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Sanyo DWM-400

Sanyo DWM-400
alaScore 72

28 reviews

Oct, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 28 reviews of Sanyo DWM-400. The average rating for this product is 2.6/5, 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 Sanyo DWM-400 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 72/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 28 reviews)

User Reviews  

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 12 user reviews of Sanyo DWM-400 from The average user rating for this product is 2.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.6/5 for other DVD Players on

42% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sanyo DWM-400 - DVD playerSanyo DWM400 Progressive Scan DVD PlayerSanyo DWM-400 - DVD player

Oct, 2015

Consumer review by: maineskueez (

You get what you pay for.




Mar, 2007

Consumer review by: aldomarino (

Wow, a DVD player that doesn't work!



The whole purpose of a DVD player is to play DVD's. Pointless thing.

Sep, 2006

Consumer review by: mommy7-29-04 (

TVGuardian is its only Saving Grace


We have 2 Sanyo DVD players w/TVG, this one and a newer one, and a Sanyo VCR w/TVG as well. I love the TVGuardian feature, which mutes out cusswords, and other offensive language depending upon settings that you set. There are different severity levels...

TVGuardian. That's it.

No durability. At all. Bad customer service.

Jan, 2006

Consumer review by: madman1326 (

worthless p.o.s.!!!!!


not very expensive, and has good sound

picture started flickering, making it worthless for watching movies.

Aug, 2005

Consumer review by: loonidood (

Called (800) 813-3435


Great picture while it lasted, on progressive output.

Next time i buy a dvd player, I will get a high definition one.

Jul, 2005

Consumer review by: vagabond_song (

Sometimes Pauses or Won't Read DVDs


Inexpensive, looks good, TV Guardian

Sometimes Pauses or won't read DVD at all

Jun, 2005

Consumer review by: jojomonkeygirl (

Freezing after 4 months


Great slim look

freezes up, I keep losing the remote (my fault)

Jun, 2005

Consumer review by: jojomonkeygirl (

Freezing after 4 months


I didn't want to get the cheapest player at Wal-Mart-I was replacing a cheap one that had only lasted a year. I thought the Sanyo looked great and had a well known name so I thought I couldn't lose. It was easy enough to hook up, no problems there. It ...

Great slim look

freezes up, I keep losing the remote (my fault)

Jun, 2005

Consumer review by: odomtt (

DWM-400 Great till it broke



cheaply made

May, 2005

Consumer review by: metalmusickat (

Cheap with Decent Picture and Sound, No Durability


Cheap, Decent Picture & Sound Quality, Easy to Hook Up and Use.

Picture & Sound Good, but Not Great, Durability Really Stinks.

Jan, 2005

Product Specifications

SANYO has a rich history in creating and delivering technology-based products to every corner of the globe. SANYO manufactures a broad range of electronic products. SANYO's broad product base is continually evolving in support of newer technologies and changing market trends. PRODUCT FEATURES: Cinema Progressive Scan Video Out; TV Guardian; DVD Video/CD/DVD-R/CD-R/CD-RW; MP3/JPEG/Kodak Picture CD playback; Digital audio output; Various Trick Play: Zoom, Multi-Angle, Random; Screen Saver, Auto Power Off; 6-languages on-screen display.

Audio System

Sound Output Mode:Stereo

CE System

Parental Lock: Yes

Dimensions & Weight



Form Factor:Tabletop
Media Load Type:Tray
Media Type:CD / CD-R / CD-RW / DVD / DVD-R / Kodak Picture CD / Video CD
Supported Digital Audio Standards:MP3
Type:DVD player


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Sanyo