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Diamond Multimedia VC500
9.3 out of 10

Diamond Multimedia VC500

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Reviews and Problems with Diamond Multimedia VC500

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Overall 8
8.0

Installation guide not very accurate to install

koehring, B&H Photo
2 weeks ago
  • Excerpt: Some what easy to figure out the installation and operation and works good as other people had reviewed this.
  • Pros: Highly Compatible, High Quality, Powerful
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Overall 10
10

AWESOME PRODUCT

calin, B&H Photo
23 December 2015
  • Excerpt: I transferred old video cassettes to dvd, it was very easy to set up, love it , no cons i can think now
  • Pros: Easy To Install, Highly Compatible, High Quality, Powerful
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Overall 2
2.0

This product has problems

DJK, B&H Photo
13 December 2015
  • Excerpt: It doesn't work on Windows 10 even though it has compatibility mode - I followed the install instructions - step 1 is load the driver which seems to mess up everything. With compatibility mode on the EZ grabber software changes the Display settings for the laptop(it goes back to normal when you...
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Overall 10
10

Works great

readdream, B&H Photo
27 August 2015
  • Excerpt: This worked really well as soon as it was installed. I previously had a Happauge brand internal card, and the software for it was unreliable. I found one quirk. When I wanted my video converted to Mp4, the voice and the video did not match at all. The voice was off by about 15 seconds.
  • Pros: Easy To Install
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Overall 8
8.0

Good, but can be better

Joe Cheung, B&H Photo
29 July 2015
  • Excerpt: It works with acceptable quality only when you use the "DVD" format. I have it running in Win7 and have view the video on the provided CD, no problem. I have now converted 13 Video8/Hi8 tapes, the video is okay for 95% of the movies.
  • Pros: Accepable Quality, Easy To Install, Low Cost
  • Cons: Processor Not Fast Enough
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Overall 6
6.0

VHS Tape transfer

Novice, B&H Photo
23 June 2015
  • Excerpt: I needed help to install the software. There isn't any help on how to use the software but it seems to work once you figure out what to do. Not for the beginner who doesn't know about formats etc.
  • Pros: Price Delivery Quality
  • Cons: Lack Of Instructions
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Overall 2
2.0

Junk

Lou, B&H Photo
15 April 2015
  • Excerpt: it did not work with Pinacle 18 and windows 8.1. Tried new drivers and still did not capture video. Buy a dazzle...it worked immediately. This VC500 is going to Goodwill!!!
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Overall 8
8.0

Works fine, but documentation awful

SR, B&H Photo
13 April 2015
  • Excerpt: No problems hooking it up between by VCR and computer, and installing the software. However, there's no documentation on how to use it-- for example, it offers 8 formats for saving the video file, but other than naming them, there's no description of the formats.
  • Pros: Easy To Install, Highly Compatible, High Quality
  • Cons: Documentation Awful
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Overall 10
10

Simply Works

Phil, B&H Photo
11 February 2015
  • Excerpt: @ tried to sell me a $ black box to download and decipher my out of date tapes. This Diamond video capture device did everything I wanted to do in storing and recording on dvd media. Even though instructional material was lacking, the process is simple and pretty much self explanatory.
  • Pros: Easy To Install, Highly Compatible, High Quality
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Overall 10
10

Easy to use

Nick, B&H Photo
31 December 2014
  • Excerpt: I purchased this product to convert MiniDV camcorder tapes. This product works exactly as it is supposed to. Plug it in, install the software and its ready to use. All I had to do what plug the camcorder into it and start the software and I was recording to the computer.
  • Pros: Easy To Install, Highly Compatible, High Quality
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