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Sony BDV-E980W

Sony BDV-E980W
alaScore 80

49 reviews

Dec, 2018

We have collected and analyzed 1 expert reviews and 48 user reviews from international sources. Experts rate this product 80/100 and users rate it 64/100. The average review date is Mar 24, 2012. We have compared these reviews to 175833 reviews from other Home Theater Systems. The alaScore™ for this product is 80/100 = Very good. Last update: Dec 10, 2018.

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After sales service is abysmal


13 months after purchase the blu ray/Amplifier broke down. At the time the sony website stated that blu rays had a warranty of 3 years, when we tried to claim warranty we were told that was a mistake on the website and the website would be updated to 1...


doesn't last

Jun, 2014

Consumer review (

Good quality sound for mid priced unit


Mid priced system with good features and sound quality. Easy to set up and program, although internet brower feature is clumsy without a keyboard. Modern design and blends into room well.

Sound quality for price, speakers have neat sturdy stands, wireless rear speakers

Cheap quality cables, electronic touch controls on unit....I dont trust this to continue working long term.

Feb, 2012

Product Specifications


Audio decoders:Dolby Digital,Dolby Digital Plus,Dolby Pro Logic,Dolby Pro Logic II,Dolby TrueHD,DTS,DTS Neo:6,DTS-HD
Audio formats supported:MP3, WAV, WMA
Audio output channels:7.1
Built-in audio decoders:Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Pro Logic, Dolby Pro Logic II, Dolby TrueHD, DTS, DTS Neo:6, DTS-HD
RMS rated power:1000

Center speaker

Center speaker type:2-Way

Disk Drive

Built-in hard drive: No

Energy Management

Auto power off: Yes
Power consumption (standby):0.3
Power consumption (typical):130

Front speakers

Front speaker type:2-Way

Hard Drive

Built-in hard drive:N

Management Features

Handheld remote control: Yes
Sleep Timer: Yes


Wi-Fi: Yes

Optical Drive

Disc types supported:BD-R, BD-RE, BD-ROM, CD, DVD
Number of disks:1
Number of optical discs:1
Optical disc player type:Blu-ray Player

Other Features

HDMI ports quantity:2
LED Indicators: Yes
Surround speaker dimensions (WxHxD):10.8 x 9.65 x 47.4
Surround speaker weight:95.2
Transmitter depth:13.1
Transmitter height:2.95
Transmitter width:16.9

Packaging Content

Quick start guide: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Audio (L,R) in: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
Microphone in: Yes
USB 2.0 ports quantity:2
USB ports quantity:2
USB version:2.0


Auto power off:Y
Power consumption (standby):0.3
Power consumption (typical):130


FM radio: Yes
Preset stations quantity:20
RDS features:Ps
Supported bands:AM, FM
Supported radio bands:AM,FM


Subwoofer type:Active
Wireless subwoofer: No

Technical Details

Apple docking compatibility:iPhone, iPod
Color of product:Black
Game mode: Yes
Image formats supported:GIF, PNG
Karaoke: No
Playback mode:Normal
Playback Modes:Normal

TV Tuner

TV tuner integrated: No


3D compatibility: Yes
Full HD: Yes
Video compression format:MKV, MP4
Video formats supported:MKV,MP4

Weight & Dimensions

Center speaker dimensions (WxDxH):2.32 x 2.09 x 12.4
Center speaker weight:14.1
Front speaker dimensions (WxDxH):47.4 x 9.65 x 10.8
Front speaker weight:95.2
Main unit dimensions (WxDxH):16.9 x 12.6 x 2.95
Main unit weight:144.6
Satellite speaker dimensions (WxDxH):47.4 x 9.65 x 10.8
Subwoofer dimensions (WxDxH):13.4 x 8.46 x 16.3
Subwoofer weight:275.1