7 Sylvania SDVD8732 Widescreen Portable DVD Player with Additional LCD Screen General Features: Color: Black with Silver trim Region 1 Portable 7-inch DVD player with additional 7-inch LCD screen Widescreen 16:9 Aspect Ratio Supports PAL or NTSC system Built-in 5 hour Lithium battery Built-in stereo speakers Supports Multi-language OSD, speed forward/backward, repeat function Zoom In/Out function Built-in SD Card slot Built-in USB port Includes travel bag Includes two headrest mounting straps Includes car power adapter Includes remote control Compatible with: DVD DVD R/RW CD CD-R/RW MP3 CD Main Unit Controls: Open knob Earphone jack Volume control knob Power On/Off switch Play/Pause SETUP button MENU button MODE button OK button DC In 9-12V DC Out AV Out USB port SD card slot Charge indicator Power indicator Monitor View: Power On/Off Volume control knob Earphone jack AV in DC In 9 - 12V Brightness control knob Unit Dimensions: Main Unit: 5.7 x 10 x 1.5-inches (H x W x D, approximate) Additional LCD: 5.7 x 10 x 0.9-inches (H x W x D, approximate) Regulatory Approvals: FCC WEEE
This review refers to the Sylvania SDVD9104 9-Inch Dual Screen DVD Player with USB/SD Card Reader not the 7 inch version. At the time of this review I have owned these players for a little over a month and these are my initial impressions and a few trial and error tips I figured out.Pros:1. Cost - for the price you get 2 large screen portable players with the capability to play DVD's as well as the ability to play movies off a SD card or USB stick. (See cons for thoughts on video formats.)2. Accessories - I..
I bought this dvd system a week before a 7 hour road trip. We had bought a minivan 2 weeks before, but had not yet had a chance to install an overhead tv/dvd system. My husband was initially against getting these, since we plan on installing the overhead tv, but I convinced him by pointing out he and our son will likly be occupying said tv playing video games while the younger girls whine in the back. He quickly agreed with me after that. LOL. Initially I was looking for 9 inch screens. I was afraid the 7 ..
I have all of my kids movies in video files, so I wanted something which could read movies off a flash disk. It understands mp4 and avi containers. It hangs when trying to play h264 video. I re-encoded the desired movies into a lower resolution (to save disk) and used mpeg4/xvid video in an mp4 container. Works well with these files on a 16G SD card.As others have mentioned, using the straps prohibits accessing the DVD player. That is a pretty big issue if you plan to use the DVD drive.The primary unit..