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Coby DVD298 (Black)

DVD Player with 1080p Up-Conversion, HDMI Output and DivX Playback

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Product Features:
  • High-Definition DVD Player
  • 1080p Up-Conversion for enhanced video playback
  • HDMI output for true high definition playback
  • DivX Playback
  • Progressive scan DVD player designed for use with fully HD-capable TVs
  • Upconverts regular DVDs to near-HD quality
  • Compatible with DVD, DVDR/RW, CD, CD-R/RW, and JPEG formats
  • Officially DivX Certified
  • Plays all versions of DivX video (including DivX 6) with standard playback of DivX media files
  • Plays digital MPEG-4 video files (XviD)
  • Plays digital media files directly from USB drives and SD/MMC cards
  • Built-in Dolby digital decoder
  • HDMI output allows for perfect digital signal transmission to home theater systems over a single cable
  • Digital and analog AV outputs for home theater use
  • PAL/NTSC Compatible
  • Convenient front panel, as well as an on-screen display (OSD)
  • Multiple language, subtitle, and camera angle support
  • Parental lock control
  • AC 100-240V automatic power switching
  • 1-year SonicElectronix.com warranty
Product Specifications:
  • Media Support: DVD, DVDR/RW, CD, CD-R/RW, USB flash drive, and SD/MMC cards
  • Format Support:
    • Video: MPEG-1, MPEG-2 (DVD), and MPEG-4 (DivX, XviD)
    • Audio: CD and MP3
    • Photo: JPEG
  • Video System: NTSC/PAL
  • Menu Language Support: English, Spanish, French, German, and Italian
  • Audio Output: RCA Stereo Audio, Coaxial Digital Audio
  • Video Output: HDMI, RCA Component Video, RCA Composite Video, and S-Video
  • Power:
    • Main Unit: AC 100~240V / 50-60Hz
    • Remote: 2 x 1.5V "AAA"
  • Dimensions: 8-1/4"D x 17"W x 1-1/2H
Package Includes:
  1. DVD298 DVD Player
  2. AV Cable
  3. Remote Control
  4. Two AAA Batteries

General Features

HDMI Up-Conversion
HDMI Up-Conversion technology improves the image quality of regular DVDs, allowing them to play up to 1080p resolution.
1080p
Progressive Scan
Progressive Scan Technology is a way that an image is displayed. In a moving image, each line of a frame is displayed in sequence. This results in a smooth, clearer image.
Yes
D/A (Digital to Analog) Converter
A Digital to Analog converter, also known as D/A Converter or DAC, is a circuit that converts a digital signal into a analog signal
No
THX Certified
THX is a high-fidelity, high-quality, sound reproduction standard. Its superior audio quality is reserved for only the best. In order for a unit or product to be THX certified, strict qualifications must be met to insure the highest quality. If the unit is THX certified, you are sure to be impressed.
No
OSD (On Screen Display)
Indicates that the unit has menus and features that display on the screen. Typically, on-screen menus allow users to adjust audio and video settings easier.
Yes
Remote Control Included
Whether or not the unit comes with a remote control.
Yes
Number of Discs
The number of discs that the unit can store internally. The discs can be accessed quickly and sometimes from a remote source.
1
Front Display Type
This designates if the unit has a front LCD display. Most front displays are used to show the time, the time code of the video, and other useful information.

For other appliances, this means that the front display can show other information such as cooking time, countdown timers, and more. For more information on the front display, please refer to the product description.

LCD Display
iPod Dockable
This designates if an iPod can be docked the particular device. This feature applies it to home DVD/Blu-ay players, iPod accessories, alarm clocks, and more. When an iPod is docked, it will charge the iPod. Some devices will support the playback of video off of a docked compatible iPod. Some players include a dock or have one built-in, while others require you to purchase it separately.
No
Designed for Karaoke
Karaoke is a form of entertainment where people sing along with a track of recorded music. The vocal tracks of the music are either removed or played at a low level to enhance the singers voice. Karaoke is great for parties and get-togethers with friends. It is fun for people of all ages.

