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Philips DVP5900

Philips DVP5900
alaScore 76

36 reviews

Jul, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 36 reviews of Philips DVP5900. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 3.8/5 for other DVD Players for all reviews. Comments about the reliability and usability are overall positive. The design and price are also mentioned favorably. There are some less positive 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 76/100 = 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 Reviewers are impressed by the usability and reliability, but many are less positive 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

Jul, 2018

Consumer review (

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

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"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 (

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 (

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 D/A Converter (DAC):24-bit/192kHz
Audio decoders:Dolby Digital
Audio dynamic range DVD:94
Built-in audio decoders:Dolby Digital
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR):108

Audio System

Sound Output Mode:Stereo

CE System

Parental Lock: Yes

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

Energy Management

Power consumption (standby):3

File formats

Audio formats supported:MP3, PCM
Video compression format:MPEG1, MPEG2, MPEG4, XviD
Video formats supported:MPEG1,MPEG2,MPEG4,XviD


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Philips

Management Features

Handheld remote control: Yes

Other Features

Bit rate:32 - 256
Disc types supported:CD, DVD, DVD-R
I/O ports:HDMI out, analogue audio out, digital audio out, Video out
Power Requirements:100-240VAC, 50/60Hz

Packaging Data

Package dimensions (WxDxH):22.1 x 16.2 x 3.35
Package weight:7.72

Ports & interfaces

HDMI ports quantity:1


Power consumption (standby):3


Number of Discs:1
Number of disks:1
Number of optical discs:1


Progressive scan output: Yes
Video D/A Converter (DAC):10-bit/54MHz