. Well, that is not the case with this pile...

Apr, 2005

Consumer review by: UK Guest (reviewstop.co.uk)

Not Actually A Philips Product

 

Menus are more friendly than other Philips DVDR machines but that is becau...

Feb, 2005

Product Specifications

With DVD+R, just one disk type is suitable for both video and data recording. Philips DVD+RW video and data recording media plays on existing and future DVD video and DVD-ROM players, and is suitable for video recordings in the latest MPEG2 format (two hours on a disk). The 4.7GB capacity holds as much data as seven standard CDs.

Cassette System

Type: None

CD Recorder

Device Type: None

CD System

Device Type: None

Combined Device

Type:DVD recorder / HDD recorder

Digital Storage Media

Capacity:80GB
Type:Hard disk drive

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:10.6in
Height:2.6in
Weight:10.6lbs
Width:16.9in

DVD

Type:DVD recorder

Header

Compatibility:PC
Manufacturer:Philips
Model:520/DVDR520H
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Philips/Philips DVDR

Management features

Timer: Yes

MD System

Type: None

Miscellaneous

Product Type (CF):Storage media

Radio

Device Type: None

Storage Media

Media Subcategory:Optical discs

Storage Removable

Max. Write Speed:2.4x
Media Included Qty:3
Native Capacity:4.7GB
Type:DVD+R

Television

Television Type: None

TV Tuner

Tuner Qty:1

VCR

Device Type: None

VCR 2nd

Device Type: None