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Philips DVDR985

alaTest has collected and analyzed 392 reviews of Philips DVDR985. The average rating for this product is 2.3/5, compared to an average rating of 3.8/5 for other DVD Players for all reviews. Reviewers really like the size and image quality. The design and usability are also mentioned favorably, but some have doubts about the reliability. Opinions are divided on the price.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other DVD Players the Philips DVDR985 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 75/100 = Good quality.

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Amazon.com review summary for Philips DVDR985

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 384 user reviews of Philips DVDR985 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 2.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.6/5 for other DVD Players on Amazon.com. Reviews about the size and image quality are on the whole positive. The design and usability are also appreciated. Some have doubts about the reliability, while reviews are divided on the price.

usability, design, image quality, size

reliability

35% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

Aug, 2020

Expert review by : David Katzmaier (cnet.com)

Philips DVDR985 review: Philips DVDR985

 

Philips DVDR985

FireWire and component-video inputs; progressive-scan output; thumbnail menu creation; records motion well.

Unfriendly remote; posterization artifacts.

Though a bit pricey, the DVDR985 is an attractive choice, thanks to its strong features and component-video input.

Oct, 2002

Expert review by : HomeTheaterReview.com (hometheaterreview.com)

Philips DVDR985 DVD Recorder Reviewed

 

Over the past decade a digital format, CD, has replaced records and tapes as the preferred choice for music. Over the past 5 years, DVD has replaced the videotape as the preferred choice for movies. Now, dreary old VHS videotape......

Expert review by : David Katzmaier (cnet.com.au)

Philips DVDR985 review: Philips DVDR985

 

Philips DVDR985

FireWire and component-video inputs; progressive-scan output; thumbnail menu creation; records motion well.

Unfriendly remote; posterization artifacts.

Though a bit pricey, the DVDR985 is an attractive choice, thanks to its strong features and component-video input.

Oct, 2002

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