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Philips DVP5900

Philips DVP5900
alaScore 75

37 reviews

Oct, 2016

alaTest has collected and analyzed 37 reviews of Philips DVP5900. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 3.8/5 for other DVD Players for all reviews. People are impressed by the reliability and usability. The design and price also get good feedback, but there are some negative comments about the size.

price, design, usability, reliability


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other DVD Players the Philips DVP5900 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 75/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 28 user reviews of Philips DVP5900 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 Views about the usability and reliability are on the whole positive, whereas many are negative about the size and price.

reliability, usability

design, price, size

96% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Philips DVP5900/05 DivX Multi-region Capable DVD Player with HDMIPhilips DVP5900/05 DivX Multi-region Capable DVD Player with HDMI

Oct, 2016

Consumer review by: NUNERRTURW3 (

Philips DVP5900


S-Video output. The bottom line: The Philips DVP5960/37 HDMI-upscaling DVD player is an excellent choice for budget-conscious HDTV owners and multimedia aficionados, and its DivX playback is a nice bonus. Pros: Good picture, Divx playback, USB port...



Jan, 2009

Consumer review by: atsie (

"Ma Dvd Player"


My sister bought this philips before she went to another city and leave it to me so I am the one who's using it right now and It is really useful for me because I watch movies everyday.Well,Movie addict in short. The thing I love about this product is...

Good product


Sep, 2008

Consumer review by: minxy (

Lovely DVD player


This Philips DVP5900/05 HDMI DVD player is fantastic. It works beautifully, has so many functions and features: plays movies from ...

May, 2009

Consumer review by: UK Guest (

Excellent HDMI Capable Upscaling DVD Player


This Philips DVP5900/05 DivX DVD Player with HDMI is very similar in looks, specification and even the menus to the cheaper Toshib...

Jan, 2006

Product Specifications

Be impressed with this Philips DVD player with HDMI digital video and audio connection. Step into another home entertainment arena as you immerse yourself with High Definition video (720p / 1080i). PRODUCT FEATURES: HDMI out for digital high-definition video and digital audio; Video Upscaling for improved resolution of up to 1080i lines; Displays high definition pictures (JPEG) in true resolution; Progressive Scan for razor-sharp and flicker free images; 192kHz/24-bit audio DAC delivers high-quality audio.

Audio System

Sound Output Mode:Stereo

CE System

Parental Lock: Yes


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


Display (Projector)



Form Factor:Tabletop
Media Load Type:Tray
Media Type:CD / CD-R / CD-RW / DivX / DVD / DVD-R / DVD-RW / DVD+R / DVD+RW / SVCD / Video CD
Search Speed:20x / 2x / 4x / 8x
Supported Digital Audio Standards:MP3 / PCM / WMA
Type:DVD player

DVD Features

Picture Zoom: Yes

General Features

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


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Philips


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: No
MPEG4 Recording: No
USB Recording: No


DTS Decoder: No
Real Dolby:Dolby Digital