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Toshiba RD XS54

alaTest has collected and analyzed 54 reviews of Toshiba RD XS54. 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 really like the image quality. The design also gets good comments. Reviews about the size and price are different. There are some negative views about the reliability.

usability, design, image quality

reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) the Toshiba RD XS54 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 68/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Toshiba RD XS54

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 50 user reviews of Toshiba RD XS54 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. Reviewers really like the image quality. The design also gets good comments. Opinions about the size and price are mixed, while many are critical about the reliability.

usability, design, image quality

reliability

60% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

Nov, 2019

Expert review by : Melissa Perenson (pcworld.com)

RD-XS54 DVD Recorder

 

The Toshiba RD-XS54 is the most expensive of the DVD and hard-drive video recorders in our January 2006 roundup, and not surprisingly it's also the most feature-packed: Among its features are a roomy 250GB hard drive, an HDMI output, and in-unit...

The RD-XS54's in-unit video editing was less appealing. The recorder offers no easy way to remove sections of video (such as advertising) from a recording, regardless of whether it's on the hard drive or on a DVD-RW disc. Whereas other players let you...

Dec, 2005

Consumer review (epinions.com)

Toshiba RD-XS54 (250 GB) DVD Recorder / HDD Recorder

 

HDMI, good Video quality, Net Navi feature

Only 1 video stream, 5 second delay when streaming video, can be annoying.

May, 2006

Consumer review (epinions.com)

Groundbreaking

 

The only reason to buy this DVD recorder is for the Net-Navi feature that all other electronics companies have overlooked. I purchased one for my school library to store educational programs on the hard drive and then play them back whenever. You ...

HDMI, good Video quality, Net Navi feature

Only 1 video stream, 5 second delay when streaming video, can be annoying.

May, 2006

Consumer review (epinions.com)

Tivo-esque approach

 

Super simple to record a cable show airing in the next 8 hours.

Not flexible enough.

May, 2006

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