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Pioneer DV 400V-S

Pioneer DV 400V-S
alaScore 77

25 reviews

May, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 25 reviews of Pioneer DV 400V-S. 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.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other DVD Players the Pioneer DV 400V-S is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 77/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 17 user reviews of Pioneer DV 400V-S from The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.6/5 for other DVD Players on

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This summary is based on the products: Pioneer Multi-format DVD DV-400V-S HDMIi and 1080P Upscaling ALL Region Code Free DVD PlayerPioneer Multi-format DVD DV-400V-S HDMIi and 1080P Upscaling ALL Region Code Free DVD Player

May, 2018

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Quick Review


I bought the Pioneer DV 400 after I read the very comprehensive and informative review above, however my experience was different. I just bought a new 2MP Samsung M8 and wanted a player that would upscale to 1080p. Before I bought the Pioneer, I was ...

Looks Good, USB Port, HDMI, Easy to use Remote

Poor sound quality, Faulty HDMI, Poor DIVX quality.

May, 2008

Consumer review (

Pioneer DV-400V Upconverting DVD Player - Up To 1080p over HDMI, DivX and USB


After trying out the Philips DVP5982 and 5960, I got the Pioneer DV-400V. The Philips was less expensive, but it has usability shortcomings and some DivX files were stuttering on it. The Pioneer is not a silver bullet, but it is much better in some ...

Excellent build quality, features, USB, up to 1080p over HDMI, DivX, MP3/WMA, performance

Not the cheapest, but worth every cent

Dec, 2007

Product Specifications

Looking for single-wire, all-digital connectivity to your HDTV? The DV-400V offers HDMI output with video upscaling to 1080p for enhanced image quality. With this high performance, progressive scan player, your next movie night will be a premier entertainment experience. But the fun doesn't stop on movie night. This player is compatible with multiple audio and video formats, allowing you to enjoy all your digital music, photo and video files. And with the USB port on the front panel, enjoying your stored photos, music and video is as simple as inserting a convenient USB key. Loaded with exceptional technology, the DV-400V is ready to shine in today's HD environment. It features advanced audio processing capability for smooth, sharp video reproduction. Music fans can select from one of seven sound equalizing options - rock, pop, live, dance, techno, classic and soft - and movie lovers will appreciate audio features like Dialog Enhancer and Virtual Surround.


Audio D/A Converter (DAC):24-bit/96kHz
Dynamic range (1kHz):88
Frequency range:4 - 44000
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR):115
Total Harmonic Distortion (THD):0.0065

Audio System

Sound Output Mode:Stereo
Surround Sound Effects:Virtual Surround Mode


Color of product:Silver

Dimensions & Weight


Display (Projector)



Form Factor:Tabletop
Media Load Type:Tray
Media Type:CD / CD-R / CD-RW / DVD / DVD-R / DVD-R DL / DVD-RW / DVD+R / DVD+R DL / DVD+RW / SVCD / Video CD
Supported Digital Audio Standards:AAC / MP3 / WMA
Type:DVD player

Energy Management

Auto power off: Yes
Power consumption (standby):0.8
Power consumption (typical):11

File formats

Audio formats supported:MP3, WMA
Image formats supported:JPG
Video compression format:DIVX, WMV
Video formats supported:DivX,WMV


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Pioneer DV


Built-in speaker(s):N
Built-in speakers: No

Management Features

Handheld remote control: Yes



Other Features

Dimensions (WxDxH):16.5 x 8.46 x 1.95
Disc types supported:CD
Playback formats:DivX, WMV, MP3, WMA, JPEG
Power Requirements:220 - 240 V, 50/60 Hz

Ports & interfaces

Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) out:1
Digital audio coaxial out:1
HDMI ports quantity:1
SCART ports quantity:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1


Auto power off:Y
Power consumption (standby):0.8
Power consumption (typical):11


Number of disks:1
Number of optical discs:1

Technical Details

Device type:Player


Video D/A Converter (DAC):12-bit/108MHz

Video Output

Analog Video Signal:Component video / Composite video / RGB

Weight & Dimensions