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Philips PET 710

Philips PET 710
alaScore 73

58 reviews

Jan, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 58 reviews of Philips PET 710. The average rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average rating of 3.8/5 for other DVD Players for all reviews. Reviewers really like the size and reliability. The design and price also get good feedback.

usability, price, design, reliability, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other DVD Players the Philips PET 710 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 73/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Philips PET 710 from The average user rating for this product is 3.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other DVD Players on Reviewers really like the size and reliability. The usability and design are also mentioned favorably.

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100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

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Jan, 2017

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 47 user reviews of Philips PET 710 from The average user rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.6/5 for other DVD Players on People are impressed by the design and reliability. The price and usability are also mentioned favorably. Many are less positive about the size.

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77% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

Jan, 2017

Expert review by: Ross Catanzariti (

Philips PET710


The Philips PET710 is a compact portable DVD player that should appeal to people who travel frequently, but when it comes to the crunch, it's let down...

Relatively compact, good remote control, car holder

Below average sound and picture quality

The PET710 suffers from a lack of image and sound quality, although the car seat holder and the car charger adapter are handy for car travel.

Aug, 2005

Expert review by: Aalaap Ghag (

Philips PET710 Portable DVD Player


A coventional laptop-style portable DVD player that doesn't play DivX and takes more time to recharge than to actually play the movie.

Dec, 2005

Consumer review by: stoicblitzer (

great dvd player


i use it to watch movies in my car with my girlfriend. ;) sounds good with "Virtual Surround" feature. i do not really use the battery so i can't comment on battery life. plays my dvd-videos and music that i burn. it's a great buy but a bit pricey when...

light, very sturdy construction, 2 headphone jacks, plays just about everything, remote, car adapter, overall quality

battery protrudes from rear in strange way and hard to lock it in, price

Jun, 2006

Consumer review by: dougbritney (

Unless You Want to Waste Your Time & Money, Go On to the Next One


Bought the player as my first DVD portable player. Intermittent clacking noises occurred which I was initially concerned about but they came and went. They then got more pronounced. Once they became regular and ongoing, I called Philips to see if ...

None You would not otherwise see in any other model

Does not pick up where you left off in the Video. Major Shortcoming.

Jun, 2007

Consumer review by: arjuna725 (

Not Fair




Jan, 2007

Consumer review by: madams6 (

Oustanding value!


sturdy, great picture, long battery life


Feb, 2006

Product Specifications

Sit back, relax and immerse in movies on the go with the ultra cool and compact PET710 with 7-inch TFT LCD display. Enjoy your favorite DVD movies, savor your MP3-CD and CD music or playback your JPEG photos anytime, anyplace.

Audio System

Sound Output Mode:Stereo


Run Time (Up To):2.5hour(s)


BD Live: No
DLNA certified: No
Electronic Program Guide (EPG): No
IPTV (Internet Protocol Television): No
Progressive Scan: No
Show View: No
Video-on-Demand (VoD): No
Web Content Access: 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: No
W-LAN Connection: No
WiFi Connectivity: No

Dimensions & Weight


Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:7in
Diagonal Size (metric):17.8cm
Type:LCD display


Form Factor:Portable
Media Load Type:Top-load
Media Type:CD / CD-R / CD-RW / DVD / DVD+R / DVD+RW / SVCD / Video CD/CD / CD-R / CD-RW / DVD / DVD+R / DVD+RW / Video CD
Search Speed:16x / 2x / 32x / 4x / 8x
Supported Digital Audio Standards:MP3
Type:DVD player

DVD Features

Picture Zoom: Yes
Picture Zoom Power:2x / 3x / 4x

General Features

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


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Philips


Blu-ray Playback: No
DivX Playback: No
DVD Audio Playback: No
DVD-R Playback: No
DVD-RAM Playback: No
DVD-RW Playback: No
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

Video Output

Analog Video Signal:Composite video