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08-06-2002, 12:21 PM
Is there a DVD player that has progressive scan, dvd-a or sacd or both built and can do DD,DTS and MP3?
I was at CC last night and this search is getting pretty frustrating.
08-06-2002, 12:31 PM
Toshiba hasa new 4800 model out that does the following:
Super ColorStream® Pro Progressive Scan Component Video Outputs DVD-Video/VCD/CD/Video CD playback. DVD-R/CD-R/CD-RW Compatible playback
Onboard Dolby Digital® Decoding (6-Channel Output)
Coaxial and Optical TosLink® Digital Audio Output
MP3 Audio Compatibility
Dialogue Expansion (E.A.M.)
08-06-2002, 12:33 PM
Has Toshiba fixed the audio drop out and the chroma bug problems?
08-06-2002, 01:25 PM
i just bought a panasonic rp-91 and love it. does all the things that you were interested in. might be a bit pricy though, i got mine for $470. i think they just came out with a new model, the rp82 that is less expensive. you also might want to check out the denon dvd1600, that was the other one i was looking at.
08-06-2002, 01:56 PM
The new denon DVD-9000. Ahhhhhhhh. I nearly crapped my pants when reading about it. Then I saw the price and almost did it again.
I want to go hear that paired up with the 5803.
08-06-2002, 03:12 PM
Yamaha has one as well.....can't remember the model # right now....lists for 6 bills....
08-06-2002, 03:52 PM
is the DVD-C920 what you were referring to Nascarmann? that is a nice box! I think I can get away withh 600 or less on this purchase. The wife is starting to go ape**** though.
08-06-2002, 03:53 PM
The Apex Digital AD-7701 does everything you mentioned, but it currently has a problem that Apex is trying to figure out.
Sony's NS500V does it all except MP3s.
08-06-2002, 04:01 PM
Pioneer Elite DV-47a does all that you are looking for and more. CD-R, MP3, Etc. Check it out via the link below.
08-06-2002, 04:09 PM
is the DVD-C920 what you were referring to Nascarmann
Yeah......that or the DV-C6480
Pioneer Elite DV-47a does all that you are looking for and more. CD-R, MP3, Etc.
Yeah......the Yammie does all that also.....
08-06-2002, 05:33 PM
Check this one out! $1 starting bid, no reserve, auction ends with no bids!!!
08-06-2002, 05:40 PM
Seller ended the auction early.....
08-06-2002, 08:09 PM
Gotta love the Pioneer Elite dv47a.....I do.
08-06-2002, 08:29 PM
Pick up the Yamaha...It is super sweet. :)
08-08-2002, 11:35 PM
Just received my Sony 9000ES today! Ooooh La La on my Mits 65" HDTV!!!!
08-09-2002, 09:50 AM
It seems the yaamie has my vote so far... I'm still looking but I've searched out as many shops as possible and they don't carrie this stuff yet. I think I might waite till the Christmas timeframe for a price comparison.
Thanks for all the insight and I appreciate the posts! Keep on posten.
08-09-2002, 10:34 AM
If you go to kenwoodusa.com, you can get a promotional dvd for free that has info on their product line. That's not the good part lol. It also has a faroudja video test that I think is great for trying out progressive scan dvd players. It's a good way to see what players are doing good, plus I think it's a great way to see which players have realistic colors. You'd be surprised how bad some are.
Also, you can email me at email@example.com if you want to order the Yamaha. I can probably get you a decent price on it from the store I work at.
08-09-2002, 10:54 AM
Thank You very much Fireshoes, I'll probably be doing something in mid September so expect a ping. I'm taking the family home at the end of the month so thats the reason for the hold time.
08-11-2002, 01:19 AM
I understand your disire for one player to do it all but what do you want? MP3 is not a quality recording. SACD and DVDA are fine. DTS is outstanding. Progressive scan is needed for optimal viewing on a HDTV set. I agree with another post. Love the Sony DVP-S9000ES.
BTW I did hear good things about the Pioneer.
08-11-2002, 12:14 PM
I want the lesser Q stuff because of friends who are in a band also do recording.
Not only MP3 but all the cd recordings also...
My system does pretty well with music and I would like to help him listen to his mix. Its just a feature thing not a quality thing...Thats all???
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