Conclusion: If you’ve been thinking about replacing your aging VCR, and have been thinking about a DVD recorder, look no further than the Philips HDRW720. It includes all of the most desirable features required in a “state-of-the-art” DVD recorder today, and it adds PVR capability to make recording of your favorite shows a snap. What more could you ask for?
Pros: Support component video input and output and FireWire inputs; easy to use
Cons: GemStar's TV GuidePlus+ features advertisements; does not have an ATSC tuner