Written on: 08/07/2004 by FredM (1 review written)
My only serious complaint about the Toshiba SD-22VB is I'm having trouble playing DVD-R discs (which it's reported to support). Any advice welcome! It's Generally easy to use. DVD playback and video recording quality v.good. But it has a complex remote. Some set up difficulties. Problems playing DVD-R. (read more)
Written on: 27/04/2004 by robbiedog
The Toshiba SD-22VB is a great DVD/VCR Combi once you get used to the complicated recording set up. The problem is that it keeps switching itself off when you have gone to bed. It seems it can't comprehend the concept of recording through to a new day. The DVD failed after half a dozen films and the engineer who came to mend the thing advised that the laser is "done". Apparently a known fault acknowledged by Toshiba, but it will cost £75 to get exchange - Some customer service? I am very... (read more)
Written on: 01/05/2003 by Mike Paterson (3 reviews written)
This is one lovely machine....
Straight out of the box connect it to the satellite box and TV, switch on and away you go - fully auto channelized and clock updated.
Note:- the clock remains updated throughout use.
The VCS records and plays beautifully - I have some very old tapes that on other machines they record quite badly, but put these tapes in the Tosh and you would not believe what you see or hear (crystal clear).
Providing you can find a tv program that offers Programme Delivery... (read more)
Written on: 18/02/2003 by Stephan.
It's fairly high spec for the money. I got mine from comet store £199. It was cheaper in the store than on-line. It is reasonably easy to use. I got it yesterday, so far the quality seems good. When I got it home I realised it is bigger than it looked in the store. The remote uses Black and orange letters. The orange ones are real hard to read and my eye sight is good. For me, this is the best Combination unit for the money. If there was any doubt then that would be getting two separate... (read more)