The Good FireWire and component-video inputs; progressive-scan output; thumbnail menu creation; records motion well.
The Bad Unfriendly remote; posterization artifacts.
The Bottom Line Though a bit pricey, the DVDR985 is an attractive choice, thanks to its strong features and component-video input.
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