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Sony BDV-E4100

Sony BDV-E4100
alaScore 89

142 reviews

Oct, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 142 reviews of Sony BDV-E4100. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Home Theater Systems for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the size and price. The design and usability are also mentioned favorably, whereas reviews are divided on the reliability.

usability, design, price, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Home Theater Systems the Sony BDV-E4100 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 142 reviews)

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 15 user reviews of Sony BDV-E4100 from The average user rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Home Theater Systems on People really like the design. The usability is also appreciated.

price, usability, design

93% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony BDVE4100 3D Blu-ray Home Cinema SystemBDV-E4100

Oct, 2015

Consumer review by: Brian (

Sony BDVE4100


Very easy to hook up. Surround sound makes you feel like your part of the movie

None I can think of

Feb, 2014

Consumer review by: Jeff (

Sony BDVE4100


This Sony product is good

Feb, 2014

Consumer review by: Chris (

Sony BDVE4100


Great sound, weighty sub and most issues can be solved easily

Manual isn't in the box it's online. Very good once you get it, but would have preferred a book in the box

Feb, 2014

Consumer review by: Ubaid (

Sony BDVE4100


Good sound quality and range of features allowing me to connect a lot of my products with this surround sound player. Glad I bought this rather than a sound bar. Easy to use settings also

Home and smart screen are quite slow, although the actual settings and their capabilities are good. Anyhow it can take a while to get to the setting you want, which for me is quite annoying. If you are playing sound through your tv (ie hd box) then it...

Jan, 2014

Consumer review by: Asif (

Sony BDVE4100


Good features

but does take some fiddling as the instruction manual is useless

Jan, 2014

Consumer review by: Anthony (

Sony BDVE4100


Very easy to set up and good sound

Rather large connecting plugs on end of each speaker lead make it difficult / impossible to feed rear speaker leads through cable channels around the room (But that will not affect everyone)

Jan, 2014

Consumer review by: André (

Sony BDVE4100


Turns your tv into a smart tv, sound is great

I would put the surround sound speakers(back ones) on pillars instead of front ones

Oct, 2013

Consumer review by: Philip (

Sony BDVE4100


We wanted a WIRELESS system - no wires!!! ended up with cables going round the room - very disappointed. Person on phone had different views on what we meant by wireless even though I was very explicit. However, if you dont mind cables it's a good...

Jun, 2013

Product Specifications


AirPlay: No
DLNA certified: Yes
Internet Radio: No
UPnP: Yes
USB Recording: No
Web Content Access: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: Yes


Bluetooth: Yes
Ethernet: Yes
iPod Control:Direct Control
Number of Output Channels:5 + Subwoofer (5.1)
USB Interface: Yes

General Features

1080p Upscaling: Yes
2D to 3D Conversion: Yes
3D: Yes
4K Passthrough / Upscaling: No
4K Upscaling: No
CD Player / Recorder:CD Player
DVD Player / Recorder:DVD Player
Network Music System: No
Product Type:Home Theatre System
Sound Projector: No
Soundbar: No


Wireless Speakers: No


Blu-ray Playback: Yes
DivX Playback: No
DVD Audio Playback: No
MP3 Playback: Yes
Super Audio CD Playback: Yes
Super Video CD / Video CD Playback: No


DVD-R Recording: No
DVD-RAM Recording: No
DVD-RW Recording: No
DVD+R Recording: No
DVD+RW Recording: No


Dolby / DTS:Dolby Digital + DTS