The Yamaha DVD-S657 is a remanufactured DVD player that has come to be known as the standard for Yamaha. Priced at $229.95, much of this players focus is towards audio performance. On top of Dolby Pro Logic 2 and DTS Digital Surround, Yamaha players are equipped with what they call Super Audio CD. Using Direct Stream Digital (DSD) to convert audio into a digital signal, a higher resolution that follows more closely to the original waveform is produced, revealing a true sound from the CD source Another notable feature for the DVD-S657 is having Progressive Scan to inhance picture quality, and its DivX playback.
- Progressive Scan (NTSC/PAL)
- Super Audio CD Playback
- MP3, JPEG, DivX, WMA
- Versatile Format and Disc Compatibility
- CD Upsampling