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Which disc formats and file types are compatible for playback?

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This unit can play various video/audio discs. The following chart helps you to check if disc is supported by this unit, as well as what functions are available for a given disc type.


  • DVD, supported disc format:
    - DVD-R / DVD-R DL / DVD-RW (Video mode/VR mode): For these three format the audio files can also be stored.
    - DVD+R / DVD+R DL / DVD+RW: For these three format the audio files can also be stored.
  • VCD, supported disc format:
    - VIDEO CD (Ver. 1.0/1.1/1.2)


  • CD, supported disc format:
    - AUDIO CD
    - CD-ROM / CD-R / CD-RW: For these three format video image files can also be stored.


Note: "DVD" may be used in the Operating Instructions as general term for DVD VIDEOs, DVD-Rs/DVD-RWs/DVD+Rs/DVD+RWs.

The following chart shows the supported file types:

  • Audio file: MP3, WMA, AAC
  • Image file: JPEG
  • Video file: Xvid, MPEG-4


For details on compression formats, see Operating Instructions of this unit.

Note: Even compatible discs may not be playable on this unit, depending on their recording condition.