Philips DCP951 Portable widescreen iPOD dock

If you’re looking to playback your iPod based videos on a somewhat larger screen than provided by your Apple player, or you are looking to watch video content held on SD/MMC memory cards or DVD/CD, the Philips DCP951 Portable Widescreen iPod Dock Entertainment System could be the answer courtesy of its 9” 16:9 aspect ratio widescreen TFT display and DivX support.

Great for viewing video content whilst out and about – and a great alternative to in car DVD systems designed to keep the kids happy on long journeys – the versatile Philips DCP951 9” anti glare widescreen TFT sports 640 x 220 resolution with 30ms response time and apart from offering iPod touch , iPod classic , iPod Nano 3rd Generation , iPod 5th Generation support (with retractable docking port) also offers DVD , DVD+R/+RW , DVD-R/-RW , SVCD , Video CD , CD , CD-R/CD-RW , MP3-CD and Picture CD (slideshow) compatibility as well as the ability to read content directly from SD memory cards.

Offering a battery life of around 2.5 hours based on a full charge – though a car adapter is also available for long journeys – as well as the ability to recharge docked iPod players, the Philips DCP951 Portable Widescreen iPod Dock Entertainment System retails for an extremely reasonable $200.

iPod compatibility

Compatible with iPod touch, iPod classic, iPod nano 3rd Generation, iPod 5th Generation.

Multimedia Applications

Memory Card Access SD/MMC card slot.

Video Playback

Playback Media DVD, DVD+R/+RW, DVD-R/-RW, SVCD, Video CD, CD, CD-R/CD-RW, MP3-CD, Picture CD.

Disc Playback Modes OSD, A-B Repeat, Disc Menu, Fast Backward, Fast Forward, Repeat, Shuffle Play, Slow Backward, Slow Forward, Zoom.

Video disc playback system NTSC.


Display screen type LCD TFT
LCD panel type Anti-glare polarizer
Diagonal screen size (inch) 9 inch
Resolution 640(w)x220(H)x3(RGB)
Brightness 200 cd/m²
Contrast ratio (typical) 350:1
Effective viewing area 202.6×105.3mm
Pixel pitch 0.11 (W) x 0.48 (H)
Response time (typical) 30 ms