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Phillips DVDR`s

bodegg (Competent) posted this on Monday, 2nd September 2002, 16:48

Can anyone tell me the difference between the 880 and 890 models of the DVD recorders?Apart from ones cheaper of course.

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Kayenta (Competent) posted this on Monday, 2nd September 2002, 17:52

The 890 has a digital camera wotsit connection type thang !

K

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clayts (Elite) posted this on Monday, 2nd September 2002, 18:03

That`ll be a Firewire (IEE 1394) connection then :-)

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bodegg (Competent) posted this on Monday, 2nd September 2002, 21:12

Thanks people,like your style ;-).I`m thinking of buying one of these so I can transfer some of my old videotapes which are getting a bit ropey now.Any comments?

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mickl (Competent) posted this on Tuesday, 3rd September 2002, 18:05

all I can say is go for it, love my 880 and would not got back to crappy VHS tapes

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Kayenta (Competent) posted this on Tuesday, 3rd September 2002, 19:09

Before you take the plunge you might want to check out which format you prefer. DVD+R or DVD-R. there are pros and cons to both. But at the moment DVD-R media is very cheap, and looks to be the winner. However no one knows which format will become industry standard.

Undecided I purchased a Philips 880 (DVD+R) and a Panasonic E20 (DVD-R) The Panasonic has the edge on build quality, features, remote, looks, cost of media etc. But I have to admit, the Philips has the better picture quality which is what its all about, i suppose.

Although I have ordered a replacement Panasonic so I am hoping the picture quality will be better. It should be.

Happy Shopping

K

P.S. Richer Sounds are supposed to be getting the 880 in for £399.

This item was edited on Tuesday, 3rd September 2002, 19:10

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bodegg (Competent) posted this on Tuesday, 3rd September 2002, 21:01

Oh dear,what`s the difference `twixt DVD-R and DVD+R? I`m being a bit thick at the moment!

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Kayenta (Competent) posted this on Tuesday, 3rd September 2002, 23:44

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mickl (Competent) posted this on Wednesday, 4th September 2002, 15:54

try this to www.dvdplusrw.org

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bandicoot (Elite) posted this on Saturday, 16th March 2019, 09:11

Advert alert 

2002 to 2019, must be the biggest bump of all 

And to use paper sleeves, that was so 2002, he he

And what is he selling 20 pence cases....LOL

You can get them for nothing out the charity shop, they give them away.

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