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Panasonic DVD-S48

Panasonic DVD-S48
alaScore 82

63 reviews

Jan, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 63 reviews of Panasonic DVD-S48. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 3.8/5 for other DVD Players for all reviews. Reviewers really like the design and size. The price and usability are also appreciated, but views are divided on the reliability.

usability, price, size, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other DVD Players the Panasonic DVD-S48 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 10 user reviews of Panasonic DVD-S48 from The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other DVD Players on People really like the size. The price is also mentioned favorably, but there are some negative opinions about the reliability.

usability, price, size


80% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Panasonic DVD-S48EB-K Multi Format Playback DVD Player with USBPanasonic DVD-S48EB-K Multi Format Playback DVD Player with USB

Jan, 2017

Consumer review by: Scott E. (

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Lot's of unsupported formats.

Jun, 2011

Consumer review by: clandfried3 (

hunk of junk


bought this for my daughters bedroom. was able to hook it all up real easy, but after that it all went downhill. Slow to start up, and even slower to start the movie. took forever to finally get the movie to come on, slow like as in 7 minutes. it will...

Mar, 2012

Consumer review by: ASourdough4 (

Panasonic DVD / CD Player DVD-S48 - All Region, PAL & NTSC Compatible


Panasonic DVD/CD Player DVD S68 This Unit can display DVD-Video Media with Region Numbers 1 or All (Zero). It also enables users to view NTSC or PAL (European) system technology content. The user manual provided contains instructions for two ...

Versatile, intuitive throughout the menus and features. Good Quality Video and Audio

The remote and buttons are too small, easily misplaced

Sep, 2011

Consumer review by: Trevor (

Panasonic DVD-S48


Just wanted a basic no frills product but from a well known producer. Panasonic got this just right. Can1t fault it.

No bad points.

Feb, 2012

Consumer review by: Kath (

Panasonic DVD-S48


Very slim, looks good, matches the TV, easy to use, great picture and sound quality. Great value for the price paid.

Jan, 2012

Consumer review by: davie (

Panasonic DVD-S48


good picture quality

the least touch on the cd drawer & it closes

Dec, 2011

Consumer review by: Karen (

Panasonic DVD-S48


Easy to use, fits in well, doesnt take up a lot of space.

Dec, 2011

Consumer review by: Anne (

Panasonic DVD-S48


Simple to use

Dec, 2011

Consumer review by: mark (

Panasonic DVD-S48


sleek,well design overall good product at a very reasonable price

Dec, 2011

Consumer review by: Janet (

Panasonic DVD-S48


Great, easy to use and value for money relapcement

none as yet

Dec, 2011

Product Specifications


BD Live: No
DLNA certified: No
DVB-T2: No
Electronic Program Guide (EPG): No
IPTV (Internet Protocol Television): No
Media Player:Audio/Video
Progressive Scan: Yes
Show View: No
Video-on-Demand (VoD): No
Web Content Access: No


CI Plus: No
DVI Interface: No
Ethernet: No
Firewire IEEE-1394 Interface: No
Type of Memory Stick Interface : No
Type of SD Card Interface : No
USB Interface: Yes
W-LAN Connection: No
WiFi Connectivity: No

General Features

1080p Upscaling: No
3D: No
4K Passthrough / Upscaling: No
4K Upscaling: No
DVD Player / Recorder:DVD Player
Integrated VCR: No
Static / Portable:Static
Table / Portable:Table


Blu-ray Playback: No
DivX Playback: Yes
DVD Audio Playback: No
DVD-R Playback: Yes
DVD-RAM Playback: No
DVD-RW Playback: Yes
DVD+R Playback: Yes
DVD+RW Playback: Yes
HD-DVD Playback: No
PC Streaming: No
Super Audio CD Playback: No
Super Video CD / Video CD Playback: Yes


Blu-ray Recording: No
Double Layer Recording:Not Applicable
DVD-R Recording: No
DVD-RAM Recording: No
DVD-RW Recording: No
DVD+R Recording: No
DVD+RW Recording: No
HD-DVD Recording: No
MP3 Encoding: Yes
MPEG4 Recording: No
USB Recording: No


DTS Decoder: No
Real Dolby:Dolby Digital