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Philips PET712

Philips PET712
alaScore 81

27 reviews

Jul, 2018

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 27 reviews of Philips PET712. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 3.8/5 for other DVD Players for all reviews. Reviewers really like the usability. The price is also mentioned favorably.

price, usability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other DVD Players the Philips PET712 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 10 user reviews of Philips PET712 from The average user rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other DVD Players on Reviewers really like the usability, but there are some mixed comments about the price.


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This summary is based on the products: Philips PET712/05 Twin Screen Portable DVD Player 7" with Car Mount and Car AdpaterPhilips PET712/05 Twin Screen Portable DVD Player 7" with Car Mount and Car Adpater

Jul, 2018

Expert review by : Danny Phillips (

Philips PET712 Portable DVD Player


If you're after a portable DVD player for in-car use then the PET712 is a splendid dual-display proposition.

The PET712 is a portable DVD player designed for in-car use that comes with two independent screens, allowing two kids (or maybe three if they're prepared to share) to watch movies all at the same time, without squabbling over who gets to hold it. In...

Feb, 2011

Expert review by : Daniel Phillips (

Philips PET712 review


Philips' PET712 offers two screens for a reasonable price

Two screens ; Ease of use

Speakers ; Screen resolution ; No USB

The twin screens at such a good price make this player well worth a look

Jun, 2009

Product Specifications


MP3 bit rates:32 - 320
RMS rated power:0.01 / 10
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR):80


Color of product:Silver


Contrast ratio (typical):250:1
Display brightness:200
Display Diagonal:7
Display Resolution:480 x 234
Effective viewing area:6.07 x 3.41
Pixel Pitch:0.00421 x 0.0146
Response Time:30

File formats

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

Logistics data

Master carton height:10.8
Master carton length:15.2
Master carton weight:19.8
Master carton width:14.8

Management Features

Handheld remote control: Yes

Other Features

Additional accessories:Travel pouch
AV output:Composite (CVBS) x1
Case or master carton quantity:3
Case or master carton weight:19.8
DC-in requirements:12V
Disc types supported:CD, CD-R, CD-RW
Earphone Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR):80
Master carton depth:15.2
Master carton height:10.8
Master carton width:14.8
Playback formats:DVD, Picture CD, SVCD, Video CD, DVD-R/-RW, MP3-CD, CD-R/CD-RW, DVD+R/+RW, CD
Power cord included: Yes
Power Requirements:110-240V, 50/60Hz
Remote Control Type:AY5513 slim remote
Speakers Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR):62

Packaging Content

Manual: Yes
Pouch: Yes

Packaging Data

Package depth:4.72
Package dimensions (WxDxH):6.18 x 5.94 x 1.26
Package height:9.45
Package width:14.3

Ports & interfaces

Composite video out:1
DC-in jack: Yes
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Headphone outputs:2


Disc types supported:CD,CD-R,CD-RW

Technical Details

Case or master carton dimensions (W x D x H):14.8 x 15.2 x 10.8
Device type:Player
Master carton weight:19.8
Shock proof: Yes


Analog signal format system:NTSC, PAL

Weight & Dimensions