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LG BD560

LG BD560
alaScore 77

124 reviews

Nov, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 124 reviews of LG BD560. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Blu-ray Players for all reviews. Reviews about the reliability and size are generally positive. The design and usability also get good opinions.

price, usability, design, size, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Blu-ray Players the LG BD560 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 77/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 40 user reviews of LG BD560 from The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Blu-ray Players on Reviewers are impressed by the usability. The size is also mentioned favorably.

price, size, usability

90% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: LG BD560 BD Blu-ray Player

Nov, 2015

Consumer review by: Tonnee (

Great Bit of Kit


Got this for the bargain price of £102 from Asda Direct, the day after it went up to £140 !

May, 2010

Consumer review by: Manj (

LG BD560


Comet adverting as it supports DLNA. I confirmed with LG support. This player does not support DLNA.

lacks dlna

Feb, 2011

Consumer review by: lola (

brilliant product


This product is amazing! Brought this for my DVD mad boyfriend and he loves it! plays dvds and blurays as well as from an external hard drive, everything you could need in one product. perfect quality too!

Jan, 2011

Consumer review by: grant (

Good value blu-ray player


Played every dvd i've tried also off usb no problems in playback (unlike some i've tried).blu-ray quality as expected - awesome,highly recommend especially if you already have an LG tv so that you can take advantage of its 'simplink' capability ie use...

Jan, 2011

Consumer review by: Mal (

Excellent piece of kit


So easy to set up and use. Auto up-scaling eliminates messing about through endless menus. USB at the front is massively useful. I have an external drive plugged in with film and sound files. It accesses these via a simple menu. A brilliant piece of...

Jan, 2011

Consumer review by: mysterius (



when i got it home and tried it with my TV the dvd kept sticking and would not play my movie took it back and got my money back

Jan, 2011

Consumer review by: mich19 (



bought this to replace a LG dvd with built in hard drive which was very noisy this is so much easier to use. the picture quality on my standard dvd do seem a lot better though i think you would benefit from a full HD tv was a good price

Nov, 2010

Consumer review by: Amanda (

Good value for money


I've been looking for a Blu-ray DVD Player since I bought my new HD television. This one is so easy to set up and has so many other functions as well as playing Blu-ray DVD's. I would recommend it to anyone and have done. Picture quality is excellent...

Aug, 2010

Consumer review by: Doxeywolf (

Great Purchase


Straight out of the box, slot in the HDMI cable and plug in, so so simple, even simpler as we have got a LG TV, great features better than expected as we only paid a mid rane price for it

Aug, 2010

Product Specifications


BD Live: Yes
DLNA certified: No
Electronic Program Guide (EPG): No
IPTV (Internet Protocol Television): No
Progressive Scan: Yes
Show View: No
Video-on-Demand (VoD): No


CI Plus: No
DVI Interface: No
Ethernet: Yes
Firewire IEEE-1394 Interface: No
Type of Memory Stick Interface : No
Type of SD Card Interface : No
USB Interface: Yes
W-LAN Connection: No
WiFi Connectivity: No

General Features

1080p Upscaling: Yes
3D: No
3D Ready: No
DVD Player / Recorder:DVD Player
Integrated VCR: No
Static / Portable:Static
Table / Portable:Table


Blu-ray Playback: Yes
DivX Playback: Yes
DVD Audio Playback: No
HD-DVD Playback: No
PC Streaming: No
Super Audio CD Playback: No
Super Video CD / Video CD Playback: No
UPnP: Yes


Blu-ray Recording: No
Double Layer Recording:Not Applicable
MP3 Encoding: Yes
MPEG4 Recording: No


DTS Decoder:DTS HD Decoder
Real Dolby:Dolby Digital Plus / True HD