The Panasonic DVD-LS55 is a great value for both home and portable use. It has a 7-inch, 16:9 LCD screen, built-in stereo speakers, Cinema Mode, Dialogue Enhancer, Chapter Preview, FM Transmitter and Advanced VSS for use with external speakers. The DVD-LS55 will also play audio CDs. Fully-featured for use as a home DVD player.
Portability Features7-inch Diagonal Widescreen LCD Monitor; Super-thin design, less than 1-inch thick for convenient travel; Approximately 6 hours of playback with included battery pack. Note: May be shorter, depending on conditions; Built-in Recharger function for added convenience; Built-in Stereo Speakers for great sound just about anywhere; Multi-voltage AC Adapter for use during travel.
Car FM Transmitter Enjoy it fully while in the car, hear your portable player's audio through your car's speakers.
Cinema ModeThis feature improves picture quality in certain viewing conditions. It lessens the glare typical of direct-view TV screens. The result is that the image is gentler to the eyes. It also improves the visibility of details in dark scenes by adjusting the picture contrast.
10-bit Video D/A ConverterThis feature delivers faster video signal processing for enhanced picture quality, minimizing digital artifacts.
Still Picture Display (I/P/B)Freezes an image to allow for precise picture quality adjustments.
Auto SwitchingField/Frame Still for added versatility.
Frame AdvanceGives you more control that will allow you to stop the action. Advance forward or reverse; one noiseless still frame at a time.
Optical Dolby Digital & DTS OutputWill enable digital-to-digital connection to DTS & Dolby Digital decoders.
Headphone V.S.S.Provides the wide open effect of surround sound when listening to a Dolby Digital encoded disc through headphones.
Advanced V.S.S.(Virtual Surround Sound) You can enjoy the great sound of Dolby Digital 5.1-Channel movies, even without having a home theater system. Simulate the surround sound effect by using only the two front speakers.
Dialogue EnhancerBy increasing the center channel, the Dialogue Enhancer eliminates the sometimes difficult to hear dialogue encoded on the center channel, particularly when the are overwhelmed by louder sounds on other channels.
96kHz/24-bit Audio D/A ConverterFor outstanding sound quality.
Chapter PreviewWhen you have watched only part of a movie and are viewing it again, this feature helps you to refresh your memory by showing you the first 3 seconds of each previously viewed chapter. Once it reaches the position where you left off, it proceeds with normal play.
Hi-Speed Smooth Motion ScanSearch forward or reverse with crystal clear quality in 5 different speeds, ranging from slow motion up to an incredible x100 the normal speed - while locating desired locations on a disc. And when scanning at the initial forward setting, you can hear the soundtrack.
35-key Slim Size Remote Control for convenient operation Easy to use slide jog Built-In Function LCD allows for quick and easy confirmation of operation On-Screen Menu Icons help guide operation Repeat Mode Title/Chapter Search with Marker Function Skip Forward/Reverse Auto Power Off/Resume Play
Features & Specifications:
Built-in LCD Monitor: 7-inch Diagonal Widescreen
Built-in Recharger Function
4:3/16:9/Zoom Screen Selector
Built-in Stereo Speakers
4:3 Shrink Function w/ Letterbox Zoom & Shift
Multi-Format Playback: (Playable Disc Type) DVD-Video, DVD-Audio (2 channel), DVD-RAM, DVD-R, HighMAT (Level 2), CD, CD-R/RW, WMA, MP3, JPEG
Video D/A Converter:
Frame Advance (Forward & Reverse)
Twin Laser Pickup
Hi Speed Smooth Scan: Speed up to x200
Energy Star Compliant
Audio D/A Converter: 192kHz / 24-bit
Built-in Dolby Digital Surround Sound Decoder: (2 channel)
Built-in DTS Surround Sound Decoder:
Optical Digital Output for DTS & Dolby
Digital Surround Sound
Advanced Surround (V.S.S.)
Fully-featured for use as home DVD player
Thin & Lightweight Design
Model Color Silver/Black
Remote Control: Standard
Headphone Jack with Volume Control
Headphone Surround (V.S.S.)
Horizontal Resolution: More than 500 lines
2ch Audio Out
Digital Audio Out: Optical
Headphone Out: dual headphone jacks
Video S/N: 60 dB
Dynamic Range: CD 97dB
AC 100-240V, 50/60Hz
Power Consumption: 12W
FM Transmitter: for Car Stereo Playback
Dimensions (H x W x D):
15/32'' x 715/32'' x 61/2''
Weight: 22.76 oz. lbs