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Philips PET 744

Philips PET 744
alaScore 84

14 reviews

Nov, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 14 reviews of Philips PET 744. The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 3.8/5 for other DVD Players for all reviews. Opinions about the price and size are generally positive. The design and usability are also mentioned favorably. There are some mixed opinions about the reliability.

usability, design, size, price

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other DVD Players the Philips PET 744 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Philips PET 744

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 5 user reviews of Philips PET 744 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other DVD Players on Amazon.co.uk. People are impressed by the price. The size is also appreciated, but opinions are divided on the reliability.

usability, size, price

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

This summary is based on the products: Philips PET744/05 7-inch Portable DVD Player - BlackPhilips PET744/05 7-inch Portable DVD Player - Black

Nov, 2017

Expert review by: Chris Hall (pocket-lint.com)

Philips PET744 portable DVD player

 

You'd think that portable DVD players were something of a dying breed, but the sheer convenience of being able to watch DVDs wherever you like keeps this segment of the market alive. Especially if you've got kids. Whilst we aren't entirely sold on the...

Swivel screen mount, car kit included, 6 hours battery life, anti-glare screen

Build quality not brilliant, limited file support

Whilst we aren't entirely sold on the build quality, we like the practicality of the swivel screen design and the considerate steps taken by Philips to make the PET744 user friendly. Supplying the car kit in the box, a remote, and two headphone sockets...

Aug, 2009

Recommended!

Expert review by: Danny Phillips (trustedreviews.com)

Philips PET744 Portable DVD Player

 

Some say that portable DVD decks are a dying breed, but if they're as good the Philips PET744 they'll be around for years.

Some say that portable DVD decks are on their last legs due to the prevalence of hard-disk portable media players, but if companies like Philips keep making disc spinners as good as this they'll be around for years to come.

Aug, 2009

Product Specifications

Audio

MP3 bit rates:32 - 320
RMS rated power:0.25 / 5
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR):80
WMA bit rates:32 - 192

Battery

Battery life (max):6

Color

Color of product:Black, Silver

Display

Contrast ratio (typical):250:1
Display:LCD
Display brightness:200
Display Diagonal:7
Display Resolution:800 x 480
Effective viewing area:6.07 x 3.41
Response Time:30

File formats

Audio formats supported:MP3, WMA
Video compression format:DIVX, MPEG4
Video formats supported:Divx,MPEG4

Logistics data

Master carton height:9.57
Master carton length:10.4
Master carton weight:0.145
Master carton width:10 / 8.86

Loudspeakers

Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes

Other Features

AV output:Composite (CVBS) x1
Case or master carton quantity:3
Case or master carton weight:9.08
DC-in requirements:9V, 1.5A
Disc types supported:CD, DVD
Earphone Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR):76
Line-out Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR):80
Master carton depth:10.4
Master carton height:9.57
Master carton width:10 / 8.86
Power Requirements:110-240V, 50Hz
Remote Control Type:AY5509
Speakers Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR):62

Packaging Data

Package depth:2.76
Package height:10
Package width:9.25

Ports & interfaces

Composite video out:1
DC-in jack: Yes
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Technical Details

Device type:Player
Master carton weight:0.145
Shock proof: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:6.54
Height:1.22
Weight:0.0293 / 29.3
Width:7.76