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alaScore 77

18 reviews

Sep, 2020

alaTest has collected and analyzed 18 reviews of LG RC689D. The average rating for this product is 2.1/5, 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 LG RC689D is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 77/100 = Good quality.

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This machine was brilliant upon first purchase until an update. Then slowly more and more aspects changed or did not work. Now the reason I bought this Player( to be able to copy favourite TV shows to DVD-RW so that can watch them at a decent hour) has...

Dec, 2016

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LG are as much help as an ashtray on a motor bike when it comes to service. They do not return calls and do not want to know when one has a problem. Their call centre is either in India or Philippines and trying to get someone at LG Australia is like...

May, 2016

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What the hell


Was working well for past 3 years allowed it to do a software update now refuses to respond to remote commands What the hell? Have heaps of LG products now this us the first one to go south. Disappointing cant reset the machine the update has stuffed a...

Apr, 2016

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digital tv running through dvd recorder


Is it possible to have dtv running through my dvd recorder or do i need a set top box i have a lg 3d smart tv running from my digital antenae on roof also now i have a combo dvd recorder model lg rc689d can i interact these units or do i get a set top...

Feb, 2016

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This product is a failure I cant open the DVD drawer at all There is no reset button I saved up for this I am on a pension LG dont want to know merry christmas I hope LG would recall this device Life isnt good with LG My word now I cant submit my...

Dec, 2015

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Not happy!


I foolishly bought 2 of these units. Sadly all too late I find out they don't record from TV onto video tape. Useless to me... All I wanted was a simple unit... It took me a long time to save the money to buy these units, and I reckon I'll be kicking...

Jun, 2015

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Does the job that I bought it for


I bought the unit to play DVDs and to dub VHS tapes onto DVD. I found it difficult to operate and the manual wasn't much help. Luckily, I discovered this site before I got too frustrated and found that comments by other users solved my problems such as...

May, 2015

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Works great on my TV but wont play in any other device


I have had my RC689D for approx 1 year. No problems at all. I get flickering of the videos but that is to be expected as they are old. I am in the process of dubbing family videos. It is working perfect on my TV but it won't play on any other device....

May, 2015

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pretty good vcr and dvd combination


I bought a lifes good: lg for short digital video disc and video cassette combination electronic aplliance from bing lee in carlingford court and found the dvd and vcr combo to be good and used to use it to boost the television signal until they...

May, 2015

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Can't get it to work


Hi i just bought this machine to copy Vidoes to DVD and i have followed the instructions in the manual and for somes reason or other it is not copying, not sure if i am doing anything wrong or i have missed soemthing can someone help me

Nov, 2014

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