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Panasonic DIGA DMR-EA38VK

alaTest has collected and analyzed 49 reviews of Panasonic DIGA DMR-EA38VK. The average rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average rating of 3.7/5 for other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the reliability and design. The image quality and price are also appreciated.

usability, price, image quality, design, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) the Panasonic DIGA DMR-EA38VK is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 71/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Panasonic DIGA DMR-EA38VK

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 44 user reviews of Panasonic DIGA DMR-EA38VK from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.5/5 for other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) on Amazon.com. Views about the design and reliability are overall positive. The image quality and price are also appreciated.

usability, price, image quality, reliability, design

70% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

Nov, 2019

Consumer review (newegg.com)

Great until it died

 

I wish that I could deal with Newegg instead of Panasonic on the replacement issue. We'll see what happens. Still waiting......

Recorded DVDs have played on various other DVD players. Very easy to use. Only had 3 out of over 200 DVDs that couldn't record on. More of a DVD issue than a player issue, I think.

Video on the VHS tapes quit working after less than 2 months. Have contacted Panasonic and still awaiting their reply. Wouldn't record some home movies. They are not copyrighted so I'm not sure what the deal is.

Mar, 2009

Consumer review (newegg.com)

Best one yet

 

The Sony rigs I bought that were suppossed to write DL discs never worked right. I took a chance and bought this unit because I have had good luck with Panasonic products in the past. So far, this unit does all it says it will do. Write DL discs...

Some of the features of this unit are specific to working in conjunction with other Panasonic equipment only. The setup is a little confusing, but manageable. The remote is just OK. The power on startup seems very slow.

Feb, 2009

Consumer review (newegg.com)

Very Good

 

I've burned discs on DVD-R, DVD-RW& DVD+R DL. The -R & -RW discs worked on both DVD players & in my PC. When I tried using other media players like Power DVD, Nero Showtime or GOM player - they all worked with all discs. But I'm stumped as to the...

The picture quality is perfect. I watched a program on TV & burned it to DVD & couldn't tell the difference between live & burned.

DVD+R DL discs won't play on Windows Media Player 10 or on Windows XP Media Center.

Sep, 2008

Consumer review (newegg.com)

IT WORKS!!

 

If you're wanting to take your vhs tapes and burn them to dvd's or cd's then I'd buy this in a heartbeat. It Works! I think thats the best review something can get, IT WORKS! And the disks are good quality. My dvd's always looked at least as good as...

It works as it says it will. It copies vhs to dvd, dvd to vhs with one touch. Easy to understand manual and menus. Hooked my JVC camcorder to it with super-v and audiocables and transferred my mini-dvd's to dvd with no problem at all...first time I...

If it had an astc tuner it would be perfect. I've only found one, an emerson, with all the same features and a tuner and the reviews were terrible.

May, 2008

Consumer review (newegg.com)

Good recorder, ok player

 

Recording quality is good. Feature list is good. Playback quality is good, particularly the analog audio. Recording process is pretty easy. VHS plays back over component, which is nice (not so on my older JVC combo unit)

Feels' flimsy, particularly the DVD tray. Remote is dedicated to recording functions & playback functions suffer somewhat (no dedicated 'subtitle' button for instance). Slow to respond to eject, drive switching commands, can be frustrating @ first.

May, 2008

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