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Video Players

Toshiba SD-590J DVD Player

by Nicole on June 12, 2008

Toshiba SD-590J DVD Player

Toshiba will be releasing a DVD player featuring HDMI output the end of June called the SD-590J. The DVD player can show an image in 1080p, uses 192kHz/24-bit audio DACs and 54 MHz/14-Bit Video DAC, and can read MP3/WMA audio files and DivX files, and a JPEG image. You can get one for a retail price of about 80€. [Akihabara]

Netflix Player: For the Movie Buff

by Nicole on May 20, 2008

Netflix Player: For the Movie Buff

Good news for people who can’t get enough of Netflix, the new Netflix player has just been released. You can now enjoy movies and TV shows (with Netflix’s library) on your TV. You’ll not only have access to over 10,000 movies and TV episodes, but you’ll also get: wi-fi connectivity, ethernet connectivity, HDMI, component Video, and S-Video outputs. The Netflix Player is $100 with a fee of $9 monthly for your subscription. [LikeCool]

Pioneer DVD Player-5.1 Surround System

by Nicole on May 12, 2008

Pioneer DVD Player-5.1 Surround System

Pioneer is launching a new combo DVD Player/5.1 Surround System called the HTZ-373DV. The HTZ-373DV features a HDMI output in 1080p, can decode Dolby NR Digital, Dolby NR Professional Logic II, and DTS formats, and has support for MP3 and WMA files along with five 60W surround speakers, one 60W subwoofer, and one 30W central speaker. No word on pricing or availability. [Akihabara]

Sun Visor DVD Player

by Nicole on May 12, 2008

Sun Visor DVD Player

If you’re in need of keeping your kids entertained and amused, the this in-car DVD player and game console might do the trick. It features a 7″ display and the DVD console located on the sun visor, a built-in emulator, 7″ widescreen LCD display, built-in FM transmitter, support for DVD, SVCD, VCD, DVCD, CD, CDG, CD-R and CD-RW discs, and support for MP4, MP3, WMA and JPEG files. You can get yours for $100.

BIS-Life BLD19V-TW1 DVD Combo

by Nicole on May 5, 2008

BIS-Life BLD19V-TW1 DVD Combo

Bis-Life of Japan has released a 19” LCD TV. It features a 16:10 ratio and a 1440×900 resolution, a 300cd/m2 brightness and a contrast ratio of 800:1 along with a built-in DVD player and a 2×1.5w speaker. Get yours for about 338€ in Japan. [Akihabara]