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Sony DAV-SC5

Sony DAV-SC5
alaScore 71

35 reviews

Feb, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 35 reviews of Sony DAV-SC5. The average rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Home Theater Systems for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Home Theater Systems the Sony DAV-SC5 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 71/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 35 reviews)

1 expert reviews

User Reviews  

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 22 user reviews of Sony DAV-SC5 from The average user rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Home Theater Systems on

59% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Sony DAV-SC5 Home Cinema System

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Excellent, if only it worked!


Quite a lot a...

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Surrounded by Sound!


Sometimes when you get something you really want, it doesn't live up to expectations. In this case the DAV-SC5 more than meet thos...


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What a cinema experience!!!


Sony DAV-SC5 home cinema system - where do you start with this system? In my opinion, if you want a true cinema experience, don't ...

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Just bought my Sony DAV-SC5 home cinema system and set it up. I was concerned that the sub was a passive model but I need not have...

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Only the best !


The Sony DAV-SC5 is the Home Cinema System you have been looking for. All the problems with earlier Sonys like the DAV-S550 ironed...

Product Specifications


AirPlay: No
Digital Audio Broadcast (DAB): No
DLNA certified: No
Internet Radio: No
Number of Output Channels:5 + Subwoofer (5.1)
Progressive Scan: No
USB Recording: No
Web Content Access: No
WiFi Connectivity: No


Bluetooth: No
Docking System: No
Ethernet: No
Firewire IEEE-1394 Interface: No
iPod Control: No
Number of Output Channels:5 + Subwoofer (5.1)
PMP Docking: No
USB Interface: No
W-LAN Connection: No

General Features

1080p Upscaling: No
2D to 3D Conversion: No
3D: No
3D Ready: No
CD Player / Recorder:CD Player
DVD Player / Recorder:DVD Player
Home Theatre System (Digital Dolby and DVD Player): Yes
Network Music System: No
Product Type:Home Theatre System
Sound Projector: No
Wireless Music System: No


Wireless Speakers: No


Blu-ray Playback: No
DivX Playback: No
DVD Audio Playback: No
HD-DVD Playback: No
MP3 Playback: Yes
Super Audio CD Playback: Yes
Super Video CD / Video CD Playback: Yes


Blu-ray Recording: No
DVD-R Recording: No
DVD-RAM Recording: No
DVD-RW Recording: No
DVD+R Recording: No
DVD+RW Recording: No
MP3 Encoding: No


Dolby / DTS:Dolby Digital + DTS