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We have collected and analysed 95 user reviews from international sources. Users rate it 82/100. The average review date is 19-06-2012. We have compared these reviews to 77758 reviews from other Digital Video Recorders (DVR). The alaScore™ for this product is 87/100 = Very good. Last update: 21-04-2014.

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alaTest has collected and analysed 10 user reviews of PANASONIC DMR-HW100EBK from The average user rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) on

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This summary is based on the products: Panasonic DMR-HW100EBK 320GB HDD TV Recorder with Twin Freeview HD Tuners (Old model) Panasonic DMR-HW100EBK 320GB HDD TV Recorder with Twin Freeview HD Tuners (Old model)

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Fantastic Machine.


Top quality picture and sound in both HD and SD, very easy to set up and use, lovely remote control, very quiet in use, and a excellent EPG. A 5 star product. Well done Panasonic.

picture quality., sound quality., ease of use., great epg

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Joke of a machine


After having numerous problems with other PVR's, I thought i'd give this one a try.

it gives you freeview hd channels

series link fails, recording fails, not wi-fi, no real on-demand service


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New software update does have BBC iplayer now


Further to my earlier review, Panasonsic have now introduced BBC iplayer to their Vierra Cast selection- this is brilliant! I can now view it in HD through this unit. This unit now deserves a 5 star rating from me.

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Brilliant, i paid £180 including delivery, it's for my folks (in there 70's) and it was replacing an old VHS they had. They've had it a month now and i have to say it's been great. It's linked to a Pana 37 LED TV via HDMI. You can record 2 channels at...

ease of use image quality

could start up a little faster

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I bought a PANASONIC DMR-HW100EBK from Comet just before Christmas along with a Panasonic TXP42S30B TV and a Panasonic Blu-ray DVD player. My previous experience of PVR's was limited to a Humax 9200T which had froze so many times it had wiped the hard...

picture quality, completely silent

remote control issues, over complicated, poor programme storing and retreival

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Quality HDD recorder, with no BBC iplayer feature


I bought this recorder so my Panasonic HD ready TV could receive the HD Freeview service, also to have access to a range of internet services such as iPlayer.

hd freeview, easy to use

poor internet service

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Excellent machine .. nothing much more to say; does what it says on the box!