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Pioneer DVR-LX61D

Pioneer DVR-LX61D
alaScore 80

7 reviews

Nov, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 7 reviews of Pioneer DVR-LX61D. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, 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 Pioneer DVR-LX61D is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 80/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by: Danny Phillips (

Pioneer DVR-LX61D DVD/HDD Recorder


Could this be the best DVD recorder available? If you value features over all else, then yes.

We defy anyone to spend a couple of days in the company of the DVR-LX61D and come away unimpressed. It’s quite simply a sublime combi recorder that boasts a stupefying range of features, immaculate recording performance and bomb shelter build quality....

Sep, 2008

Expert review by: (

Pioneer DVR-LX61D


This promising Pioneer is let down by lacklustre video and audio performance

Stylish unit, easy to use ; doubles as musical media centre ; impressive functionality

Average TV tuner for the price ; disappointing sound quality with music ; cheaper, better recorders are available

Expert review by: Ian Calcutt (

Pioneer DVR-LX61D


An analogue and digital terrestrial tuner are built-in, as well as a choice of two programme guides - like the Sony - one of which adds external set-top box control and the other for Freeview+ features such as Series Recording. Pioneer (which has...

Huge number of features; true multi-format DVD recording and compressed audio support

Not the cheapest recorder; relatively small hard drive

Mar, 2009

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (

Pioneer DVR-LX61D


Performs well in all areas, a good high end unit


Product Specifications


BD Live: No
DLNA certified: No
Electronic Program Guide (EPG): Yes
IPTV (Internet Protocol Television): No
Progressive Scan: Yes
Show View: No


DVI Interface: No
Ethernet: Yes
Firewire IEEE-1394 Interface: Yes
Type of Memory Stick Interface : No
Type of SD Card Interface : No
USB Interface: Yes
W-LAN Connection: No
WiFi Connectivity: No

General Features

1080p Upscaling: Yes
3D: No
3D Ready: No
DVD Player / Recorder:DVD Recorder
Integrated VCR: No
Static / Portable:Static
Table / Portable:Table


Blu-ray Playback: No
DivX Playback: Yes
DVD Audio Playback: No
DVD-R Playback: Yes
DVD-RAM Playback: Yes
DVD-RW Playback: Yes
DVD+R Playback: Yes
DVD+RW Playback: Yes
HD-DVD Playback: No
Super Audio CD Playback: No
Super Video CD / Video CD Playback: Yes


Blu-ray Recording: No
Double Layer Recording: Yes
DVD-R Recording: Yes
DVD-RAM Recording: Yes
DVD-RW Recording: Yes
DVD+R Recording: Yes
DVD+RW Recording: Yes
HD-DVD Recording: No
MP3 Encoding: Yes
MPEG4 Recording: No


DTS Decoder: No