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4.7 out of 10

Toshiba HD-A30

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Overall 2
2.0

Toshiba HD DVD - not worth the money

heckwolf, epinions.com
18 March 2009
  • Excerpt: The Toshiba HD-A30 Player HD-DVD Player gets too warm and shuts off in the middle of the movie!
  • Pros: Plenty of inputs/outputs
  • Cons: Produces too much heat and shuts off. Awful customer service.
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Overall 2
2.0

Major league LEMON

semimba, epinions.com
26 May 2008
  • Excerpt: I bought this unit in November 2007 right before Toshiba announced they were abandoning the HD forma
  • Pros: None
  • Cons: Lemon of a product. Bad customer service. Very poor repair service
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Overall 8
8.0

I now own the betamax of DVD players.

twaller98, epinions.com
28 February 2008
  • Summary: Get one of these while you can.
  • Pros: Great picture and great upconverting DVD player.
  • Cons: This product and format is no longer supported.
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Overall 6
6.0

Toshiba Should Do Better

activelyx, epinions.com
19 January 2008
  • Excerpt: I purchased the HD-A30 on 12/29 for $249. First thing I discovered is that I needed an HDMI cable, w
  • Pros: It looks nice, it plays ok and it doesn't take up too much space.
  • Cons: Slow to respond to commands. Remote control has on/off and open/close buttons backwards.
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Overall 10
10

I love it!

bishopbowie, epinions.com
27 December 2007
  • Summary: I recommend a purchase. It is cheaper than Blu-Ray with the same quality picture, but with better special features standard on all discs.
  • Pros: Great audio and video. Great special features.
  • Cons: Runs a little warm. Hard time downloading/creating firmware update.
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Overall 6
6.0

You get what you pay for

rmusictrax, epinions.com
23 December 2007
  • Summary: For the price I think it's a good buy. If you watch a lot of movies filmed at 24frames the player is excellent in 1080P/24hz.
  • Pros: Lower price than Blu-Ray
  • Cons: Lackluster 1080P playback, Absolutely needs firmware update from to 1.3 out of the box
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Overall 10
10

This player Rocks!

eandrese, epinions.com
22 December 2007
  • Excerpt: HD DVD is awsome. What is better and unexpected is this players performance upconverting Standard de
  • Pros: Low cost and high performance.
  • Cons: HD-DVD discs load in about 28 seconds.
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Overall 6
6.0

Are all those free movies worth buying this HD DVD player?

technologyrep, epinions.com
27 November 2007
  • Summary: Bluray has way more studio support, but if you just can't wait, it's a good machine.
  • Pros: Stunning HD picture and sound.
  • Cons: Long load times, won't accept wireless internet connections; Bluray will win war.
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