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Panasonic DMR PWT500

alaTest has collected and analyzed 25 reviews of Panasonic DMR PWT500. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 3.8/5 for other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) for all reviews. People are impressed by the usability. The price also gets good views, but many are negative about the size and reliability.

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reliability, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) the Panasonic DMR PWT500 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 87/100 = Very good quality.

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Résumé des avis d’ sur Panasonic DMR PWT500


alaTest a collecté et analysé 12 avis de consommateurs sur pour le produit Panasonic DMR PWT500. La note moyenne du produit est 3.8 sur 5, tandis que les autres Enregistreurs Video Numériques (DVR) ont une note moyenne de 3.7 sur 5 sur

92% des avis sur donnent une note favorable à ce produit.

This summary is based on the product: Panasonic DMR-PWT500EC Lecteur/Enregistreur DVD Blu ray 3D avec disque dur 250 Go DivX HD HDMI Tuner TNT

Sep, 2015

Expert review by: Campbell Simpson (

Panasonic DMR-PWT500 PVR and Blu-ray player


The Panasonic DMR-PWT500 fits a Blu-ray and DVD player into a personal video recorder with a HD tuner -- it's like the Samsung BD-C8900, except with t...

BD, DVD, TV, 3D in one device ; Built-in Wifi ; 2D to 3D conversion

The convenience is expensive ; No VIERA Connect video-on-demand service ; Limited functionality while recording

The Panasonic DMR-PWT500GL represents a convenient all-in-one product for consolidating your media consumption -- it can handle Blu-rays, DVDs, digital TV and 3D content. It's not perfect though -- there's no way to get your recordings off for...

Dec, 2011

Expert review by: (

Panasonic DMR-PWT500 review


You might think that a Blu-ray player with a Freeview HD recorder shoehorned into its case would suffer from clicks and thrums, or that co-habitation would add unflattering pounds.

Compact; excellent Blu-ray pictures, good Freeview HD recording

Limited file support across a LAN; limited UK portal content; daft 3D picture processing; small HDD

Dec, 2011

Expert review by: Danny Phillips (

Panasonic DMR-PWT500


Get Freeview HD and 3D Blu-ray in one go with Panasonic's impressive combi recorder.

Lots of features ; Flexible recording and editing functionality ; Outstanding Blu-ray and hi-def Freeview picture quality

Poor EPG ; Comparatively limited web content ; Noisy SD pictures

However, there is an Ethernet port and a second USB port specifically designated for Panasonic’s TY-CC10W communication camera, which is required if you want to use Skype video calling – one of this unit’s most alluring features.

Dec, 2011

Expert review by: (

Panasonic DMR-PWT500


A Freeview HD PVR which also has a Blu-ray player built-in

Impressive picture and sound ; record two channels at once ; network and internet access

No BBC iPlayer ; some have bigger hard disks ; separates perform marginally better

Expert review by: Steve May (

Panasonic DMR-PWT500 3D BD Freeview HD DVR


Review In the Twilight Zone between Blu-ray players and DVRs you'll find Panasonic's DMR-PWT500 that boasts a combination disc spinner and digital TV timeshifter. Space-saving convenience is main USP of this hybrid, so if you want one box that can do...

Net connected 3D Blu-ray player with a Freeview+ HD DVR to boot.

Nov, 2011

Consumer review by: Garry (

Panasonic DMR-PWT500


Good editing facilities. Excellent image quality. Built in Blu-ray player a bonus at cost of stand alone PVR

Constant advert in EPG extremely irritating

Mar, 2012

Consumer review by: Garry (

Panasonic DMR-PWT500


Good editing facilities. Excellent image quality. Built in Blu-ray player a bonus at cost of stand alone PVR

Constant advert in EPG extremely irritating

Consumer review by: JazzGratte (

Qualité et confort !


J'ai mis de côté mon ancien enregistreur disque dur qui n'avait pas de tuner TNT numérique. Celui-ci a un double tuner et enregistre en HD (sur les chaînes HD). Assez facile à utiliser. Je peux maintenant enregistrer 2 émissions simultanées, tout en...

Dec, 2012

Consumer review by: Crismo (

Tecnologia no paras de sorprenderme


les cuento que el El Panasonic DMR-PWT500 es un grabador Blu-ray que cuenta con un disco duro interno ideal para aquellas personas que no quieran perderse ninguno de sus programas favoritos. Se trata además de un equipo compatible con películas ...

tecnologia de punta


Apr, 2012

Consumer review by: Phil92 (

Bonnes caractéristiques


Mais ATTENTION cet appareil n'est pas compatible avec les décodeurs Canal+. En effet il n'y a qu'une sortie HDMI et pas d'entrée ni de prises Péritel. Il est dommage qu'il n'y est pas de sauvegarde des films sur Clé USB ou carte SD. La WIFI est un plus...

Jan, 2012