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DVD region lock

Sep 14th, 2011by dvdxplayer 4,493 views |1 Comments

What is DVD region lock?

DVD region lock is used on DVD players. DVD region lock can prevent the DVD that is released in one region from successfully playing in different region. That is say, the DVD movies released in the USA and Canada may not be released in other parts of the world until autumn, winter or even a year later. You purchase a DVD movie in the USA and mail it to your Chinese friend before the DVD is released in China. Your friend cannot play the DVD on their region 6 DVD player because of the DVD region lock. Read More »