This Samsung is simply the quickest Blu-ray player we've seen, delivering lightning-fast access to your movies on disc as well as on streaming services like Netflix.
The Samsung BD-H6500 is simply the quickest Blu-ray player we've seen which means the speediest access to your movies and Netflix.
The Sony BDP-S3200 will play your Blu-rays just fine but it's not quite as up-to-date as competitors especially when it comes to streaming media.
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The LG BP530 has built-in Wi-Fi and a good selection of apps, but there are just enough quirks to keep it from being a top Blu-ray player pick.
The LG BP530 isn't the speediest player on the block but it offers good playback and a large selection of apps.
The Onkyo BD-SP809 is a premium Blu-ray player with solid build and good performance but a fairly limited new media feature set.
The Yamaha BD-S473 is a low- to mid-priced player that is great for playing discs but could do more with its smart features.
The Pioneer BDP-160 is a low-cost, high-performance player with excellent network media streaming support and convenient Wi-Fi connectivity.
The Oppo BDP-103 Darbee Edition is about as good as it gets with disc playback and supports this with unusual "Darbee" picture enhancements and strong network media support.
The Samsung BD-F5900 is an excellent Blu-ray player with the right mix of usability, performance, and speed, making it a highly recommendable purchase.