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Toshiba SD-4900 DVD Player

Toshiba SD-4900 DVD Player
alaScore 72

43 reviews

Jan, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 43 reviews of Toshiba SD-4900 DVD Player. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, 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 Toshiba SD-4900 DVD Player is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 72/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 43 reviews)

User Reviews  

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 28 user reviews of Toshiba SD-4900 DVD Player from The average user rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.6/5 for other DVD Players on

86% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Toshiba SD-4900 Progressive Scan DVD Player

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MUSIC BUFF's Will love the SD-4900


DVD Audio plus many 'normal' high-end capabilities

must spend $25 MORE for TOTAL happiness

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Toshiba SD-4900 DVD Player


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Great Player with a Few Quirks


I've always like the Toshiba name as they have a reputation for quality and middle of road pricing in Electronics. This DVD player is no exception. When it was released, its price was in line with many others with similar features. I've owned it for ...

Component Output, Good quality, Backlit remote is easy in the dark.

Quirky features sometimes cause more problems than they solve.

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Great DVD Player


Plays just about anything, CD, DVD, CD-R, DVD-R, MP3, NSTC or PAL formats.

Lack of some features. You can't advance to next frame or resume.

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Great DVD player and CHEAP!


Toshiba SD-4900 DVD player The SD4900 DVD player is the 4th DVD player I have owned now. My first one was no good to start with (I avoid JVC now because of that)and eventually died as did my next two, which were Sony, (which I usually love), but ...

crisp clear picture and vivid surround sound

a bit slow in the operation, but not THAT slow!

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Great DVD player and CHEAP!


crisp clear picture and vivid surround sound

a bit slow in the operation, but not THAT slow!

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Could not be more satisfied


Solid, capable unit

None so far

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Best DVD player for the money


Component 5.1ch outputs,plays DVD-MP3,plays AUDIO-DVD's.

Poor MP3/JPEG menus,noise when playing CD's,no time remaining clock.

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Finally - a DVD player that works !!


Easy to use, Remote has everything, plays everything

Haven't found any yet

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Outstanding Image, great sound, great price...


Great Price, Small Profile, Video and Audio In/Out Options,Mp3 and Jpeg viewing.

When playing mp3's and jpeg disks, play options could be more intuitive.


Product Specifications

There's a reason why Toshiba is the leader in DVD. It has led an industry consortium that defined the standards for DVD excellence, and that leadership continues in the future-forward models in this year's Toshiba DVD lineup. With innovations that provide flawless picture performance, unequalled color detail, and studio-quality sound, it is no wonder Toshiba is your source for the very best in DVD. PRODUCT FEATURES: Super ColorStream Pro Progressive Scan Component Video Outputs compatible with today's finest analog and digital televisions for delivery of stunningly colorful images; 10-Bit/54mHz Video digital-to-analog conversion with High Resolution Filter for maximum color purity, detail, and resolution; 24-Bit/192kHz PCM Audio Compatibility delivers warmer, more natural-sounding audio from many types of discs; DVD-Video/CD/Video CD playback; DVD-R/CD-R/CD-RW Compatible playback ensures discs made with personal recording devices can be played back in the home theater system too; JPEG Viewer enables a user to display digital photographs on a television set in the JPEG digital format.

Audio System

Sound Output Mode:Stereo
Surround Sound Effects:Spatializer N-2-2 Virtual Surround

CE System

Parental Lock: Yes

Dimensions & Weight



Built-in Audio Decoders:Dolby Digital / DTS decoder
Form Factor:Tabletop
Media Load Type:Tray
Media Type:CD / CD-R / CD-RW / DVD / DVD-Audio / DVD-R / Video CD
Search Speed:100x / 2x / 30x / 8x
Supported Digital Audio Standards:MP3 / WMA
Type:DVD player

DVD Features

Picture Zoom: Yes
Picture Zoom Power:16x


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Toshiba SD