Best Answer

Hi, DVD Recorder records from Tv, other movies music etc...With DVD Burner you can actually make a DVD (like copy a movie or music )(You will need blank disc to do it)Hope this helps you Yes, that't right, a DVD burner can be a burner or a burning software which can help you to convert and burn movies and video files to DVDs so you could play them on DVD player.

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2009-04-21 11:09:29
This answer is:
User Avatar

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: What is the difference between a DVD recorder and a DVD burner?
Write your answer...
Related questions

Can you play a DVD RW disc recorded on a TV on a computer's DVD drive?

Yes. There is no difference that I know of between a DVD burned on a computer DVD burner and a DVD burned on a "tv" DVD burner.

What is the difference between a DVD-Rom and a DVD Burner?

DVD-Rom can play DVDs, a burner can play and copy DVDs. That's right, but what's more, a burner can be a DVD burner or a burning software which is able to convert and burn videos and movies to DVDs so you could play it on your DVD player.

What is the difference between a DVD super multi burner and a DVD super multi dual layer burner?

The dual layer burner supports DVD-DL discs, dual layer DVDs with just under 9GB of storage space.

Is there a difference between dual layer DVD writer and dual layer DVD burner?

The term writer and burner are synonymous when it comes to DVD and CD drives. They both transfer data from the computer and write or burn it to the optical disc.

What's the easiest way to convert VCR tapes into DVD's?

buy a recorder and a dvd burner for the tv

Why does your Roxio Easy CD and DVD creator show NO Recorder after inserting a blank disc?

No recorder means that it doesn't see a valid CD or DVD recorder hardware attached to the system. You may need to re-install the software or replace your burner.

How does an external DVD burner work?

An external DVD burner works essentially the same as an internal DVD burner, taking data from the computer and writing it onto a DVD disc. The main difference is that an external burner connects to the computer via a cable, typically through the USB port.

Why are there no DVD recorder VCR combos with a tuner available?

what is the difference between a vcr & dvd combo with out tuner & one with. as far as recording a show on a vhs tape?

Can you record a show from your DVR to a disc on your DVD player your DVD player is not a DVD recorder?

NO Not unless you have a recorder. The laser in a recorder burns the data onto the surface of the DVD. If you wish to transfer a video file from your Digital Video Recorder to a Disc, you must have a burner to do so. You may, however be able to transfer the data from your DVR to your computer using a cable. But not knowing your model, I cannot advise for sure.

You are thinking of buying a Dazzle capture card which is best and is there a difference between platinum and DVD recorder?

No mate, go for a EasyCap

Why DVD burner can't burn CD but can burn DVD?

because it is a DVD burner, not a CD burner

DVD Recorder ?

form_title= DVD Recorder form_header= Record movies with a DVD recorder. What is your budget for a DVD recorder?*= _ [50] Do you want a blu-ray recorder?*= () Yes () No What do you want to record?*= _ [50]

What is the difference between a CD and a DVD burner?

Combo é um Craved the CD com lei tor de DVD Ele grava Cd, mais não grava DVD apnea's lê.

What are alternatives to a VCR?

TVR, PVR, DVD Recorder, BluRay Recorder, HD DVD Recorder...

How do I know what format of blank DVD is compatible with my computer's DVD burner?

It will say DVD-R or DVD on your burner.

How do you copy a vcr tape to a DVD using your tv vcr and DVD player?

You can't, for one simple reason: a DVD player can only play DVDs, it cannot record them. In order to copy anything onto a DVD, you need a DVD burner (or recorder).

Can you convert CD burner into DVD burner?

No. The laser in a CD burner is too wide to write to a DVD properly.

Is a DVD burner software or hardware?

A DVD Burner is hardware. Software would be stated as a DVD Burning Program.

Can a DVD burner burn DVD-r but not DVD-rw?

A normal DVD burner should can burn both DVD-r and DVD-rw.

Can you record cable tv to DVD recorder?

It is possible to record cable TV to a DVD recorder. You do want to make sure you have a recorder and not just a DVD player.

How do you hook-up a DVR to a DVD recorder?

Run component cables (red,whit and yellow) from the DVR "video out" (yellow) to the "video in" of the DVD recorder. That will send the picture to the DVD recorder. If your DVR or DVD recorder does not have the yellow video out or in as described, use the "S video" out of the DVR to the "S video" in of the DVD recorder. The red and white jacks are for sound....out of the DVR to the audio in of the DVD recorder.

What is a DVD burner?

This is what a DVD Burner is. If you know what a DVD Movie is then this will make you want one. A DVD Burner is where you have movies (movies such as wmp, .mkv e.t.c) on your laptop or computer that has a DVD Buner (NOT A CD Burner). DVD Burners are used to BURN(no I dont mean to set Blank DVD+R/DVD-R on fire) movies onto a blank DVD that can be played on your DVD Player (yes a DVD player). If you want a DVD Burner I suggest you get yourself a Laptop that as a DVD Burner installed. If you want alot of movies on your burned DVD you'll need alot of space on that DVD. Most of the Bla

How do you directly record video files from a cam corder to a DVD using a DVD recorder?

You can connect your DVD recorder to your VCR and copy the sound and visual to a DVD, you could also use the camcorder connected to the DVD recorder.

Can you burn a DVD without a DVD burner?


How do you send in a video filmed on a digital camera to be entered for the America's Funniest Home Videos?

Connect the Digital camera to a DVD recorder and copy the tape to DVD. Send them the DVD copy. You can also use a computer if the computer has Audio/Video inputs and a DVD burner.