OPPO Digital Takes The Lid Off High Performance DVD Player

I think I posted about OPPO's new DVD player a week or so ago, but they have made such a splash in the community with their previous players it is worth a mention. The DV-981HD features Faroujda DCDi de-interlacing, 1080p upscaling, SACD, DVD Audio, and DivX playback.

Via About.com 

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Video Up-Conversion Features:

  • High
    definition up-conversion with film-like picture quality to up-convert
    720×480 interlaced video encoded on DVD discs to 480p/720p/1080i and
  • DCDi by Faroudja video processing
    technology with progressive scan, film mode detection, TrueLife™
    enhancement and motion adaptive noise reduction.
  • Video
    is analyzed on a single pixel granularity to detect presence or absence
    of angled lines and edges, which are then processed to produce a smooth
    natural looking image without visible artifacts (jaggies)
  • High-quality pure digital video and audio through a single HDMI (High Definition Multimedia Interface) cable
  • Multiple high definition video formats through HDMI output: NTSC: 480p/720p/1080i/1080p; PAL: 576p/720p/1080i/1080p
  • Compatible with HDTV, HD-Ready TV, HDTV monitors and projectors with an HDMI or DVI input
  • Direct PAL/NTSC disc and TV compatibility and system conversion
  • For more information about DVD video up-conversion, please read our white paper article Getting the Most out of DVD on an HDTV Display
  • Supports screen aspect ratio 4:3 (standard) and 16:9 (wide-screen)
  • User adjustable video controls: Sharpness, Contrast, Brightness, and Saturation
  • Composite video and S-Video outputs (standard-definition output only)