This very simplistic and versatile DVD player from Panasonic is certain to expand the horizon of your digital entertainment experience. The DVD-S48 DVD player is capable of playing just about any type of DVD or CD, thanks to its expansive compatibility with an assortment of different disc types.
Operating a single disc tray loading system, this DVD player can also play a variety of digital media file formats. Powered by a 120 V, 60 Hz AC adapter, this Panasonic DVD player has a power consumption of 12 W during operation and 1 W when on standby.
This incredibly versatile DVD player sports a very simple yet elegant design. With dimensions of 360 x 38 x 209 mm, this Panasonic DVD-S48 is sure to make a fine addition to your entertainment area in both performance and aesthetics. Also the fact that this DVD player weighs a lowly 1.4 kg makes it easier to be repositioned as desired and also makes maintenance activities like dusting very easy.
The front panel of the DVD player houses an LED clock display for clear visibility along with a high speed USB 2.0 port. On the right of the USB port are two main media control buttons which include the Stop and Play. This DVD player from Panasonic also comes with a remote control unit that gives you the added convenience of hands-free operation.
Video and Audio
The DVD-S48 DVD player is both PAL and NTSC capable, which means that you can instantly enjoy your favourite DVDs and movies, even if they are encoded with differing country codes. This very versatile and multi-disc format friendly DVD player is capable of playing digital data from a variety of sources that include DVD-Video, DVD- (-/+) R, DVD - (-/+) RW, CD-Video, CD-R and CD-RW. The DVD-S48 is also among few mid-level DVD players that can access and operate dual layer DVDs.
Sporting a video DAC (digital to analog converter) that functions at 108 MHz/12-bit along with a powerful 192 KHz/24-bit audio DAC, the DVD player produces dynamic sound with significantly improved picture quality. The video file formats that are playable on this DVD player are AVI, VOB, MP4 and DivX.
The audio functioning of the DVD player gets a major boost with the advent of the Dolby Digital decoder which produces high quality 2 channel stereo audio. With a signal to noise ratio of just 90 dB and a dynamic range of 80 dB this DVD player is sure to impress with its advanced audio capability. All this, combined with WAV, MP3 and WMA file support, this Panasonic DVD player is sure to add a new dimension to your digital audio experience.
Connectivity and Features
The integration of a single high speed USB 2.0 port gives the DVD-S48 an expandable digital media source for your audio, video and JPEG files. The analog audio output along with the Dolby Digital decoder helps produce clear 2 channel stereo sound. The presence of a coaxial video output with the progressive scan feature, contributes towards maximizing the effectiveness of your total digital entertainment experience.
Inexpensive, compact and easy to use, the DVD-S48 from Panasonic is sure make an ideal buy for anyone looking to get the best out of their entertainment system without having to spend a fortune.
The Dolby Digital sound, Progressive scan and the ability to play DivX and JPEG files are all great additions to the DVD players amazing versatility and capability. The DVD-S48, with its highly extended list of compatible files and disc formats, gives you an extensive field of quality entertainment for you to experience.