DVD-player reviews

DVD-player Aiwa XD-AX10

Traditionally decorated front panel seems perfectly balanced thanks to favorable location and transport luminescent display. Not the most elegant device, but one of the most rigorous study designs, which should please fans of classical forms. Minimum set of connectors, so an S-video output only...
DVD-player Arcam DV137

Arcam DV137 - the first universal player in the lineup of the British company A & R Cambridge, and touring with a capital letter, with extensive format support (make yourself by looking at the table playable media). The machine used the most advanced to date digital technology: the processor core is...
DVD-player Arcam DV88 Plus

Rapid technological progress has the downside. Purchased today digital equipment headily stales morally. If the question is, for example, about cheap budget DVD player, the trouble is not great. But if it is a top model, which was cost more than $1000? What a shame. Such player can still work perfectly...
DVD-player Cambridge Audio Sonata DV30

If your family is particularly strong "wife factor", ie better half opposes acquisition technique as that, they say, does not fit into the interior, this player has a real chance of winning. Since his body is almost twice less than the standard, and this creates the impression of a woman that she did...
DVD-player Denon DVD-1400

This is an interesting combination of rationality and luxury. There are no any frills and prettiness on the metallic front panel of DVD-player Denon DVD-1400. Large buttons with clear symbols instantly form for the user into two operational zones - playback control and selection of menu options. Only...
DVD-player Denon DVD-3930

Denon once did a great job on improving digital sound reproducing equipment, so an unusually extensive range of sources - five CD-player, six universal and a couple of sets of class High End - not surprising. This time we will test DVD-3930, which is able to meet all the parameters, not only the most...
DVD-player Harman/Kardon DVD 1

Designers Harman/Kardon always manages to stand firm and recognizable style to any equipment. No exception and attractive originality DVD 1 - the first DVD-player firm. Model in the American market is popular, but at the time of testing bio already known that the company has prepared a new pair. Deserves...
DVD-player Harman/Kardon DVD 25

On a strict front panel of polished plastic look great gray-golden disc tray and stylish key Eject. Miniature control buttons are illuminated lettering; "Spacious" display is characterized by a wide viewing angle. Facilitates initial setup menu system with colorful illuminations. In addition to standard...
DVD-player JVC XV-S42

New universal model, which the company produces three models of external design, and traditionally each under its own brand, features simple, elegant design. With a height of only 68 mm developers limited to a minimum set of controls and display panel, giving all the console. Possible functions are numerous,...
DVD-player Kenwood DVF-3060

Classic, not wishing to look outdated ... And indeed, why reinvent the wheel when you can use solutions, time-tested. As a result, the front panel does not look any empty or overloaded, large buttons, which allowed them to put on a clearly marked. Transport ignores the button Open/Close quickly, however...
DVD-player Luxman DVA-250

Design. Here is an inexpensive DVD-player Luxman DVA-250. Its Achilles heel is the lack of HDMI. This can hardly be justified only by cost - much cheaper models are equipped with such interface. Video-DAC 12 bit works on not the highest height (108 MHz), however six audio DACs are not worse than in competitors...
DVD-player Marantz DV-12S2

This player is the company Marantz unit as "premium" class. And it looks good value for money. But even if we put aside all the enthusiasm for design front panel and elegant gilt buttons on the remote control, you still can not help but admire how every detail is made DV-12S2: microscopic gaps under...
DVD-player Marantz DV4610

Marantz's products have always been the personification of the strict elegance. Who could forget, for example, a designer gem like casing of brushed aluminum color "champagne"? However, Marantz products stands out not only "clothes" - it has long deserved reputation audio top class having the proper...
DVD-player Marantz DV6001

Generational difference manifested, in particular, the fact that there DV3002 audiophile option to disable the video path when playing music CDs, and at much more expensive DV6001 it is not. However, as we have already managed to make a little bit earlier, with proper design of the machine constantly...
DVD-player Marantz DV6500

By the appearance of the device developers came up thoroughly. The front panel is made of metal, in the back - plated RCA-connectors, not only audio and video outputs, but firm control bus Marantz D.Bus. Cabinet depth is small, but the height is close to the record on the test, that certainly gives the...
DVD-player McIntosh MVP861

Can discuss any number or condemn design McIntosh, but ... the best Swiss watches also not very much has changed in the last hundred years. Here there is a charisma, and inimitable style, and something oligarchic - say, the rest is not given to understand or feel. The photograph is not able to convey...
DVD-player NAD T514

Characteristic appearance and color of the housing. No outside illumination - all strictly and conservatively. Qualitative legs with rubber "feet". Very large and comfortable because corporate control DVD-6 - will highlight special strips on the edges, allowing the remote to put on the table "face"...
DVD-player NAD T515

