One of the best and well known brands of portable DVD players out there in the marketplace today is Philips. Philips have been manufacturing high quality electronic appliances for decades now. Philips have a wide range of different models of portable DVD players to choose from, so you are almost guaranteed to get a model that is going to suit you and your budget. Let's take a quick look at just four models that are out there in the marketplace today.

Philips Portable DVD PlayersThe first model that we are going to look at is the Philips PET741B/37 Portable DVD Player. This player has a 7 inch 16:9 TFT LCD widescreen display with built in stereo speakers for fantastic sound quality. Included with this DVD player is the car adaptor, AC adaptor and AV cable. The player operates off a built in rechargeable battery which will give you 2 hours of playback time. The dimensions of this model is 6 inches by 7.7 inches by 1.5 inches and it weighs 1.6 pounds.

The second model is the Philips DCP851 8.5-Inch Portable DVD Player. This model has an 8.5 inch widescreen format display and also comes with an ipod dock so that you can play and charge your ipod players using this device. This DVD player will play lots of different formats of discs, as well as being able to play files from SD cards that you insert into the SD slot on the player. The player as a built in LI-polymer rechargeable battery which lasts up to 2.5 hours. This DVD player will also play the very popular DivX format, which is an video compression technology which allows you to play large files such as movies on standard CDR discs. The dimension of this excellent portable DVD player are 9.2 inches by 1.5 inches by 7 inches and it weighs 2.8 pounds.

The third model on our list is the Philips PET941D/37 Portable DVD Player. This model has an 9 inch high resolution swivel screen with built in stereo speakers. The built in rechargeable battery on this player is also very long lasting, giving you up to 5 hours of video and audio playback time. Included in the box is the DVD player, car adaptor, AV adaptor and AV cable. This player is compatible with virtually all CD and DVD formats including the very popular DivX video format.

The fourth and final DVD player that we are going to look at is the Philips PET1030 10.2-Inch Portable DVD Player. This model has a 10.2 inch high resolution LCD display which is able to swivel through 180 degrees. This player also comes with a car mount kit so that your passengers can watch movies and listen to music as your driving. This DVD player also as an SD slot and a USB slot so that you can play files from these memory devices as well. The measurements of this Philips portable DVD player are 7.4 inches by 10.6 inches by 1.2 inches and it weighs 3 pounds.