Summary: Very good deck so far. Be prepared to read the entire owners manual since this is pretty complicated to operate/understand. It does require video to be recorded to the hard drive first, and then you can burn a DVD or Blu-Ray (I was not aware of that).
Summary: The good is it has many functions, the hard drive is great, it does control my sony pro camcorder, and it is nice to burn/record from several directions (blu-ray to HD or reversed). Here is the bad.
Summary: I don't actually own this product but the VERY closely related model JVC SR-HD1500. The reason why I am writing the review for this model is because it looks like this model is being more pushed on amazon, what I believe are close similarities between the two products, and because I want to get the...
Summary: I videotape depositions and need to record directly from my camera via firewire to a standalone JVC DVD recorder. This recorder will not allow me to go directly to a SD DVD disk via firewire as an older model JVC SRMV45U/55U would.
Summary: IMPORTANT...if you buy this item and you ship it to use in Canada forget about the warranty (1 year parts and labour)!!! Interface is not easy to use with multiple steps to get to some of the important functions etc..
Summary: I will try to give anyone interested in this unit some important informa to consider. It did not work for me at all, but it might work for you. To begin the unit is marketed by JVC but I do not think it is their original product. The unit comes in a basic box with no company advertising on it.