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I second the Camelot, but it's pricey. Here are some must reads if looking to buy a DVD player:
Also see camelot-tech.com and for the best pictures on the web of the Roundtable goto: audioadvisor.com
The market isn't so one sided as when that article was written though. There are other players that now run the same chipset as the Roundtable, I think EAD's player is an example.
JT is right. FYI the new Denon also runs the DVDO chip set as well, and is way less money. I have the Sony 9000ES and am very happy with audio as well as video. Once you have used progressive scan, you never want to go back. It is much more natural, and less fatiguing.
Just be sure that the model you buy does true 3/2 pulldown.Good luck.
Sorry I missed the action JT. Been busy negotiating the latest upgrade, and my work slows down to a crawl in the summer, so I've been layin' low. Sounds, most of the pricier progressive scan models can do 3/2 pull down. The less expensive Pioneer doesn't, although it is called progressive scan by a technicality. Make sure before you buy. The Pioneer DV-37 is very good, the 9000ES is excellent, the Roundtable is tops, unless you have an extra 12 grand.
I have extended experience with only one progressive-scan DVD player, the Pioneer Elite DV-37. I think it is an excellent value, with high quality video, and audio quality that is better than the Rega Planet CD player I sold. I bought my DV-37 for $650 new, and would be glad to provide you with the name of the dealer if you drop me a private E-mail.
How much money you want to spend?? Because I have recommendations at almost every price level. And they are:
Entry-Level (for less than $500.00): Toshiba SD-4700
Intermediate (for less than $1,000.00): Pioneer Elite DV-37 (I have one. I bought mine locally, for $700.00. So far, I haven't been disappointed)
High-End (for $1,500.00 to $2,000.00): Onkyo DV-S939, Pioneer Elite DV-38A, Sony DVP-S9000ES and the Toshiba SD-9200
Ultimate (for more than $2,000.00): Camelot Roundtable
Those are my recommendations at the various price points right now.