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Sony BDP-S1700

Sony BDP-S1700
alaScore 92

343 reviews

Aug, 2018

We have collected and analyzed 5 expert reviews and 338 user reviews from international sources. Experts rate this product 80/100 and users rate it 89/100. The average review date is Mar 19, 2017. We have compared these reviews to 168351 reviews from other Blu-ray Players. The alaScore™ for this product is 92/100 = Excellent. Last update: Aug 14, 2018.

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Expert review by : Clint DeBoer (

Sony BDP-S1700ES Blu-ray 3D Player First Look


Adding to its high-end 3D capabilities Sony has announced a new entry into its ES line - the BDP-S1700ES 3D Blu-ray player with 802.11n wi-fi, iPhone app, 1080p upconversion, and USB & DLNA support.

Jul, 2010

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Sony BDP-S1700 review

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The Sony BDP-S1700 is Sony's entry-level Blu-ray player. It won't play 3D or 4K ultra-HD discs, but it still has a variety of smart features so that you can access online streaming content. Is this player a great-value option or a cheap dud? We sent it...

Jul, 2016

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The best thing can come in the smallest packages!


Very small footprint but an outstanding set of features packed inside, not sure I'll use all of them but it is nice to know they are there. For now the job of playing BlueRay Discs is done easily, quickly and to the highest quality.

Mar, 2016

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Great bluray sacd player


This is a great player for money, with tons of features, It would be the ultimate player if it had no cons that i listed, even if it was more money. Does not play FLAC.

sounds great, price. sacd & bluray

no balanced outputs for stereo, fixed power cord. No FLAC files

Mar, 2011

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Good Picture Quality


Very easy to setup. Smooth Streaming Nice Player Compact Best for Smart TV(Not best for 4k or 3D TV because there are other ups calling product) Only one thing, HDMI wire needs to buy separately.

Feb, 2016

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Perfect for my needs


Bought this this past spring and I love the fact I can get Netflix and other streaming apps as well as blu-ray dads to watch

Jul, 2018

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Blue Heaven


Caught up with the 21st century with a Blu-Ray DVD. Excellent!

Jul, 2018

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Most helpful retailer


I needed to replace a DVD player. I received excellent advice from Richer sounds, as I always do, and am very pleased with my purchase.

Jun, 2018

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Wagner in my sittingvroom


It's fine. Just what I always should have had. I got it in order to watch Wagner's Ring Cycle (stopping and starting and studying) before I see it for real in October. It sometimes suddenly loses the picture and Samsung bounces across the screen at...

Jun, 2018

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Very good product


I received this as a gift last Christmas and love it.

May, 2018

Product Specifications


Audio decoders:DTS Neo:6,DTS-HD Master Audio,Dolby TrueHD / DTS-HD,Dolby TrueHD
Built-in audio decoders:DTS-HD, Dolby TrueHD


Color of product:Black
Device type:Blu-ray Player

Energy Management

Power consumption (standby):0.25
Power consumption (typical):8.5


Child lock:Y / Yes
Parental Control:Y / Yes
Remote Control Type:RMT-B127P
Screen saving functions: Yes

File formats

Audio formats supported:AAC,AC3,M4A,MKA,MP3,WAV,WMA
Image formats supported:BMP,GIF,JPG,PNG
Video formats supported:3G2,3GP,3GPP,AVC,AVI,M2TS,M4V,MKV,MOV,MP4,MPEG,MPEG1,MPEG2,MPEG4,MPG,MTS

Media Types



Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Wi-Fi:N / No

Packaging Content

Batteries included:Y / Yes
Handheld remote control:Y / Yes
Manual:Y / Yes
Warranty card:Y / Yes


Playback Modes:Next, Pause, Play, Previous, Shuffle, Slow, Slow forward, Stop
Progressive Scan: No

Ports & interfaces

Digital audio coaxial out:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
HDMI:Y / Yes
HDMI ports quantity:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1


Power consumption (standby):0.25
Power consumption (typical):8.5


Card reader integrated:N / No


24p: Yes
24p support:Y
Deep color support:Y
Deep colour support: Yes
Full HD:Y / Yes
Network streaming: Yes
Supported video modes:1080p
Video upscaling:Y / Yes

Weight & Dimensions