Model T515 is, in essence, the successor to two earlier - T514 and T524. They are very similar in their formal specifications, but are somewhat different element base, which is reflected, in particular, that at T514 no support for DivX and DVD-Audio, and T524 plays these formats, but it does not output...
DVD-player NAD T517

New DVD-player NAD T517 refers to the technology that is acquired for a long time, without the intention to look after themselves after a while something else. The device is relatively inexpensive, at least in the current lineup of DVD-players NAD is the most affordable model. In this brand reputation...
DVD-player NAD T524

Model T514 enjoyed good success with followers of the brand, and when she did a bit outdated (in particular, became popular support DivX), the designers did not make a fuss, and published a new model, which is like two peas similar to the old, and they are sold in parallel - not all because of the swing...
DVD-player NAD T532

NAD T532 machine creators relied on solutions, tested by time. Plastic front panel with rounded edges is made in the traditional style of NAD. The location and shape of the tray, display and controls - classic. It is commendable that the front elevation can choose not only the playback speed, but the...
DVD-player NAD T535

The first thing you notice - high quality performance. The front panel is made of plastic, but it evokes a feeling of strength and solidity - in the same way as the traditional NAD remote control - large, uhvatisty with powerful rubber buttons that will not be the demolition of many years. The full-size...
DVD-player NAD T585

NAD Electronics often wins the competition with quality/price ratio. We'll see, will not be there except for this versatile player. Just over a year since its inception, he managed to gather a lot of positive reviews in the trade press. Good chance it in our test - that universal T585 has an affordable...
DVD-player Naim DVD 5

Commitment to the British Naim selected once design line surprises me still. You ever seen a DVD-player, which has only four buttons, four LEDs and basic five-digit display? He is one such - DVD 5. Do not think that I am hostile to this simplicity. Not at all - in the company's "eye" Naim and touching...
DVD-player Onkyo DV-SP501

On the metal front panel DVD-player Onkyo DV-SP501 derived controls all, without exception, functions until the initial installation - immaculate solution in terms of ergonomics and embodied in an excellent design. Screen menu system very clearly, moreover, provided with an explanation of each option...
DVD-player Onkyo DV-SP503E

Japanese company Onkyo traditionally not interested in consumer goods. Externally, the device is made without the pretentiousness that should please practical buyers. However, the decision not to equip this is still quite expensive apparatus HDMI interface does not seem indisputable. But any analog video...
DVD-player Panasonic DVD-S25

At first glance, it seems insufficient equipment of the machine - it is not equipped SCART'om not provide signals S-Video and RGB, transcodes NTSC-PAL signal only 60, thereby preventing the copying to the PAL-VCR movies, digitized color in the American system. But closer examination it turns out that...
DVD-player Panasonic DVD-S47

The front panel is as original as it is ergonomic. Control keys are issued in advance, so the unit can be positioned at any height - on usability is not affected. Design. Follower of novelty must draw DVD-trucks last generation (working quickly and confidently); Owner also alerted the absence of...
DVD-player Parasound D200

Recently appeared Parasound components of the new series of Halo, the hallmark of which are eye-catching design and advanced circuitry. But do not miss your attention and components of the "classic" series. In fact they are a quarter-century ago brought us from San Francisco worldwide fame. Player...
DVD-player Parasound Halo D3

The Halo series in the production program of the American Parasound appeared relatively recently, but has already managed to gain a lot of good reviews both for design and for the functionality. Halo D3 universal player has advanced capabilities to connect to the system: at the device has HDMI, multi-channel...
DVD-player Philips DVD 711

The closest relative of the black player DVD 951 and DVD 711 differs from it is minimal. First, what is visible from the outside: body color is not silver, and there is no adjustable headphones output. Inside - a digital audio decoder is excluded and is not provided in conjunction with other equipment...
DVD-player Philips DVP9000S

A panel of brushed aluminum, refined symmetrical design, lighting and tray key point display - all attracts attention. However, in the pursuit of external beauty is not without casualties: small inscription on the same buttons and a tiny display can not be called top convenience. At the rear there is...
DVD-player Pioneer DV-470-S

Classic front panel with proprietary top facet and round control buttons attached unit similar to CD-player class Hi-Fi. On the back wall, in addition to a full set of analog video outputs (not just VGA-connector) - Two stereo output. It's convenient: one output can be used to connect to analog AV-receiver...
DVD-player Pioneer DV-535

This Pioneer player can be regarded as an example to simplify the model by simply subtracting the digital audio decoder. Everything else remains the same as its big brother, DV-635D, including even the two levels of the setup menu (basic and "experts") and the same remote control. Note that it also has...
DVD-player Pioneer DV-545

Player is representative of a new ultra-slim series firm: its height is only 55 mm. There task was to make a set of two blocks (the player and receiver) for home theater thinner model AV-receiver, with what success and managed, making AV-receiver VSX-S300 is the same height and the same design. ...
DVD-player Pioneer DV-565A

