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6.0* out of 10


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Reviews and Problems with JVC HR-S9600U

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Overall 2


Donn R Linton, Amazon
31 August 2003
  • Summary: Over a period of two years I purchased three JVC S-VHS decks, including this model. Each one failed at about two years, possibly through lack of use - certainly not over-use. Considering my 8 year old Sony VHS and 15 and 18 year old BETAs continue to operate flawlessly, I would not be able to...
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Overall 8

excellent picture quality, sluggish tape transport

Paul Christensen, Amazon
18 August 2003
  • Summary: I bought this VCR to replace my 10-year old trusty Sony VCR. Unfortunately, Sony no longer offered a VCR which allowed adjustment of audio levels during record ... Overall, I've been pleased with this VCR after 3 years of ownership.
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Overall 10


N. MCKAMEY, Amazon
12 August 2003
  • Summary: For me this machine and at this price is a dream. Sexy and sheek design, fantastic slow motion, jog shuttle operation, advanced programming, inert editing, multiple audio track recording, advanced video editing capability. Quality is amazing when recording S-VHS resolution on a regular VHS tape.
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Overall 10

A VCR fit for a king!

23 July 2003
  • Summary: Excellent image quality & a noticeable improvement to quality of old tapes by digital time-base corrector and noise reduction (much less noise, esp. in dark areas). Even features an image stabilizer for tapes with vertical wobble/jitter. Improvement in audio clarity.
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