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Philips DVD-763SA

Philips DVD-763SA
alaScore 61

20 reviews

Jan, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 20 reviews of Philips DVD-763SA. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, 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 Philips DVD-763SA is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 61/100 = Good quality.

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This summary is based on the products: Philips DVD763SA Multi-Channel SACD/DVD PlayerPhilips DVD763SA Multi-Channel SACD/DVD Player

Jan, 2017

Consumer review by: compcond (

Audio is not super


Before I write anything there are a few things the reader of this review should know: I am an audiophile. I haven't even tried to watch a DVD on this thing yet. My office audio system is good; my home system is incredible and this player is totally...


Lousy audio performance, slow response to controls.

Oct, 2003

Consumer review by: rufus13 (

Philips DVD763SA DVD Player


The lowest cost player with anywhere near these features. co-ax & optical S/P-DIF outputs.

No headphone jack. Ignores Alesis ML-9600 ISO9660 CD-24 disks. Region-Free is a hack.

Oct, 2003

Consumer review by: rufus13 (

CD/SACD Player: Good AND Cheap, $111 delivered


They say that you want fast, cheap & good, but have to pick only two. I would say that Philips picked cheap and good, but let track access time slide. This player takes a few extra seconds to decide that the disk you put in is a CD/DVD/ISO9660, or...

The lowest cost player with anywhere near these features. co-ax & optical S/P-DIF outputs.

No headphone jack. Ignores Alesis ML-9600 ISO9660 CD-24 disks. Region-Free is a hack.

Oct, 2003

Consumer review by: tablewicked (

Low price not low quality.


The Philips DVD763SA SACD/DVD Player is a sleak and stylish DVD player with all of the bells and wistles. In the time that I have own this DVD player I have not hade a single problem with it, it always performs exclent. The remote that comes with it...

Good performance, and a cool styling


Jan, 2003

Product Specifications

Philips DVD763SA is a DVD-video/SACD player. It combines a nifty design and a high functionality with the comfort you need. DVD763SA plays DVD-Video, SACD, CD, CD-R/CD-RW, MP3-CD, VCD, and S-VCD and features SACD bass management for optimized bass response, Philips 3-D surround sound for real surround effect on stereo output, Cinemalink - one-touch home cinema control, and more. DVD763SA comes with two additional SCARTs (only in European version).

Audio System

Sound Output Mode:Surround Sound
Surround Sound Effects:TruSurround 3D Sound

CE System

Parental Lock: Yes


BD Live: No
DLNA certified: No
Electronic Program Guide (EPG): No
IPTV (Internet Protocol Television): No
Progressive Scan: No
Show View: No


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

Dimensions & Weight



Built-in Audio Decoders:Dolby Digital / DTS decoder
Form Factor:Tabletop
Media Load Type:Tray
Media Type:CD / CD-R / CD-RW / DVD / SACD / Video CD
Search Speed:32x / 4x / 8x
Supported Digital Audio Standards:MP3
Type:DVD player

DVD Features

Picture Zoom: Yes
Picture Zoom Power:1.33x / 2x / 4x

General Features

3D: No
DVD Player / Recorder:DVD Player
Integrated VCR: No
Static / Portable:Static
Table / Portable:Table


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Philips DVD




Blu-ray Playback: No
DivX Playback: No
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: Yes
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: No
MPEG4 Recording: No
USB Recording: No

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty


DTS Decoder: No
Real Dolby:Dolby Digital