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Philips-dvp5960.85840
5.5 out of 10

Philips DVP5960

The DVP5960 from Philips has that ultra slim design that ensures Read more

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Reviews and Problems with Philips DVP5960

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Overall 6
6.0

"Nice player for the price"

Doug Schommer, CNET
20 November 2008
  • Pros: Inexpensive good quality DVD player.
  • Cons: USB port doesn't recognize any of my disks.
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Overall 5
5.0

"External Hard Drive USB - WARNING"

coleision, CNET
10 June 2007
  • Pros: External USB works for JPEG / MP3 / WMA
  • Cons: External USB DOES NOT work for VIDEO!
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Overall 5
5.0

"opt for another"

cwxpffkd, CNET
19 March 2007
  • Pros: price;decent picture
  • Cons: remote batteries get out of whack;slow-does not operate as fast as Philips DVP642
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Overall 6
6.0

"Nice features out of the box, but will need a firmware update!"

simpsoap, CNET
28 November 2006
  • Pros: Nice features, has HDMI connection, slim and sleek appearance
  • Cons: Requires Firmware update out of the box. Couldn't use HDMI connection in conjunction with my Yamaha Receiver
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Overall 6
6.0

"The range of the IR receiver (not just the remote) is absolutely HORRIBLE!"

downwithdlaw, CNET
31 October 2006
  • Pros: Works as advertised. Great upconverter. USB is a nice feature
  • Cons: The range on the remote is absolutely HORRIBLE. Initial DVD load time is very slow.
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Overall 6
6.0

"Good (but not great) buy for the money"

dvdphile, CNET
30 October 2006
  • Pros: DIVX playback
  • Cons: poor remote, no DTS via COAX, no S-Video, upscaling is horrible, no TOSLINK (optical digital) out
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Overall 5
5.0

"Nice, but lacks Dolby 5.1 audio with HDMI"

twootton, CNET
3 August 2006
  • Pros: Divx playback, USB connector
  • Cons: No Dolby 5.1 audio with HDMI. Tiny buttons on remote.
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Overall 6
6.0

"Affordable Upscaler DVD, but not HD DVD"

passat76, CNET
21 July 2006
  • Pros: Good picture, Divx playback, USB port
  • Cons: very simple remote, doesn't remember last scene
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Overall 5
5.0

"Nice Picture, yet one ill-fated flaw"

MikeS3000, CNET
26 June 2006
  • Pros: very nice HD upscaling via HDMI, slim and light
  • Cons: Dolby Digital 5.1 Bug
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Overall 6
6.0
Value for money 8
8.0
Sound quality 8
8.0
Video quality 8
8.0

La Scelta

Sempai, Ciao
22 March 2007
  • Excerpt: ...Alla fine il 5960 della Philips è risultato il migliore, seguito da altri due modelli che però, data la poca differenza di prezzo, non ho preso in considerazione. ...
  • Pros: Compatibilità
  • Cons: Difficilmente disponibile nei grossi centri commerciali
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