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Toshiba-sd-3900.1198175
3.2 out of 10

Toshiba SD-3900

Toshiba SD-V290 Combination DVD/VCR Player combines the picture Read more

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Reviews and Problems with Toshiba SD-3900

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Overall 2
2.0
Ease of use 6
6.0
Picture quality 4
4.0
Sound 6
6.0
Durability 4
4.0

It's Nothing But Nightmare!

americanidol, epinions.com
2 December 2004
  • Excerpt: I "bought" it with my American Express membership reward points about a year ago.
  • Pros: VCR works
  • Cons: DVD not progressive scan. It will randomly freeze during playbacks like a timed bomb.
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Overall 2
2.0
Ease of use 4
4.0
Picture quality 6
6.0
Sound 6
6.0
Durability 4
4.0

It is not code free...

winterreise, epinions.com
4 July 2004
  • Excerpt: I bought this machine exclusively to be able to watch DVDs from all regions.
  • Pros: None, since it does not play PAL DVDs
  • Cons: It is not code free.
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Overall 2
2.0
Ease of use 4
4.0
Picture quality 8
8.0
Sound 8
8.0
Durability 4
4.0

There are betters ways to spend your time and money.

rich-t, epinions.com
16 May 2004
  • Summary: Save your money...
  • Pros: Picture and sound quality.
  • Cons: Everything else...
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Overall 2
2.0
Ease of use 8
8.0
Picture quality 10
10
Sound 10
10
Durability 2
2.0

Toshiba SD-V290 DVD/VCR PLAYER

wanda137, epinions.com
25 January 2004
  • Excerpt: I also purchased on July 23. In December a tape stuck and would not eject.
  • Pros: Good, fast rewind and clear playback. Easy to program.
  • Cons: Lasted five months. Three weeks to get replacement which is a different model, & junk.
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Overall 2
2.0
Ease of use 4
4.0
Picture quality 6
6.0
Sound 6
6.0
Durability 2
2.0

Don't waste your time or money

tptagth, epinions.com
4 January 2004
  • Excerpt: Hi, I purchased the Toshiba SD-V290 DVD/VCR Combo for $136.94 on 8/27/03. It is now 1/4/04.
  • Pros: Well, it worked fine the first one hundred and forty days.
  • Cons: This combo is currently not working.
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Overall 2
2.0
Ease of use 2
2.0
Picture quality 6
6.0
Sound 6
6.0
Durability 6
6.0

Do not buy this machine unless you want maximum frustration.

jamesrday, epinions.com
8 July 2003
  • Summary: Don't buy it unless you want frustration to the max.
  • Pros: Plays both DVD and VCR and will play MP3 and WMA digital music.
  • Cons: Very frustrating machine in many ways.
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