Find ratings and reviews for digital video recorders by checking technology news sites such as CNet.com and Engadget.com as well as consumer electronics retail sites such as BestBuy.com and Amazon.com, as of 2015. News sites typically features editorial ratings and official reviews of specific models of digital video recorders, while retail sites often contain customer reviews for the products.
CNet.com offers a section on its site that houses all of its articles regarding digital video recorders, with options to sort the entries according to the date of initial review, lowest sale price or highest editor rating. Each review focuses on a specific digital video recorder, including ratings from editors and users, and offers pricing options according to popular online retailers.
Engadget.com offers a reviews chart for all products on its site, including digital video recorders, which also features sorting options for factors such as popularity or score. Each entry on the site features an editorial rating out of 100 points and presents a summary list of the item's pros and cons according to the editorial staff.
BestBuy.com sells a variety of digital video records on its site and in its stores, with most products featuring customer reviews of actual purchases. The site collects its digital video recorders into a general category of streaming video and television reception devices. Reviews on Amazon.com are from both verified and unverified purchases and include both a qualitative and quantitative portion.