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Sony BDP-SX1

Sony BDP-SX1
alaScore 87

36 reviews

Apr, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 36 reviews from magazines and websites.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other DVD Players the Sony BDP-SX1 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 87/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 36 reviews)

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HARDWARE REVIEW: Sony BDP-SX1

 

In this age of tablets and video streaming is there still room for a portable Blu-ray player? Sony thinks so. Steve May takes some BDs on the road

Superb battery life; good USB media playback; WSVGA screen

Generally noisy; low-resolution video input; underpowered speaker system

Overall, the BDP-SX1 offers enough modern functionality to keep the concept of a portable disc-spinner alive. It’s reasonable to assume that if Blu-ray is to replace DVD as a mainstream format, it’ll need devices like this. Just because your hi-def...

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Sony BDP-SX1

 

If you've been building a collection of Blu-ray discs you may well be wondering how you're going to watch your movies on the move. Ripping BDs is impractical and, despite a great deal of puff, digital lockers have yet to open for business. Enter the...

Superb battery life; good USB media playback; WSVGA screen

Generally noisy; low-resolution video input; underpowered speaker system

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Sony BDP-SX1 review

 

If you want to take your Blu-rays on the road, Sony's BDP-SX1 portable player is a reasonable, if expensive, option. Its good USB media support is a bonus, but Blu-rays don't look significantly better than DVDs on a 10-inch screen.

Screen swivels 360 degrees ; USB media playback, with broad file support ; Excellent battery life ; HDMI output

Standard-definition connection kills image quality ; No Internet TV or streaming functionality ; Noisy ; Expensive

Product Specifications

Configuration

BD Live: Yes
DLNA certified: No
DVB-C: No
DVB-S: No
DVB-T: No
Electronic Program Guide (EPG): No
IPTV (Internet Protocol Television): No
Progressive Scan: Yes
Show View: No

Connectivity

Firewire IEEE-1394 Interface: No
HDMI: Yes
HDMI PORT: Yes
Type of Memory Stick Interface : No
Type of SD Card Interface : No
UPnP:NO UPNP
USB Interface: Yes
W-LAN Connection: No
WiFi Connectivity: No

General Features

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

Playback

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

Recording

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