COLLECT WATCH TRACK RATE REVIEW APP
Manage your own movie collection and always keep it with you with our Apps. Price track movies and get price drop notifications instantly. Become a member to take full advantage of all site features.
GET STARTED

Best Blu-ray Deals

Best Blu-ray Deals, See All the Deals »
Top deals | Price drops  
 All countries United States United Kingdom Canada Germany France Spain Italy Japan
The Dark Knight Trilogy (Blu-ray)
$38.99
Man of Steel Exclusive Action Figure Gift Set (Blu-ray)
$14.99
Man of Steel Limited Collector's Edition (Blu-ray)
$24.99
Nymphomaniac: Volumes I and II (Blu-ray)
$17.99
Batman: The Dark Knight Returns (Blu-ray)
$11.99
Marvel Bundle (Blu-ray)
$64.99
The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (Blu-ray)
$22.99
Godzilla (Blu-ray)
$31.99
Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome (Blu-ray)
$5.99
Game of Thrones - The Complete First Season (Blu-ray)
$44.42
Breaking Bad: The Final Season (Blu-ray)
$20.98
The Fault in Our Stars (Blu-ray)
$24.99
3 Days to Kill (Blu-ray)
$14.99
RoboCop (Blu-ray)
$14.99
The Legend of Korra - Book Two: Spirits (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourth Season (Blu-ray)
$44.99
Divergent (Blu-ray)
$19.96
Rio 2 3D (Blu-ray)
$22.99
Battleship (Blu-ray)
$6.96
Old 12-04-2012, 10:11 AM   #1
Captain Kirk Captain Kirk is offline
Banned
 
Feb 2012
2
Default Easy to find Region Free player?

Hey guys..

I'm in a bit of a pickle. I bought a boat load of British TV shows on DVD and my older LG player decided it was time to stop working. I know of the websites that sell modded and hacked players, but the LG I used to have was a simple disc mod on a player bought at Best Buy. Plus, I'd like to replace it today since I have company that wants to watch the latest Downton Abbey. I've looked around at the current models on Best Buy and Walmart (and a few other box chains) and I don't seem to be coming across a player that was as simple as my older LG.

Do you guys know of any readily available DVD players that can be made region free that I could be overlooking? PAL/NTSC conversation needed for certain TVs.

Blu ray capability is not needed since I have plenty of Blu ray players and I never buy region locked Blu's anyway. I went through the cheaper option thread and did not come across any locally sold items so help is much needed.

Thanks!

Note: I live in the US.

Last edited by Captain Kirk; 12-04-2012 at 10:14 AM.
  Reply With Quote
Old 12-04-2012, 11:50 AM   #2
Blu Lemmy Blu Lemmy is offline
Blu-ray Guru
 
Blu Lemmy's Avatar
 
Jun 2011
England
305
8
Default

Most players can be DVD region hacked, at least in the UK

PSN: Goofy_Wookie
  Reply With Quote
Old 12-04-2012, 07:12 PM   #3
Captain Kirk Captain Kirk is offline
Banned
 
Feb 2012
2
Default

I ended up buying a Philips DVP3680. It's DVD only like my older LG, but that's fine. I don't import any region locked Blu's so this will serve its purpose for now on my game room TV.
  Reply With Quote
Old 12-05-2012, 03:12 AM   #4
stratford stratford is offline
Active Member
 
Aug 2009
1
Default ******Serendipity****

As a tempory measure DVD43 will allow you to bypass the region locks on a windows pc for as long as you like. It is a totally free & respectable download
  Reply With Quote
Reply
Go Back   Blu-ray Forum > Blu-ray > Blu-ray Players and Recorders


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT. The time now is 12:26 AM.