Mar 24, 2010  •  In Blogging, Gadgets, Giveaways, Home, Web

Win a DVD Player!

Alright, I know that DVDs are on their way out but I still cling onto my 500+ DVD collection because I love movies that much (I have no taste and will watch anything).

Our old Toshiba DVD player was decent, but all that changed when we upgraded our television to a widescreen HDTV LCD. With no upscaling feature, my DVDs looked like crap on our 1080p screen.

So last winter, I added the Sony DVP-NS710H/B 1080p Upscaling DVD Player to my Amazon wish list…

…and received two as a result.

The extra unit has been sitting in our bedroom, box unopened, untouched and undamaged since Christmas.

So I’ve decided to offer it as a giveaway to my readers!

This DVD player is one of the most popular models on the market right now, with a retail price of $69.99. It upscales DVDs to 1080p, near HD resolution via an HDMI connection (note: HDMI cable not included). So far, I have not had any problems with mine and I’m happy to report that DVD playback is great.

For more information on this DVD player, please visit the product information page on the Sony USA website.

How to enter

You may enter this giveaway via two methods:

    1. Leave a comment to this post, and be sure to fill out the email field (so I can contact you if you win).


    1. Tweet the following:
           Win a 1080p upscaling Sony DVD player courtesy of @geekinheels!


All entries must be received by Wednesday, March 31, 2010 by 12:00pm EST.

The winner will be randomly chosen and announced on Thursday, April 1, 2010 (I promise it won’t be an April Fool’s Day joke). I will then contact the winner and arrange to have the DVD player shipped via USPS.

Sorry, this giveaway is limited to U.S. and Canadian residents only.

Good luck, and thanks for entering!

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70 Responses to “Win a DVD Player!”

  1. Wendy says:

    I would love to win, but I can’t because I don’t have a twitter account.

  2. Lindsey says:

    What a generous giveaway. My fingers are crossed…I need this!

  3. stacey says:

    our DVD player is saaad. a new one would be wonderfu!! 🙂

  4. Logan says:

    BEAUTIFUL!! Definately an upgrade from watching movies on my ancient laptop.

  5. Abbie says:

    Perfect timing! We tried to watch a DVD last night, and the player went out on us. It was the first DVD player I’d ever had, so I’m just glad it lasted as long as it had!

  6. Holly says:

    Yay for giveaways!

  7. Paul...K? says:

    Haha, how generous of you be be giving it away. =D

  8. Sam says:

    Ooooooh shiny.

  9. sandy says:

    I hope I win 🙂

  10. Sunny says:

    Aww so generaous! I’ve actually been needing a dvd player and thought of getting a cheap one. I don’t have twitter though, maybe I can post this on my FB instead? 😛

  11. Jackie says:

    awesome giveaway. My parents can definitely use a dvd player. They still have the vhs player hooked up to the tv.

  12. ST says:

    What an awesome giveaway! Thanks! 😉

  13. Chang-Ying says:

    yay a dvd player! thanks!

  14. Skeptickle says:

    Great giveaway! I’m too cheap to upgrade as well. Near HD quality sounds awesome to me 🙂

  15. violarulz says:

    oooooh, a snazzy DVD player. hopefully it is international DVD compatible, or hackable 😀

  16. Nancy V says:

    How nice of you to give away your new DVD! I would very much appreciate it! And yes, I have been a lurker here for awhile since I saw your blogs in weddingbee and you told me where to get those cute Steve Madden pumps that I bought, ooh la la!

  17. Kay says:

    What a nice idea! Would be great to win.

  18. Gretchen says:

    What a great idea! Awesome product.

  19. tyeung612 says:

    Woohoo! I love giveaways!

  20. Kristin says:

    Fun! I love giveaways!

  21. birdie says:

    yay what an awesome giveaway!

  22. Ashley says:

    I just put this on my Amazon wishlist yesterday! It would be nice to get it for free.

  23. Anna says:

    This is just what I’ve been looking at! I would love to win one.

  24. Charles says:

    Fun giveaway, especially on twitter XD. Very nice =3

  25. Jessica @ Acting Adult says:

    What a great prize! I’ve been looking to replace my cheap-o player in the craft room, so this would be great if I win!


  26. Christiana says:

    ooo, me me me! Plus, you can save of shipping and bring it to bmore with you! 😉

  27. Ashirii says:

    Wow! What a great giveaway! *crossing fingers* I hope I win!!!

  28. Tara says:

    Wow, exciting! Our DVD player is from 2000 and courtesy of an ex-boyfriend, so we certainly could stand an upgrade. Though it does greet me with a "Welcome to DVD World" on start-up, which I’ve always felt infuses a little extra something to the watching process….

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