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Panasonic DVD-RV20

Panasonic DVD-RV20
alaScore 67

38 reviews

Apr, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 38 reviews from magazines and websites.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other DVD Players the Panasonic DVD-RV20 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 67/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 38 reviews)

1 expert reviews

User Reviews  

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Panasonic DVD-RV20

 

I jumped on this model the moment It was released in our area 2 maybe 3 years ago. I paid a premium price of $300. Now you can get twice the features for less than half the money. I will say it has been a most excellent player. It has held up quite...

Durable, great picture and sound.

Not up to snuff with the newer models.

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Easy to Operate

 

Since we were in the market for a new big screen TV, I felt that it would be nice to join the 21st century and get a DVD player to accompany it. I did some shopping around, looking for a basic set at a good price. I didn't want a multi-disk unit, and...

Easy to operate

Haven't found any yet.

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Easy to Operate

 

Easy to operate

Haven't found any yet.

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Nice for the price

 

Great Picture and Sound

No Component Video Output, No CDR Support for VCD's

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Nice for the price

 

I purchased this DVD player in January, it is a pretty nice unit for the affordability factor. Occasionally DVD's Skip, but that is as much because they are rentals as anything. Anything I own, hasn't skipped yet. My only real complaint about this...

Great Picture and Sound

No Component Video Output, No CDR Support for VCD's

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Panasonic DVD-RV20 DVD Player

 

Nice looks, excellent video and audio quality, Panasonic's reliability, good remote

No component video out, no zoom

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Great Bargain = Panasonic DVD-RV20

 

Great bargain (price!), quality brand, chapter preview, QuickStart

Basic features (but its more than you would expect for 200 bucks)

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Great Bargain = Panasonic DVD-RV20

 

First off..the best aspect of this reliable DVD player by Panasonic; it only costs $200.

Great bargain (price!), quality brand, chapter preview, QuickStart

Basic features (but its more than you would expect for 200 bucks)

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view from an experienced user

 

I bought this player as a basic competent standard product from a reputable manufacturer. It has not disappointed me. The picture and sound quality is as good as you would expect from such a player, and while the DVDphile might complain about minor...

quick change-over between layers, almost unnoticeable

cannot play burned audio CDs or burned VCDs

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view from an experienced user

 

quick change-over between layers, almost unnoticeable

cannot play burned audio CDs or burned VCDs

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Product Specifications

It's a digital world. A world where sound surrounds you and pictures dazzled the imagination. It's a world where the excitement of the movies is captured and brought to life on a simple five-inch disc - the size of a CD. Welcome to the incredible world of DVD. As a leader in digital technology, Panasonic made possible and forever changed the face of home theater. Panasonic has packed big-screen excitement into the world's smallest and lightest DVD player. Come and experience the ultimate in home theatre entertainment. The Panasonic DVD-RV20 DVD Player has a 10-bit video D/A converter for amazing picture quality and a 96kHz/24-bit audio D/A converter for outstanding sound quality. Its still picture display freezes an image to allow for precise picture quality adjustments. Enjoy the frame advance (forward and reverse) for incredible control. Its optical output for DTS and Dolby Digital Surround Sound allows for amazing home theater sound quality and its advanced V.S.S. allows for a remarkable surround sound effect even while only using the front two speakers. The dialogue enhancer makes the dialog channel clearly audible over the other sound channels and the chapter preview feature helps to refresh your memory of a movie by showing you the first 3 seconds of each previously viewed chapter. Chapter Preview helps to refresh your memory of a movie by showing you the first 3 seconds of each previously viewed chapter. Hi-Speed Smooth Motion Scan provides 5 speeds up to x100 and allows crystal clear scan quality while locating desired locations on a disc.

Audio System

Sound Output Mode:Hi-Fi stereo/Stereo
Surround Sound Effects:Advanced Virtual Surround Sound (V.S.S.)

CE System

Parental Lock: Yes

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:10.6in/10.8in
Height:3.2in/3.4in
Weight:6.4lbs
Width:16.9in

Display (Projector)

Type:None.

DVD

Form Factor:Tabletop
Media Load Type:Tray
Media Type:CD / DVD / Video CD
Search Speed:100x/Up to 100x
Type:DVD player

Header

Localization:English
Manufacturer:Panasonic
Model:RV20
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Panasonic DVD

Miscellaneous

Color:Black

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty
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