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OPPO DV-970HD 720p/1080i High Definition Up-Converting Universal DVD Player with HDMI
Plays DVD-Video, DVD-Audio, SACD, DivX Certified and More


720p/1080i Up-Converting Universal DVD Player
  • Outstanding DVD-Audio & SACD Performance
  • HD Up-Conversion to 720p/1080i
  • HDMI Output, HDMI Cable Included
  • 480i over HDMI
  • DivX Certified
  • USB & Card Reader

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"Its picture quality on HDTV screens looked substantially better than any conventional DVD player we tested"


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Getting the Most out of
DVD on an HDTV Display

DVI DVD Player Buying Guide

Universal DVD Player Features:

  • Supports DVD-Video, DVD-Audio, Super Audio CD (SACD), DivX®, Xvid, Audio CD, HDCD, Kodak Picture CD and other digital audio and video media/formats* (*Note: The DV-970HD does not play Blu-Ray nor HD-DVD discs)
  • Official DivX® Certified product, certified to the Home Theater Profile
  • Plays all versions of DivX® video (including DivX® 6) with standard playback of DivX® media files
  • Plays XviD and .SRT, .SMI, .IDX and .SUB format
  • Compatible with CD-R/RW, DVD±R/RW and DVD+R DL* (*Note: Compatibility with user-encoded contents or user-created discs is on a best effort basis with no guarantee due to the variation of media, software and techniques used. For example, Discs recorded on some stand-alone DVD recorders or DVD camcorders may not exhibit smooth playback. )


Video Up-Conversion Features:

  • High definition up-conversion with film-like picture quality to up-convert 720x480 interlaced video encoded on DVD discs to 480p/720p/1080i
  • High-quality pure digital video and audio through a single HDMI (High Definition Multimedia Interface) cable
  • Multiple high definition video formats through HDMI and component outputs*: NTSC: 480i/480p/720p/1080i; PAL: 576i/576p/720p/1080i (*Note: Component output for CSS-encrypted DVD discs (almost all commercially pressed DVD discs) is limited to 480i/480p only.)
  • Compatible with HDTV, HD-Ready TV, HDTV monitors and projectors
  • For more information about DVD video up-conversion, please read our white paper article Getting the Most out of DVD on an HDTV Display


Optimized Audio Features:

  • Optimized analog audio circuitry for great audio quality
  • Built-in Dolby Digital decoder with individual 5.1ch and down-mixed stereo outputs
  • Optical and coaxial digital audio outputs for Dolby Digital, DTS and Linear PCM
  • Unique "Audio Only" mode with video processing turned off for perfect acoustic fidelity
  • 3D Surround (Virtual Surround): Concert, Live, Dance, Techno, Classic, Soft
  • Built-in equalizer, channel trim and channel delay functions


Compatibility Features:

  • PAL/NTSC disc and TV compatible with automatic or manual system conversion
  • Enhanced dual-layer disc support with fast layer change
  • Wide range universal power supply (~100V-240V, 50/60Hz AC)


Standard Video Features:

  • Progressive scan component outputs (YPbPr)
  • Composite video and S-Video outputs for standard TVs
  • Supports screen aspect ratio 4:3 (standard) and 16:9 (wide-screen)
  • User adjustable video controls: Sharpness, Contrast, Brightness, Saturation, Hue and Gamma
  • Multi-angle view


Convenience Features:

  • Special disc tray - thin, flexible and strong. Can tolerate some bending without breaking.
  • 4-in-1 flash memory card reader compatible with Memory Stick, Secure Digital, Multi-Media Card, and SmartMedia (MS/SD/MMC/SM)
  • USB interface for expanded connectivity
  • Smooth and easy navigation of photo albums and music collections on DVD, CD, flash memory cards and USB disks.
  • Selectable subtitle and audio tracks
  • Discrete ON/OFF remote control IR code for programmable universal remote controls



  • HDMI - High Definition Multimedia Interface: 1
  • Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr): 1 group (3 connectors)
  • Analog Stereo Audio (Mixed 2-Channel Left/Right): 1 group (2 connectors)
  • Analog 5.1 Channel Audio: 1 group (6 connectors)
  • S/PDIF (IEC-958) Coaxial Digital Audio: 1
  • S/PDIF (IEC-958) Optical Digital Audio: 1
  • Composite Video: 1
  • S-Video: 1


Accessories Included:

  • High-quality certified HDMI cable with ferrite core and gold-plated HDMI connectors
  • Remote control with "glow in the dark" keypad (batteries included)
  • Stereo audio cable
  • Composite video cable
  • User manual and warranty information


DVD-Video DVD-Audio SACD DivX Xvid CD-DA HDCD Kodak Picture CD Dolby DigitalDTS Digital PAL/NTSC HDMI Up-Conversion

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