Panasonic’s new 4k upscaling Blu-ray player at CES 2015

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If you want to check out Panasonic’s latest in 4k upscaling technology, the company is displaying a new Smart Network Blu-ray Disc player at CES 2015. The DMP-BDT270 (pricing to be revealed later), upscales Full HD…

Panasonic confirms pricing on new Blu-ray player lineup


At the same time Panasonic officially announced pricing and availability of their first lineup of streaming media players, the company also released pricing on their 2013 lineup of Blu-ray players. Two of the BD players, the…

Amazon offering up bevy of early Black Friday Blu-ray deals

If you’re a glass half-empty kinda guy like I am, you’re waiting, just waiting for the day when Amazon does something that really irks you. Well, that day isn’t coming this week. The online retail giant…

Sharp bringing new Blu-ray recorders to Japan

Well here’s a term you don’t hear much anymore: Blu-ray recorder.  Sharp is looking to change that, at least in Japan, with its newly announced trio of AQUOS Blu-Ray recorders. The BD-W1200 (1TB), BD-W520 (500GB) and BD-S520…

Amazon free Blu-ray player with HDTV ends soon


Amazon’s free Sony Blu-ray Disc player offer with the purchase of a select Sony HDTV ends Saturday, June 2. The qualifying Sony HDTVs range from the 46″ BRAVIA KDL46EX640 ($1,048) to the 55″ BRAVIA KDL55HX850 ($2,498)….

Get a Blu-ray player free with Sony HDTV purchase


Amazon is offering a free Sony Blu-ray Disc player with the purchase of select Sony HDTVs. The two Sony BD players include the BDP-S390 (List $129) and the BDP-S590 (List $149).

Amazon closeout pricing on ’11 Blu-ray players


It must be Spring cleaning at Amazon, as the online retailer has listed closeout pricing on select 2011 model Blu-ray Disc players.

Panasonic announces pricing on 2012 Blu-ray players


Panasonic has released pricing on their lineup of 2012 Blu-ray Disc players, including both 3D and non-3D models. Prices on the 2012 lineup range from the low-end BD77 at $89 to the high-end BDT500 at $349. See suggested retail pricing below along with each model’s features.

After holiday Blu-ray Player deals


Need another Blu-ray player for the house? Amazon has got deals on selected Sony & Panasonic Blu-ray Disc players. The players include the Sony BDP-S185 for just $69.98 (List $99), and the 3D-capable Panasonic DMP-BDT310 with built-in Wi-Fi for $180 (List $250).

Cheap Blu-ray Disc players for Black Friday 2011


Here’s a list of cheap Blu-ray Disc players for the 2011 holiday season. Things to look for when buying a Blu-ray player: Netflix/Amazon Instant Video support; Internet Connectivity; 24fps (frames per second); and BD-Live (Profile 2.0).

Get a Sony Blu-ray Disc player, cheap


Sony is offering a refurbished BDP-S270 Blu-ray Disc player for $59, after a discount of $40 off the regular price of $99 (MSRP $179). You can’t get a brand name Blu-ray player for any cheaper than…

Sony selling refurbished Blu-ray player for $59


For a limited time Sony is selling a refurbished Blu-ray Disc player (model# BDPS270) for $59. The player usually sells for $99 (original MSRP $179.99), but with a discount of $40 it puts the player cheaper…

Sony offers $59 refurb Blu-ray player


Sony is offering the BDP-S270 Blu-ray Disc player refurbished for $59. Not bad for a 1080p player with streaming capabilities via ethernet/BRAVIA Internet Video (Wi-Fi adapter sold separately), 24p True Cinema, Quick Start/Quick Load, and of…

Philips to ship first wireless 3D Blu-ray player


At CES 2011, Philips announced the first wireless HDMI 3D Blu-ray player, scheduled to ship in April, 2011. With just one cord for power, the Philips BDP7580 supports 3D playback, MediaConnect (allowing you to view your…

Blu-ray player buying advice


Buying a Blu-ray Disc player for the first time? Here’s some advice on which model to pick. First off, try to buy a Blu-ray player that is fairly new. If you happen to find a steal…

Amazon starts 48-hour HDTV and video sale


Getting in on some pre-Black Friday action Amazon has started their 48-hour sale on HDTVs and video equipment. The sale starts today, Nov. 12 and runs through Nov. 13 until 11:59 p.m. Deals include HDTVs and…

Sony announces Internet TV models powered by Google TV


Built on the Android platform, Sony has announced several Internet TV models powered by Google TV which will allow you to watch HDTV, use apps, and browse the Internet all at the same time. The new…

Toshiba announces 3D Blu-ray Player for UK release

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Toshiba Corp. has announced a 3D Blu-ray player for UK release in October. The BDX3100KB supports the full HD 1080p Blu-ray 3D format, as well as DivX & MKV playback AVCHD. For audio the 3100KB supports…

Onkyo Blu-ray player to support Blockbuster On Demand


Onkyo’s newest Blu-ray Disc player will support streaming of movies and TV shows from Blockbuster On Demand. The Onkyo BD-SP808 will also upscale DVDs. ”Combining BLOCKBUSTER On Demand with Onkyo’s sophisticated Blu-ray technology, users will discover a…

Best Blu-ray players in 2010


The Testing Group, based in Glendale, CA, rated the best Blu-ray Disc players of 2010 — separating them in three categories which included: Budget Buy, Family Friendly, and Feature Rich. The BD players were voted on…