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Cracking Open a portable DVD player

The Magnavox Portable DVD Player

Electronic gadgets are all the rage. Few are more popular than portable DVD players, which have proven their value on countless road trips (which any parent with young children knows).

Explore this photo gallery to learn how one popular model is put together.

Magnavox model number MPD845. Made in China and sold by Wal-Mart. Marketed by Magnavox, this model was manufactured by Initial Technology, Inc.

By Erik Eckel

Erik Eckel owns and operates two technology companies. As a managing partner with Louisville Geek, he works daily as an IT consultant to assist small businesses in overcoming technology challenges and maximizing IT investments. He is also president o...