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Denon DVD 1720

Denon DVD 1720
alaScore 79

23 reviews

Jul, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 23 reviews of Denon DVD 1720. The average rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average rating of 3.8/5 for other DVD Players for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other DVD Players the Denon DVD 1720 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 79/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 6 user reviews of Denon DVD 1720 from The average user rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.6/5 for other DVD Players on

67% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: DENON DVD1720DVD Home Theater DVD PlayerDENON DVD1720DVD Home Theater DVD Player

Jul, 2018

Expert review by : staff (

Denon DVD-1720 review


Has anything survived Denon's quest for a low price?

Aug, 2007

Expert review by : Alex Kidman (

Denon DVD-1720


Denon's DVD-1720 is a simple to use progressive scan DVD player with DivX support, but little else to get really excited about.

Simple layout ; Quiet loading DVD tray ; Supports DivX, MP3 and WMA ; Supports DVD rewriteables

Slow playback of some DivX files

Sep, 2005

Consumer review (

Denon DVD-1720 - (DVD Players)

Dec, 2008

Consumer review (

"Great foe the price"


All the features you need

No HDMI, this years 1730 has HDMI

Aug, 2006

Consumer review (

"Great foe the price"


Great foe the price

All the features you need

No HDMI, this years 1730 has HDMI

Aug, 2006

Consumer review (

"Definite improvement over "cheap" players"


Having owned Denon gear before (and having a Grundig TV with SCART inputs) I decided to pick up a DVD1720. I'm no AV expert, but the jump in picture quality, especially in picture sharpness and colour accuracy was obvious straight away over my good but...

Jan, 2006

Product Specifications

Easy-to-use with a straightforward design and circuitry, the DVD-1720 delivers crystal-clear, colorful images and audio from all your DVDs and CDs. It is also capable of playing MP3, WMA and digital picture CDs (JPEG, Kodak, and FujiFilm). With the Virtual Surround Sound technology, the DVD-1720 delivers an enveloping surround sound experience for your movies and music with just two speakers.

Audio System

Sound Output Mode:Stereo
Surround Sound Effects:Virtual Surround Mode

CE System

Parental Lock: Yes

Dimensions & Weight


Display (Projector)



Form Factor:Tabletop
Media Load Type:Tray
Media Type:CD / CD-R / CD-RW / DVD / DVD-R / DVD-RW / DVD+R / DVD+RW / Fujicolor CD / Kodak Picture CD/CD / CD-R / CD-RW / DVD / DVD-R / DVD-RW / Kodak Picture CD
Search Speed:100x / 20x / 2x / 50x / 8x
Supported Digital Audio Standards:MP3 / WMA
Type:DVD player

DVD Features

Picture Zoom: Yes
Picture Zoom Power:2x / 4x


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Denon DVD

Video Output

Analog Video Format:NTSC
Analog Video Signal:Component video / Composite video / S-Video