Other new Blu-ray players in the same line include the BD550 and BD570. The BD570 has the same features as the higher-end BD590 but without the hard drive.
All the new Blu-ray players from LG are built for On-Demand content, with NetCast providing access to Netflix, CinemaNow, VUDU, YouTube and services. Supported audio formats include Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD Advanced Digital Out.
LG also announced a new line of Home Theater Systems with 3-channel wireless speakers powered by 1100 watts. The LG LHB975 supports Dolby True HD, DTS-HD Master Audio as well as iPod and iPhone connectivity. The LG LHB975 also features access to Netflix, VUDU, CinemaNow, YouTube, Pandora, Picasa and AccuWeather via wired Ethernet or Wi-Fi. Lower tier models include the LHB535 and LHB335 all with Netcast.