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Yamaha DVD-S1700B

Yamaha DVD-S1700B
alaAverage 3.7

5 reviews

May, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 5 reviews of Yamaha DVD-S1700B. The average rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average rating of 3.7/5 for other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) for all reviews.

On average, users rate this product 73/100.

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Expert review by : Ella Morton (

Yamaha DVD-S1700B


Yamaha is ignoring the high-def DVD scuffle, choosing to release two HDMI DVD players capable of displaying resolutions up to 1080p.

Outlook Yamaha's HDMI players offer a good compromise for those who want high-quality audio and video but see no end in sight to the next-gen DVD war. With upscaling, DivX certification and compatibility with multiple disc formats, these models won't...

Oct, 2006

Consumer review (

Yamaha DVD-S1700B


It actually DOES have an optical out. In fact, it has pretty much every type of connection.

Very versatile with formats and connections, fantastic playback and more options than most will use. Is especially brilliant when interfaced with a matching high end Yamaha reciever. Nearly future proof. However

Not Blu-ray or HD DVD, so not future proof, maybe too many options for some, and it seems almost snobby and unforgiving to me; mine only likes near brand new dvd's and doesn't like playing old or burnt ones as well as cheaper models. I expected better...

Feb, 2008

Consumer review (

Yamaha DVD-S1700B


A great buy. Happy I got it

Range of formats & media offers great flexibility. Image & audio v.good for this price. Remote is well structured - enough buttons to do what is needed, but not so many you lose track

Wish it had an optical audio out. Manual is too brief given machines capabilities

Sep, 2007

Consumer review (

Yamaha DVD-S1700B


Very good machine, abel to play just about anything you throw at it and with HDMI/upscaling capabilities.

Value for money, multi connected and funtional and multi region (PAL/NTSC) capability

Not audiophile quality for cd's

Jun, 2007

Consumer review (

Yamaha DVD-S1700B


it is unbelievable that this is not region free

Jun, 2007

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