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Reviews and Problems with JVC DR-MV99

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Overall 2

Pure junk. Biggest electronic ripoff in America.

TONY P., Newegg
21 January 2008
  • Pros: None. I owned three of them. They all died quick.
  • Cons: Check the Amaz reviews on any JVC dual deck. Horrendous quality. Pure junk. Most die within weeks or months. Many state it is the worst piece of electronics they ever bought. Many said they would never buy a JVC product again. I said that and I did! I had three of them. They all locked up. They c...
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Overall 2

Waste of Money

Annette D., Newegg
7 January 2008
  • Summary: I bought this recorder to replace another JVC recorder that I owned. The old one died after about 2 yrs of moderate use. It stopped recognizing discs of all kinds. Because I had a couple of discs that weren't finalized, I contacted JVC (by phone) and asked if I bought another JVC would it be able to...
  • Pros: -Worked well hooked via digital cable box with HD. -Worked well for about a month and a half.
  • Cons: -Burned discs didn't work on other DVD players. -Stopped recognizing mass produced DVDs after less than 2 months. -Stopped recognizing blank DVDs at 3 months. -Failed at finalizing discs at 3 months.
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Overall 8

JVC Fans

Glendale C., Newegg
31 December 2007
  • Summary: Get one while you can. Who knows if DVD burners will be around at the current prices when HD-DVD and Blue-Ray becomes standard. Convert your tapes now and the newer players will play them fine, but don't wait and have to spend more on HD-DVD's/Blue-Ray discs when you can convert from tape with cheap...
  • Pros: It performs as stated. I've had no problems converting tapes and/or reading the multiple varioius forms of DVD's out there including those burned on various pc's with numerous codecs.
  • Cons: I wish this unit had compulink. It's very frustrating that JVC would not include compulink in all their products!
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