Table: Players with a Difference

TOSHIBA DVD SD4700, $250

Entry-level progressive-scan model yields sharply better picture when connected to digital TV.

800 631-3811

SAMPO DVE-631CF, $250

DVD player has slot for CompactFlash card to display snapshots on TV screen, play MP3 audio files.

800 558-5976

PIONEER DV-C503, $250

Five-disk DVD/CD changer makes this a good bet to replace your CD player.

800 421-1404

SONY Style Cube DVP-F21, $300

Basic player with flair; small size makes it ideal for tight or unusual spaces.

800 222-7669


Best buy DVD player/recorder replaces your VCR; write-once disks play in most DVD players.

800 211-7262

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