Sony 725 and DVD-R / RW media : LUSENET : Video CD : One Thread


Does anyone know if a Sony 725 dvd player will play DVD-R / DVD-RW media properly. Plenty of web sites claim it can.. But ive failed to find someone who actually has.

Any help/response appreciated

-- Nige (, January 21, 2002


The Sony 725 DOES NOT play DVD-R, at least the media type Pioneer sells: I've verified this and it's so, having clips professionally put onto DVD-R that played okay on Pioneer 301k and 444. It doesn't play CD-R/RW either.

-- Mehmet Tekdemir (, January 22, 2002.

To play any cds like " cdr; dvdr" you must buy a mod chip.

-- pedro (, February 23, 2003.

Yes it can, i have tred various DVD -R/-RW +r and +RW and have had no problems yet My player is a S725P

-- mik (, August 09, 2003.

Hi Nige, yeah The 725 does place DVD-r's I use Datasafe media approx. 1 a disc from these guys my player is multi region but I don't think that makes much difference.

Cheers, Saul

-- Saul (, December 08, 2003.

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