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Sony RDR-GX3

alaTest has collected and analyzed 71 reviews of Sony RDR-GX3. The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 3.8/5 for other DVD Players for all reviews. People are impressed by the reliability and design. The image quality and usability are also mentioned favorably, whereas many are less positive about the size and price.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other DVD Players the Sony RDR-GX3 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 78/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review ( review summary for Sony RDR-GX3


alaTest has collected and analyzed 20 user reviews of Sony RDR-GX3 from The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other DVD Players on Opinions about the design and reliability are generally positive. The image quality and price are also appreciated, whereas there are some mixed reviews about the size.

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85% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

Sep, 2020

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Sony RDR-GX380B


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but dose have a bad side to it as i`ve try to fix it the software you can not get it as it dose not fin the dvd disk off .try to resete it but still dose not work

May, 2010

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DVD recorder


Especially good at preserving old VHS and camcorder tape...

Mar, 2005

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Good all rounder


Since there still aren't that many DVD Recorders on the market, the Sony RDR-GX3 makes a great replacement for your video. The pic...

Dec, 2004

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Good value. Do just want you wanted it to do, no more no less. Look at Panasonic -RAM too if you can pay more on discs and haven't decided on a VHS substitute and want something more versatile in play-list editing. Will grow to like the remote control...

Plain & simple to use. Warm color. Looks solidly built. Great variety of inputs at the back.

Slow in starting up & finalising -R discs, takes ages. Will NOT take TDK brand discs nor can it handle high speed discs of more than 2X or 4X. That's what the Instruction Manual says. Read it and stick to it to avoid expensive mistakes with...

Dec, 2004

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Fantastic quality! But it is a Sony!


I eventually ended up with one of these Sony RDR-GX3 DVD recorders after my Philips 880(grrr!) broke in 9 months - as they all do ...

Apr, 2004

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So far.......


Having decided to splash out on a DVD recorder instead of buying a VHS recorder, I waded through reviews, specs, and information t...

Feb, 2004

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At last- some quality kit!!!!


After trying out other dvd players, i was pleasantly suprised by the overall build quality of the Sony machine. Im not normally th...

Jan, 2004

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