Top Ten Portable DVD Players

Find out what are the top ten portable DVD players and why. Best 10 article reviews popular DVD brands Philips, Sony, Toshiba, Panasonic, RCA with the screen sizes from 7 to 9 inches.

Due to the fact that all electronic devices and modern gadgets are best sold if they are portable, small, compact, mobile or easy to carry, it is no wonder that the demand for portable DVD players has largely increased over the past couple of years. Portable DVD players have become a necessity for anyone who travels a lot or simply wants to be able to watch videos on the go. Therefore, here will be given a review of top ten portable DVD players currently available on the market.

Philips PD7016/37 7-Inch Portable LCD Dual DVD Player

Philips PD7016/37Philips PD7016/37

Philips PD7016/37 is the practical and compact dual DVD player that is a great choice for families, as it provides them with two separate 7-inch LCD screens.

Almost every customer review of this portable DVD player is positive, especially when it comes to the device’s design and picture and sound quality.

Philips PET729/37 7-Inch LCD Portable TV/DVD Player

Philips PET729/37Philips PET729/37

Philips PET729/37 is the second Philips model in top ten portable DVD players. It works as TV and DVD player and it will provide you with up to three hours of fun with a built-in battery; it comes with a car adapter, a remote control and has reception of free-to-air digital TV channels.

The 7-inch LCD display will show your favorite movies and TV programs in high resolution, and many users reported that they picked up some digital channels they couldn't pick up on their cable TV, which is great for anyone who needs a compact TV and DVD player in one device. If you would like to check other DVD players from Philips see this review.

Sony DVP-FX950

Sony DVP-FX950Sony DVP-FX950

A high resolution screen and a 9-inch widescreen display are some of the best qualities of this portable DVD player. Aside from this, the Sony DVP-FX950 can also boast about its battery life, which will provide you with seven and a half hours of fun without having to recharge it.

It seems a bit bulky compared to the first two portable DVD players mentioned above, but this doesn't seem to be a downside according to the customer reviews.

Audiovox D1817PK

Audiovox D1817PKAudiovox D1817PK

This is indeed a very interesting 8-inch portable DVD player, with 16:9 aspect ratio, a small and practical remote control and a very good rechargeable battery.

Aside from this, this is a special edition item, with two folding headphones and a car headrest mounting bag/carrying case.

Sylvania SDVD7027

Sylvania SDVD7027Sylvania SDVD7027

This 7-inch DVD player is very practical for a few different reasons: it has a swivel screen which swivels up to 180 degrees; it has a SD memory card slot and a USB port for playing music and videos, and showing pictures from MicroSD memory cards and USB flash drives.

Coby TFDVD7052 7-Inch Portable Tablet DVD/CD/MP3 Player

Coby TFDVD7052Coby TFDVD7052

This portable and very practical DVD/CD/MP3 player with a 7-inch widescreen TFT LCD display is a very good choice if you need a device which will enable you to watch moves, listen to music and play video games on it.

It also has anti-skip circuitry, Dolby digital decoder and parental lock control, all of which are not that easy to find in a DVD player in this price range.

RCA DRC6272 Twin Mobile DVD Players


This portable DVD player has two 7-inch displays, which will allow you to play two different DVD’s at once.

What is also important to note with this two-screen DVD is that this device includes two AC power adapters, two remote controls, two car power adapters and two car headrest mounting kits.

Axion LMD-5708

Axion LMD-5708Axion LMD-5708

The Axion LMD-5708 is a compact portable DVD player, with features including a 7-inch widescreen TFT LCD display, a small and convenient remote control, a cigarette lighter adapter for your car and built-in stereo speakers.

All in all, this is a great choice for anyone who is looking for an affordable portable DVD player.

Panasonic DVD-LS86

Panasonic DVD-LS86Panasonic DVD-LS86

This DVD player with an 8.5-inch widescreen LCD display plays all popular movie and music formats, it has a built-in Dolby digital recorder and a DTS recorder, dual headphone jacks and so on. Also, this device will provide you with up to 13 hours of uninterrupted video and audio playback. This is the unit with the longest battery life among all top ten portable DVD players.

Toshiba SDP74S

Toshiba SDP74SToshiba SDP74S

The Toshiba SDP74S plays both MP3 and WMA audio files, apart from DVD files, and it also has an SD memory card slot.

It will play movies in both 7" widescreen and full-screen, which comes in handy when you want to watch some older movies.


This list of top ten portable DVD players is made up of the best selling DVD players and players that are equipped with the superb features only. All of them are compact and small enough to be carried anywhere you need to travel. Also, all of these portable DVD players have received many positive customer reviews, which means that they all come highly recommended by their satisfied users.

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