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Sony BDPS790

Sony BDPS790
alaScore 85

758 reviews

Aug, 2018

We have collected and analyzed 6 expert reviews and 752 user reviews from international sources. Experts rate this product 100/100 and users rate it 84/100. The average review date is Jul 17, 2013. We have compared these reviews to 168351 reviews from other Blu-ray Players. The alaScore™ for this product is 85/100 = Very good. Last update: Aug 14, 2018.

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Expert review by : Andrew Gash (

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.

Aug, 2012

Expert review by : S21 (

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 : Marshal Rosenthal (

Sony BDP-S790 3D Blu-ray Player Review


Sony BDP-S790 3D Blu-ray Player Review

Nov, 2012

Expert review by : Steve May (

Sony BDP-S790 review


The Sony BDP-S790 4K Blu-ray player brings quad HD to the table

Outstanding image quality ; Multimedia file support ; Plenty of Smart TV choice

Noisy disc transport ; Xrossmediabar UI looks dated ; No FLAC audio file support

Jul, 2012

Expert review by : Tom Morgan (

Sony BDP-S790 review


This highly specified player looks phenomenal and is bursting with features

Mar, 2013

Consumer review (

fantastic 3-D, sound is awesome!


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

Jul, 2013

Product Specifications


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


Color of product:Black

Energy Management

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


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


Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes

Packaging Content

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


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
USB 2.0 ports quantity:2


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