Thin, with a distinctive edge along the front, which makes silver "face" gracefully gleaming, a minimum of buttons - that's what guise appears DV-565A. But most pleased elongated display, which shows the mode multi-channel audio decoder, there is an indicator of progressive scan, and all the numbers...
DVD-player Pioneer DV-585A-K

This model is a modification of the proven machine with index DV-575, it is not surprising that the changes are mostly decorative in nature, for example, the display is shifted to the right, and control buttons - left. The cabinet has fallen below 5 mm, lost some weight and almost 3 cm in depth. Connectors...
DVD-player Pioneer DV-668AV

Business-class player, radically different design from budget "machines". Developers seek to attract potential buyers solid construction, suggesting the idea that the voluminous and massive body, its powerful power supply and high quality components. As a result, DVD-player received a striking similarity...
DVD-player Pioneer DV-696AV

Lineup Pioneer DVD-player limit impressively demonstrates the trend that we pointed out three years ago and which reached its peak right now. DV-696AV - the second model from above, but from the top-end DV-989AVi separates it irresistible for many of the abyss - the difference in the price of 4 - 5-fold...
DVD-player Pioneer DV-868AVi

At first glance, the "flagship" model is indistinguishable from the more modest costs fellow: front panel has the same wide chamfer at the top, the same controls. A keen eye will notice some differences: Standby mode indicator on the power button and the LED indicating that the activation of tires i.Link....
DVD-player Pioneer DV-989AVi

Design. Before us Pioneer DV-989AVi - a very serious machine. It occupies the top position in the line of eminent manufacturer and therefore would have to be equipped with "eyeballs". Indeed, 14-bit video TsAP'ami can boast no more of the test participants. Also, is there a proprietary system VQE9, improves...
DVD-player Primare DVD30

In addition to design this unit is notable features. Firstly, it is universal and plays not only audiophile SA-CD and DVD-Audio, but also publicly favorite mp3. Secondly, DVD30 allows you to connect to the system as a means of standard digital and analog outputs, as well as for balanced lines - there...
DVD-player Rotel RDV-1093

Early models of DVD-players Rotel, with good performance and a standard set of features that were quite expensive, so are primarily of interest to those wishing to create a single-brand home theater system. But with the release model RDV-1092, created exclusively by its own forces, the situation has...
DVD-player Sherwood SD-871

Solid shell thickness not only inspires respect to the product, but also gives certain advantages to designers in the layout of the device - there is no need to stamp firmly components, creating the risk of interference and mutual influence. For the player who claims to quality playback formats DVD-Audio...
DVD-player Sony DVP-NS305

The front panel design is worthy of appreciation. Key Open/Close is located exactly in the middle, and the transport and display as if it continued occupying almost the entire length of the sloped forward pad. For overlay handed power button (on the left), which is balanced by the pressure regulator...
DVD-player Sony DVP-NS905V/S

The player compared to the previous model series QS slightly shifted accents. DVP-NS905 became sleeker, but as a result - something has disappeared. However, clearly secondary disappeared. Headphone output, for example, or reducing to 40 the number of disks on which you can function RESUME. But among...
DVD-player Tangent DVD-200

When I see any device with a large round pen, feel an irresistible desire to undertake it and twist. Apparently, the creators of such technology Tangent addiction too familiar, as is all separate components of this luxury brand are exactly the knob on the center front panel. Even CD-player CDP-100 and...
DVD-player TEAC DV-3500

Mirror inset on the front panel for devices TEAC company is very unusual, but other manufacturers use such a design solution quite often. Set of buttons on the front of the DVD player TEAC DV-3500 - the minimum, however, better not to use them at all, so as not to contaminate the box. In the algorithm...
DVD-player Toshiba SD-130E

Laconic lines concave front panel gives completeness convex pad, part of which serves as a screen for fluorescent display. He sunk quite deep, so that the angle of its review small. Fitted with a player to a minimum - there is not only internal decoders, but these seem to be the usual things like...
DVD-player Toshiba SD-530E

Lessons on the concave front panel buttons control most functions do not want to touch - for fear of contaminating the mirror insert which serves as a window for luminescent display. Last deeply recessed, so it has a limited viewing angle. When you first turn DVD-player Toshiba SD-530E offers simplified...
DVD-player Yamaha DVD-S2700

By modern standards DVD-S2700 - almost a rarity. Sales of this player, who has long been crowned ruler theater components Yamaha, began in late 2006. This is a typical universal supporting media DVD/CD/SACD, fully adapted to multi-channel systems and endowed with all possible video outputs, composite...
DVD-player Yamaha DVD-S830

Corporate titanium color body is in harmony with the traditional amber display - it is informative, easy to read his testimony. Metal panel DVD- player Yamaha DVD-S830 low height looks elegant as not overloaded controls. Initial installation is available in two versions: simplified (the device itself...