Helpful tips

Is the UK Region 1 or 2 for DVDs?

Is the UK Region 1 or 2 for DVDs?

UK DVDs are assigned region 2, which is also used in Europe, Japan, and other selected parts of the world. While if you’re living in another part of the world (for example, the United States, which is Region 1), you can’t immediately put and play your region 2 PAL disc in your NTSC DVD player/driver.

Is a region 2 DVD for the UK?

A UK DVD is normally region 2 and PAL. Occasionally (normally specialist DVD’s) it might be region 0. A Region 0 DVD can be played in any DVD player. A region 2 can only be played in a region 2 DVD player.

Does UK play Region 1 DVDs?

Since most of the commercial DVD players purchased locally in the UK are locked to Region 2, and Region 1 DVDs cannot be played on the UK DVD player.

How do you tell if a DVD is region 1 or 2?

How can I tell what region a DVD is? The Region Code is specified on the back of the individual DVD and Blu ray packaging and on the disc itself. It is shown with a globe that has a region number printed over it.

What is region 2 DVD UK?

Region 2: Japan, Europe (excluding Russia, Belarus and Ukraine), Greenland, Swaziland, Lesotho, South Africa, Egypt and the Middle East. Region 3: Southeast Asia, South Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau.

What is a region 1 DVD?

Standard DVDs: Region 1: U.S., U.S. Territories, Canada, and Bermuda. Region 2: Japan, Europe, South Africa, Egypt, and the Middle East. Region 3: Southeast Asia, East Asia including Hong Kong.

What is a Region 1 DVD?

What is Region 2 DVD UK?

What countries are Region 2 DVD?

These are the DVD region codes: Region 1 – Canada, the United States and U.S. territories. Region 2 – Japan, Europe, South Africa, the Middle East (including Egypt) and Greenland. Region 3 – Southeast Asia, and East Asia (including Hong Kong).

What is a UK import DVD?

It means this set originated in the UK and was brought into (imported) to the USA. S. Mckenna. · October 29, 2014. 3 of 4 found this helpful.