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Philips PET940

Philips PET940
alaScore 77

4 reviews

May, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 4 reviews of Philips PET940. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 3.8/5 for other DVD Players for all reviews. People really like the price. The usability is also mentioned favorably, whereas there are some negative views about the size.

usability, price


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other DVD Players the Philips PET940 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 77/100 = Good quality.

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Expert review by : Stuart Miles (

Philips PET940 portable DVD player


Still watch DVDs? Haven't gone completely download only? Then good, as Philips is hoping its latest portable DVD player will offer you the chance to watch your favourite movies on the go, but does it? We get watching to find out. Clamshell portable DVD...

Twin headphones, DivX support

Large and bulky, clamshell

Clamshell portable DVD players are so old hat and the Philips PET940 is clearly that. It's not the technology: on the whole the player is easy to use and promises you the chance to watch you movies on the go. However, at £170 you have to question why...

Sep, 2008

Expert review by : Danny Phillips (

Philips PET940 Portable DVD Player


Philips' PET940 DVD player nails the design, but the screen is a bit of a let down.

Thankfully, Philips has integrated the battery into the unit, which means you don’t have a heavy hunk of hardware hanging off the back like the portables of yesteryear, plus it keeps the overall weight to a manageable 1.98kg. Fully charged the battery...

Feb, 2011

Consumer review (

Philips PET940


Nice Big Screen That Plays Every Format

It Leaves An Icon On The Screen When You Zoom In

Product Specifications


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


Display brightness:200
Display Diagonal:9
Display Resolution:640 x 220 / 640 x 234
Effective viewing area:7.8 x 4.4
Pixel Pitch:0.00406 x 0.0188
Response Time:30


LED Indicators: Yes

Logistics data

Master carton height:9.84
Master carton length:18.1
Master carton weight:0.223
Master carton width:12.8

Other Features

Case or master carton quantity:3
Case or master carton weight:13.9
Master carton depth:18.1
Master carton height:9.84
Master carton width:12.8

Packaging Data

Package depth:5.71
Package height:8.66
Package width:12.1

Technical Details

Display resolution (numeric):640
Master carton depth:18.1
Master carton weight:0.223
Shock proof: Yes

Weight & Dimensions