Out of 19 Ratings

Owner's of the Sony DVD Recorder VRD-MC5 gave it a score of 4.1 out of 5. Here's how the scores stacked up:
  • Reliability

    4.15 out of 5
  • Durability

    4.17 out of 5
  • Maintenance

    4.11 out of 5
  • Performance

    4.1 out of 5
  • Ease of Use

    4.06 out of 5
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Dubbing From a Handycam
(DV/D8) or
DV digital video camera
When a Handycam
(DV/D8) or DV digital video camera is connected to the
DVDirect via a DV (i.LINK) cable, you can select Full or Manual Dubbing.
1 Press the 1 (power) button to turn on the DVDirect, and insert a
disc (page 19).
The DVDirect starts reading the inserted disc.
You can also operate from the “Menu” display to record video.
Press the RETURN button to display the “Menu,” and select “Video , DVD.”
Then select “DV” in the input selection screen.
2 Turn on the camcorder, and set it to playback mode.
For most camcorders, switch the power/mode button to playback, PLAY/
EDIT or VTR mode to play video or perform recording. For details, refer
to the operating instructions for your camcorder.
3 Connect the camcorder to the DVDirect.
Connect the camcorder’s DV connector to the DVDirect’s DV IN
connector using a DV (i.LINK) cable (not supplied).
Before selecting a dubbing mode…
DV (i.LINK) cable (not supplied)