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Sony BDPS790

alaTest has collected and analyzed 757 reviews of Sony BDPS790. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Blu-ray Players for all reviews. Comments about the finish and design are overall positive. The price and image quality are also mentioned favorably, whereas some have doubts about the size and reliability.

usability, image quality, price, design, finish

reliability, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Blu-ray Players the Sony BDPS790 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sony BDPS790

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 132 user reviews of Sony BDPS790 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Blu-ray Players on Amazon.co.uk. Opinions about the size and design are overall positive. The price and image quality are also mentioned favorably, but there are some mixed comments about the reliability.

usability, image quality, price, design, size

85% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony BDPS790 3D SMART Blu-ray Player with Built-in Wi-FiSony BDPS790 3D SMART Blu-ray Player with Built-in Wi-Fi

Nov, 2017

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Sony BDPS790

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 270 user reviews of Sony BDPS790 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Blu-ray Players on Amazon.com. People are impressed by the design and price. The image quality and usability also get good feedback. Some have doubts about the size and reliability.

usability, image quality, price, design

reliability, size

83% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony BDPS790 3D Blu-ray Player with Wi-FiSony BDPS790 3D Blu-ray Player with Wi-Fi

Nov, 2017

Expert review by: Andrew Gash — April 21, 2013 (audioholics.com)

Sony BDP-S790 Blu-ray Player Review

 

The Sony BDP-S790 is an excellent player. It's fast, produces an excellent quality picture, is ready for the 4K format of the future, and will stream all of the current media sources for just $249.

Apr, 2013

Expert review by: S21 (s21.com)

Sony BDP-S790 review

 

The Sony BDP-S790 is Sony's top-level Blu-Ray player with superior picture quality plus a mass of features including 4K upscaling.

It certainly isn't cheap, but it's the best Blu-Ray player we've ever reviewed. And actually, it's not outrageously expensive - it's cheaper than the Samsung BD-F7500 and outperforms the Samsung in just about every respect, except perhaps the ease of...

Nov, 2013

Expert review by: Tom Morgan (expertreviews.co.uk)

Sony BDP-S790 review

 

This highly specified player looks phenomenal and is bursting with features

Mar, 2013

Consumer review by: videonut (buydig.com)

fantastic 3-D, sound is awesome!

 

use it mostly for Blue Ray and 3-D movies.

Jul, 2013

Consumer review by: videonut (beachcamera.com)

fantastic 3-D, sound is awesome!

 

use it mostly for Blue Ray and 3-D movies.

Jul, 2013

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio D/A Converter (DAC):192kHz/24-bit
Built-in audio decoders:Dolby TrueHD, DTS Neo:6, DTS-HD Master Audio

Design

Color of product:Black

Energy Management

AC input frequency:60
AC input voltage:120
Power consumption (typical):22

Ergonomics

Blu-ray region code:A
Child lock: Yes
DVD region code:1
Parental Control: Yes
Screen saving functions: Yes
Skype: Yes

File formats

Audio formats supported:AAC, M4A, MP3, WAV, WMA
File type:FAT32/NTSF USB and HDD
Image formats supported:GIF, JPEG XR, JPG, PNG
Video compression format:AVCHD, M2TS, M4V, MKV, MP4, MPEG, MPEG1, MPEG2, MPEG4, MPG, MTS

Media Types

Disc types supported:BD, BD-R, BD-RE, CD, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW

Networking

Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes

Packaging Content

Batteries included: Yes
Cables included:AV
Handheld remote control: Yes
Manual: Yes
Warranty card: Yes

Performance

Auto power off: Yes
BD-Live: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Audio (L,R) out:1
Composite video out:1
Digital audio coaxial out:1
Digital audio optical out:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
HDMI: Yes
USB 2.0 ports quantity:2

Video

24p: Yes
2D-3D converter: Yes
3D compatibility: Yes
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Deep colour support: Yes
Full HD: Yes
Network streaming: Yes
Network streaming services supported:HuluPlus, Netflix, Pandora, YouTube
Noise reduction: Yes
Supported video modes:1080i, 1080p, 480i, 480p, 720p
Video upscaling: Yes
x.v.Color support: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:7.83
Height:1.81
Width:16.9