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Sony BDV-N990W

Sony BDV-N990W
alaScore 83

33 reviews

Sep, 2018

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 33 reviews of Sony BDV-N990W. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Home Theater Systems for all reviews. People are impressed by the price. The design also gets good reviews.

design, price

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Home Theater Systems the Sony BDV-N990W is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by : Anand Tuliani (

Sony BDV-N990W Review - Tech2


One good thing that has happened in all this is that the prices of Blu-ray and 3D-capable HTiB sets (Home Theater in a Box) have reduced considerably. Sony BDV-N990W is one of them.

There is a large consumer segment that does not associate with Sony as a price-conscious brand and the BDV-N990W can be an eye-opener for them. The modest price tag of Rs 40k for a full HD 3D Blu-ray HTiB is a great deal. It offers some innovative...

Dec, 2012

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Sony BDV-N990W - PCQuest


In the last few years the prices of Blu-Ray and 3D-capable HTiB sets (Home Theater in a Box) have reduced considerably. This Sony BDVN990W is one of them. At the

Apr, 2013

Consumer review (

Great all in one home theatre package


This is a really good all in one home theatre package to match with a large HDTV. I waited a while to buy one, my main criteria was a unit which took 5.1 LPCM input over HDMI. Previous Sony and current Samsung units only advertise 2.0 LPCM input. But I...

Great sound and input options. Just wish NVIDIA 3DTV Play recognised it!

It's a huge, long unit with an awkward side slotted disc loading system, which could make for difficult placement in some entertainment units. Shiny LCD / control panel scratched very easily first time I cleaned it.

Feb, 2013

Consumer review (

Great picture, amazing sound.


We bought this as a upgrade. It's excellent. It's good looking and works so well. Was easy to put together. The wireless rear speakers are a must have! Less wires around our house. Easy to use touch screen On the DVD player. "Make watching movies...

The look, speakers

Nov, 2012

Product Specifications


Audio decoders:Dolby Pro Logic II,Dolby Pro Logic IIx,DTS,DTS 96/24,DTS-ES (Discrete 6.1),DTS-ES (Matrix 6.1),DTS-HD,DTS-HD Master Audio
Audio formats supported:M4A, MP3, WAV, WMA
Audio output channels:5.1
Built-in audio decoders:Dolby Pro Logic II, Dolby Pro Logic IIx, DTS, DTS 96/24, DTS-ES (Discrete 6.1), DTS-ES (Matrix 6.1), DTS-HD, DTS-HD Master Audio
RMS rated power:1000

Center speaker

Center speaker RMS power:250

Disk Drive

Built-in hard drive: No

Energy Management

Auto power off:

Front speakers

Front speakers RMS power:250

Hard Drive

Built-in hard drive:N

Management Features

Handheld remote control: Yes
Sleep Timer:


Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes

Optical Drive

Number of disks:1
Number of optical discs:1
Optical disc player type:Blu-ray Player
Playback disc formats:Blu-Ray video, CD video, DVD video, DVD-VR

Other Features

HDMI ports quantity:

Packaging Content

Manual: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) out:1
Composite video out:1
Digital audio coaxial in:1
Digital audio optical in:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
HDMI in:2
HDMI out:1
Number of HDMI outputs:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1


FM radio: Yes
Preset stations quantity:20

Satellite speakers

Number of satellite speakers:2
Satellite speakers RMS power:250


Subwoofer RMS power:250
Wireless subwoofer: No

Technical Details

Apple docking compatibility: No
Child lock: Yes
Color of product:Black
Deep color support:Y
Deep colour support: Yes
Image formats supported:GIF, JPG, MPO, PNG
Parental Control: Yes
x.v.Color support: Yes

TV Tuner

TV tuner integrated: No


3D compatibility: Yes
Full HD: Yes
Internet TV: Yes
Progressive Scan: Yes
Video compression format:ASF, AVCHD, AVI, M2TS, M4V, MKV, MP4, MPEG1, MPEG2, MPEG4, MTS, WMV, WMV9, XVID

Weight & Dimensions

Center speaker dimensions (WxDxH):13 x 2.24 x 2.32
Center speaker weight:17.6
Front speaker dimensions (WxDxH):10.1 x 10.1 x 47.2
Front speaker weight:102.3
Main unit dimensions (WxDxH):18.1 x 8.9 x 5.83
Main unit weight:123.5
Satellite speaker dimensions (WxDxH):10.1 x 10.1 x 47.2
Satellite speaker weight:98.8
Subwoofer dimensions (WxDxH):8.31 x 16.2 x 13.3
Subwoofer weight:254