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Panasonic DMP-BD87

alaTest has collected and analyzed 146 reviews of Panasonic DMP-BD87. The average rating for this product is 3.1/5, compared to an average rating of 3.7/5 for other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) for all reviews. Reviewers really like the design and image quality. The usability and price also get good feedback, whereas there are some negative opinions about the reliability.

price, usability, image quality, design


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) the Panasonic DMP-BD87 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 135 user reviews of Panasonic DMP-BD87 from The average user rating for this product is 3.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.6/5 for other Digital Video Recorders (DVR) on Reviews about the design and image quality are overall positive. The usability and price also get good views. There are some critical comments about the reliability.

price, usability, image quality, design


58% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Panasonic DMP-BD87 Ultra-Fast Booting Blu-ray Disc PlayerPANASONIC DMP-BD87 All Region Multi Zone DVD Blu Ray Player Built-in Wi-Fi MultiZone PAL/NTSC. 100~240V 50/60Hz (6 Feet HDMI Cable Included)

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It works!


This one works much better than the higher priced Samsung I tried previously. More intuitive, faster boot-up and makes regular DVDs look great

No cons except I came to buy another one and they are out of stock

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Panasonic DMP-BD87 Blu-ray Disc Player


The player is a little slower than expected


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1/3 less expensive at other websites


1/3 cheaper at the river of mighty female fighters.

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Panasonic DMP-BD87 Blu-ray Disc Player


used not refurbished

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mike rauch


this order showed up like it was drop a few times box not in good shape.I went ahead and installed unit and it does not even turn on wish i would of got it at amazon instead of here

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Good Basic Player w/ network/internet features


No concerns. I have it hooked up to a Panasonic Plasma. Loads blu rays much faster than my 4 year old Samsung player. The network features are pretty easy to access and work well. Can't comment on wifi as I have it hardwired to my network. It has just...

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purchased this unit at boxing day sale because of Panasonic's reputation, sales persons advice .After 2 months of using the unit only 5-6 times it has died. not much help from Panasonic. Spent a lot of time trying to re-set factory settings, but still...

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Seems alright


Ummm...haven't really had a problem with the Wi-Fi. Having said that, I don't use it that much (we have Apple TV as well).This product gets bonus marks for ease of use for the sole reason that it automatically "flips" my TV to the HDMI input that is...

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Yeah Wi-Fi is useless on this one


Yep as already noted, the Wi-Fi is useless unless the modem is sitting on top of the player. Begs the question what is the point? Back to the store it goes.

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very disappointed with this player. WiFi is useless, unless I am within 15 feet of the router. I will be returning it.


Product Specifications


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


CI Plus: No
DVI Interface: No
Ethernet: Yes
Firewire IEEE-1394 Interface: No
UPnP: No
USB Interface: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: Yes

General Features

1080p Upscaling: Yes
3D: No
4K Passthrough / Upscaling: No
DVD Player / Recorder:DVD Player
Integrated VCR: No
Static / Portable:Static


Blu-ray Playback: Yes
DivX Playback: Yes
DVD-R Playback: Yes
DVD-RAM Playback: No
DVD-RW Playback: Yes
DVD+R Playback: Yes
DVD+RW Playback: Yes
HD-DVD Playback: No
Super Video CD / Video CD Playback: No


Blu-ray Recording: No
DVD-R Recording: No
DVD-RAM Recording: No
DVD-RW Recording: No
DVD+R Recording: No
DVD+RW Recording: No
MP3 Encoding: No
MPEG4 Recording: No


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