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Goodmans GDB1225DTR

Goodmans GDB1225DTR
alaScore 69

25 reviews

Oct, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 25 reviews of Goodmans GDB1225DTR. The average rating for this product is 2.1/5, compared to an average rating of 3.8/5 for other Satellite Receivers for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Satellite Receivers the Goodmans GDB1225DTR is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 69/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 25 reviews)

User Reviews  

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 16 user reviews of Goodmans GDB1225DTR from The average user rating for this product is 1.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Satellite Receivers on

19% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Goodmans Freeview 250GB Digital TV Recorder (GDB1225DTR)

Oct, 2015

Consumer review by: WezNO1 (

Disgraceful -


HDD fails CONSTANTLY Records when it chooses to - Rarely records what you ask Hums Loud and Makes a loud Bang when turned off Remote control is cheap and sometimes unusable amazed that this product was ever released.. disgusting piece of equipment - go...

Apr, 2012

Consumer review by: ginuwine (



terrible item recorded for a month then records only when it chooses too googledit and seems to be a comman problem with these boxes not impressed at all

Feb, 2012

Consumer review by: Spanky1971 (

At the discounted price this is real value for money ...


I have recently cancelled my sky subscription and what I miss the most is the ability to pause live T.V, Record and Series Link. These were the reasons for purchasing this set-top box and it provides these functions brilliantly.

Nov, 2011

Consumer review by: BLOOOP (



My reason for giving this 4 stars is purely down to the lenght of the power cable , which for some unknown reason is very short, and makes it impossible to put this set top box on top of the set, Otherwise it is brilliant, We will be able to take this...

Oct, 2011

Consumer review by: syda (

good reliable product


Had this product before, Found it to be good and easy to use. I would recommend it to anyone.

Apr, 2011

Consumer review by: Anonymous (

worst purchase ever


Had to return recorder as it, recorded programmes not asked for, froze and had to be booted, failiure of hard drive,cut out during playback,did not always offer programme link, only recorded half of a split programme for example "This morning" (first...

Mar, 2011

Consumer review by: Bela (

I expected more from Goodman


Had to take this item back. It kept freezing. Remote quality was poor and very wobbly with basic features. I have since replaced it with Hitachi which is I got cheaper and much better.

Nov, 2010

Consumer review by: Vicky (

Goodmans freeview plus


I have found this product easy to use,the instructions are easy to follow,occasionally the reception is not brilliant but very good if you don't want a dish or a contract/pay monthly digital telly

Oct, 2010

Consumer review by: Micky (

Worst DTR Ever.


The playback kept cutting out, the subtitles came and went at random, and the sound had dropouts. This was a truly bad DTR and I returned it immediately to exchange for a Humax.

Aug, 2010

Product Specifications


1080p Upscaling: No
Built-In Modem: No
Digital Audio Broadcast (DAB): No
Electronic Program Guide (EPG): Yes
IPTV (Internet Protocol Television): No
Show View: No
Twin Tuner: Yes


DLNA certified: No
Ethernet: No
USB Interface: No
W-LAN Connection: No

Decoding Systems

Free-to-Air: Yes
Terrestrial:FTA Non-Upgrade

Energy Information

Energy Saving Trust Feature: No

General Features

Analogue Satellite Receiver: No
Reception Standard:Digital
Table / Portable:Table