DVD Up-Scaling: 720P, 1080i, 1080p
Progressive Scan & Component Video Output
Regza Link (HDMI CEC)
USB Extension Terminal
CO-Axial Audio Output
DivX Playback (Version 6)
Playback: DVD, DVD-R/-RW, DVD ROM, DVD+R/+RW, CD AUDIO, CD DA, CD-R/-RW, SVCD, VIDEO CD
This model has great features, rarely found on machines this price. It plays prerecorded DVDs and your own edited content, whilst allowing playback of DivX video and audio files, one of the most popular file compression formats for
The SD-580 has an HDMI connection, the modern choice for connecting AV equipment having superseded SCART. By permitting the lossless transmission of video and audio content, it up-scales standard definition DVD content to 720p, 1080i and 1080p, giving your existing DVD collection a new near high definition appeal. REGZA Link allows simultaneous operation of multiple devices from a single remote control via the HDMI connection (compatibility dependant).
The SD-580 lets you play your MP3 music disks and turns any TV into the centre of attention when it's time to get the photos out with its convenient JPEG viewer. The USB port lets you access MP3, JPEG and DivX files from flash drives etc.