If the unit is capable of karaoke, then it will offer playback of karaoke discs and often come with a microphone. Please read the description carefully to know exactly what karaoke features the unit has.

No
Internal Hard Drive Capacity
This is the size of the internal hard drive that the home Blu-ray/DVD player has. Internal Hard Disc Drives, also known as a HDD, allow the user to store movies, videos, music, and more on their personal Blu-ray/DVD player. Please refer to the product description for more details about how this item uses this feature.
Primary Color
This is the main color of the item.
Black
Height
The height of the item, measured from top to bottom, in inches.
1-1/2"
Width
The width of the item from left to right (side-to-side) measured in inches.
17"
Depth
The front-to-rear depth of the item, in inches. If the item is angled or slanted, this value is the bottom measurement.
8-1/4"

Video Features

Blu-ray
Blu-ray discs offer video in "Full HD" at a 1080p resolution for exceptionally vivid, lifelike images. They also allow for higher quality surround sound to be encoded on the discs, as well as much more information due to the data storage capacity on a Blu-ray disc being much larger than a standard DVD. A dual layer Blu-ray disc can fit 50GB of data compared to 4.7GB for a regular DVD!
No

Audio Features

DVD Audio
The unit will playback audio files burned onto a DVD disc.
Yes

Input Connections

USB Inputs
This is the number of USB inputs on the device. Unless a location is otherwise specified, this is the number of rear USB ports.
0
LAN (Ethernet) Inputs
This is the number of ethernet ports on the device. It allows it to connect to the internet and other local area networks.
0
Media Card Inputs
These are the types of media cards that the devices is compatible with.
SD

Output Connections

HDMI Outputs
High-Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI) is a compact audio/video connector interface for transmitting uncompressed digital streams. HDMI output means that the player has the capability to output this type of data.
1
Component Video (Y,Pb,Pr) Outputs
Component Video is a type of video signal that has been separated into two or more component signals.
1
S-Video Outputs
S-video stands for Super Video. It is a connection used to transfer video and moving images. The quality of S-Video is great than composite (RCA) video.
1
Composite Video Outputs
Designates if the unit has composite video outputs.

Composite Video is a format for analog moving images, prior to around being added. It is commonly found as the yellow RCA connector for your video device.

1
2-Channel Composite Audio Outputs
This is the number of composite audio outputs on the device. This number refers to the number of pairs of audio, since composite audio cables come in 2-channels. They are commonly referred to as RCA composite cables and are identified by red and white indicators.
1
Digital Optical Outputs
This is the number of digital optical outputs on the unit.
0
Digital Coaxial Outputs
This is the number of digital coaxial outputs on the device.
1

Warranty and Return Policy

Parts Warranty Duration
1 year
Labor Warranty Duration
1 year
Warranty Provider
Manufacturer

Summary of Customer Ratings & Reviews

Rating Distribution

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5.0
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Design
5.0
Usability
5.0
dwt629

arlington, texas

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so far so good

November 28, 2011

Has great picture really like the USB (main reason I bought this one) can play my music using TV as menu.

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Universal DVD Player

September 16, 2010

I've had other brand players that were finicky about what they would play. In particular, copied DVD's most of the time would not play. Now with this inexpensive Coby player they all play!

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Product Summary

Manufacturer

Model Number

DVD298

UPC

716829982983

Weight

6.50lbs

Internal SKU

dvd298

Internal Product ID

20236

Sonic Electronix Wiring Guide

Wiring Diagram Legend

Warning: The image depicted shows the resistance change when wiring multiple subwoofer terminals. Please refer to your subwoofer's owner's manual for the proper wiring of its terminals. Sonic Electronix, Inc. is not responsible for damage caused to your audio system or vehicle due to improper installation. Please call tech support at 1-877-289-7664 if you require additional assistance.

Product Name: Coby DVD298 (Black)