Panasonic DMREX97 (Black)

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£299 Our price history: £319 from 06/02/23 to 10/03/23
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Panasonic DMREX97 (Black) is rated 4.3 out of 5 by 445.
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Panasonic DMREX97 (Black)

DVD Recorder HDD 500GB Freeview
£299 Our price history: £319 from 06/02/23 to 10/03/23
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With the flexibility to record Freeview TV onto DVD or its HDD hard drive, the Panasonic DMREX97 is a versatile recorder.

Universal DVD recorder

The Panasonic DMREX97 is a flexible DVD recorder that not only plays back a huge variety of discs but also records on all the DVD formats. The recorder is compatible with both single and dual layer (DL) DVD-R and DVD+R formats. It will also record on the re-recordable DVD-RW and DVD+RW discs or even using the rare DVD-RAM system.

HDD hard drive back-up
Backing up the universal disc recording ability is the built-in 500GB hard drive. Using the extended recording EP mode, this allows for up to 860 hours of recording - enough to cover months away from home! Even using the highest quality HG mode, the Panasonic manages an impressive 78 hours of recording.

Twin tuners for ultimate versatility
Twin tuners give the Panasonic DMR-EX97 fantastic versatility. With both tuners compatible with Freeview, you can record two HD programmes simultaneously. This means there's no need to worry about two programmes overlapping. Alternatively, you can watch one programme whilst recording another - even if you're watching on a monitor or projector without its own built-in TV tuner.

TV Series Recording function
Use the TV Series Recording function to automatically record a TV series each time it's broadcast. This takes the hassle out of recording individual episodes and, unlike catch-up TV sites, you can watch the programme again at any time and not just within 30 days.

Quick, easy operation
Panasonic has focused on the user experience of DVDRs to make the DMR-EX97 a far more pleasant recorder to use. With 'Triple 1-Sec Easy Operation', the disc tray, Electronic Programme Guide and Video Menu all operate within an instant.

Whether it's to archive your recording collection or just to record day-to-day TV, the Panasonic DMREX97 delivers the highest quality.
Smart Features
Freeview
Yes
Connectivity
HDMI
Yes
General
Manufacturer's Warranty
1 year
Features
Hard Disc
Yes
Hard Disc Size
500
Energy Consumption
Power Consumption - Normal Use (W)
20
Dimensions
Dimensions WxHxD (mm)
430 x 59 x 210
Weight
Weight (KG)
2
Accessories
Remote Control
Yes
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A very good buy. Bought this last month and it's even better than the old one which we had been perfectly happy with for many years.
Date published: 2023-03-03
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Offers Many Features I purchased this recorder in February 2023 and have used it many times, trying out its facilities it offers.From a usage point of view I am very happy with it so far and am pleased with its overall performance. However I am not very impressed with the provided Operating Manual,,, yes it is full of technical information, but is extremely difficult to follow when trying to work out how to use a particular facility.... flowchart type operations would be very useful in addition to the existing technical information.
Date published: 2023-02-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from DVDRecorder with freeview HD I had the recorder before this model and was pleased with that one which lasted a good time. The latest one has a few good improvements including being able to record two programmes simultaneously . I’m expecting long and happy use with it.
Date published: 2023-02-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Glad we bought it Easy to set up. We have had a similar model for many years and have had good use of it
Date published: 2023-02-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Dynamics and clarity are marvellous Purchased this item, online 3 weeks ago. Wow, what a difference to my original Panasonic DVD Recorder - 15 years I had it, now just let me down with HDD!! I am so so pleased, the set up was so easy, obviously apps etc updated. The dynamics and clarity of recording in HD are excellent. Please do not hesitate and think twice - like I did - not many stores/ suppliers have them in stock. Richer Sounds, in my experience, are on a par with ordering and delivering.
Date published: 2023-02-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Highly recommend Great DVD recorder. Easy to install. Instructions are easy to follow. Great picture. This is my third Panasonic DVD recorder. I think they are great and get about 10 years out of each. So great value for money. Improvements this time is I can record two programs at the the same time. And the device is a lot smaller than my old one.
Date published: 2023-02-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Panasonic & Richer Sounds TOP Performers Got my DVD recorder DMR EX97 from Richer Sounds 2 weeks ago, no problems whatsoever. Time & Technology wait for No one, but I do miss the AV inputs on my now defunct DMR EX75, I just hope this one lasts 13 years ! I also got 6 years warranty for mere £25 from Richer Sounds, HAPPY DAYS
Date published: 2023-01-28
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Unreliable, interacts with tv control, poor instru Bought this 3 years ago, came up with onscreen message 'hdd full, resetting' hdd was not Onscreen mesage 'hdd ful- resetting' hdd was not full but recorder wiped all stored programs and locked up completely . repair was to reinstall software; fault recurred 3 weeks later- loss of all recordings again. Eventually replaced under warranty. Also, tv and recorder remotes interact and manual is poor. Shop staff helpful but repair time slow.
Date published: 2023-01-23
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