DVD players are becoming less expensive to buy and are being found in more and more homes. Video rental stores have predominantly, if not all DVDs rather than videos making it almost impossible not to have a DVD player in your home if you like to watch movies. If you are currently using a VCR rather than a DVD player then purchasing a DVD player can be a difficult transition. What do you do with all your VHS tapes and Where are you going to fit your new DVD player in your entertainment center? A good alternative can be to purchase a DVD/VCR combo. While there are several very expensive models it is possible to get a quality DVD/VCR combo for under $150. Here are a few of the top DVD/VCR combos under $150.
Sony DVD/VCR Combo
This DVD/VCR combo by Sony features a progressive scan DVD player that will allow you to watch your DVD at the best it can be. The DVD/VCR Combo is designed s you can effortlessly copy your DVDs to tape using the machine just as you would be able to do connecting two VCRs. This particular model will play DVDs and CDs from the store as well as burned DVDs from your computer, as well as VCDs, JPEGs and MP3s. this particular DVD/VCR combo usually runs around $125.
Toshiba DVD/VCR Combo
Have you always had trouble setting the clock on your VCR? This VC/DVD combo by Toshiba sets the clock on the VCR itself, which in my opinion is a pretty great feature to have. This DVD player is also progressive scan like the Sony model and will allow you to play a CD with your picture on your television. Parents will love using the parental controls on the DVD player making it so you can restrict the ratings on the movies your children are allowed to watch while you are not there. The VCR also has a commercial skip button making it easy to advance through your recorded television program commercials without missing your show. The Toshiba DVD/VCR combo typically tells for around $100.
Samsung DVD/VCR Combo
This DVD/VCR combo by Samsung offers the ability to output 1080i video. This means if you have an GD television you have the potential of watching high definition video from your DVD/VCR combo. This combo also has a progressive scan DVD player and will play back burned DVD and CDs. This DVD player will also play back DivX files, which the other two DVD players do not. This DVD/VCR combo can provide you and your family with superior video quality at an affordable price. This combo by Samsung typically sells for around $140.