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Sony DVP-FX980

Sony DVP-FX980
alaScore 82

10 reviews

Oct, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 10 reviews of Sony DVP-FX980. The average rating for this product is 3.5/5, 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 Sony DVP-FX980 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: ( review summary for Sony DVP-FX980


alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 user reviews of Sony DVP-FX980 from The average user rating for this product is 4.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other DVD Players on

100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony DVPFX980 9-inch Screen Portable DVD Player - Black (New for 2012)Sony DVPFX980 9-inch Screen Portable DVD Player - Black (New for 2012)

Oct, 2017

Consumer review by: N/A (



None for this unit though I had same type of DVD player before and was very satisfied

Sound inoperative so returned unit after extensive phone calls

May, 2014

Consumer review by: rainy (

Not the one shown on website


I ordered this online based on the photo and was excited until it came and saw that the FX980 *DOES NOT* have the swivel head as shown on the photo and is exactly the same control set up as the cheaper FX780. Poor customer service too because to return...

Quick shipping

False advertising on website

Feb, 2013

Consumer review by: N/A (

Works Great


Works Great

Volume could go hirer

Aug, 2012

Consumer review by: (

The best we've ever owned!


We've owned a few portable DVD players and so far this is the best we've had. The picture is great and the volume is the loudest I've ever heard on a portable player. We drive across country a couple of times a year and sometimes I let my child watch...

Volume is loud


Consumer review by: (

No endurance


Although I bought this product 2 years ago, I've only used it occasionally. Thus, I didn't expect it to give up the ghost so quickly and so abruptly, It looks nice enough, and the design is reasonably intuitive, but I have no sense they're built to last.

Consumer review by: (

Not DVD in Picture


This is NOT a swivel screen DVD. The picture on item is not what you get! the 980 is bulky and does not swivel. The picture is of the 930 (which I owned before and loved!) Sony needs to change the picture!

Not right product

Consumer review by: Gerdie (

Sony DVP-FX980


Excellent - easy to use - (even for me!) Lovely design - with quality finish - all good