SOURCE: OPPO Digital

May 20, 2008 07:30 ET

OPPO DV-983H Receives Perfect Five Stars in About.com Review

OPPO Flagship Up-Converting Player Is "a Power House of a DVD Player" and "Takes DVD Player Performance to the Highest Level"

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA--(Marketwire - May 20, 2008) - OPPO Digital (www.oppodigital.com), a renowned leader in up-converting DVD players, today announced that its newly launched DV-983H Universal DVD Player received a perfect five-star rating from About.com. The new flagship in OPPO's line of award-winning up-converting DVD players, the DV-983H features Anchor Bay's leading video processing technologies, 7.1-channel audio, and 1080p HDMI up-conversion.

About.com reviewer, Robert Silva wrote, "Despite its modest appearance, the DV-983H is a power house of a DVD player. First off, it is easy to set up and use. Second, its video/audio performance is excellent. Also, the inclusion of the Anchor Bay VRS processing system is a real bonus."

"If you are reluctant to jump into true-HD with Blu-Ray, you can still get the best video and audio quality that standard DVD can deliver with the almost-perfect DV-983H," he continued. The entire review from About.com can be found here.

Silva's review included a list of his favorite DV-983H features:

-- The ability to play almost all video and audio disc formats, with excellent video and audio performance

-- HDMI and Component output with 720p, 1080i, and 1080p upscaling options

-- Support for DVD-Audio and SACD via 5.1 channel analog audio outputs or HDMI

-- High quality HDMI connection cable included at no extra cost

-- Excellent styling with a very thin profile

-- Easy to set-up and use with an excellent onscreen menu interface

"We're honored to receive top marks from Robert Silva at About.com," said Jason Liao, vice-president of product development at OPPO Digital. "The DV-983H represents our highest performing player to date. We are excited to see many home theater enthusiasts picking up the OPPO DV-983H to complement their Blu-ray players for DVD playback."

The DV-983H makes standard DVDs look and sound their best on today's large screen, high resolution displays. The player incorporates Anchor Bay's latest VRS (Video Reference Series) technology to generate a clearer, smoother, and true-to-life picture free of artifacts. It offers a rich array of features for serious home theater enthusiasts, including aspect ratio conversion, multi-level zooming, special stretch modes, along with source-adaptive, motion-adaptive, and edge-adaptive techniques.

The DV-983H is available today for an estimated retail price of $399, and can be ordered directly from OPPO Digital's web site www.oppodigital.com and authorized resellers.

About OPPO Digital, Inc.

Based in the heart of Silicon Valley, award-winning OPPO Digital, Inc. manufactures and markets high quality digital electronics that deliver style, innovation, value, and performance to A/V enthusiasts and savvy consumers alike. Since launching its first up-converting DVD player in 2005, OPPO has garnered a loyal following from consumers and industry experts, winning numerous "Product of the Year" awards from well-respected industry sources. The company's leading R&D, best-in-class performance, and strong customer focus distinguish it from traditional consumer-electronics brands.

More information can be found online at www.oppodigital.com.

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