Blu-ray Players

Panasonic DMP-UB900
EDITORS' TAKE

Panasonic DMP-UB900

Panasonic has announced the DMP-UB900 premium 4K Blu-ray player, which features both disc playback and digital audio and video streaming.

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Sony UHP-H1
EDITORS' TAKE

Sony UHP-H1

In the absence of a 4K player, Sony has announced a high-end 1080p Blu-ray player it says is its first "hi-res" model.

Pricing not available

Samsung UBD-K8500
EDITORS' TAKE

Samsung UBD-K8500

Samsung is taking preorders for its first 4K Blu-ray player, which will be available for $399.

Samsung BD-J5900
REVIEW

Samsung BD-J5900

The Samsung BD-J5900 offers excellent image quality, speedy disc access and great bang for the buck.

4 stars Editors' rating on August 28, 2015
Sony BDP-S5500
REVIEW

Sony BDP-S5500

If you're looking for a streaming box that not only does Blu-ray movies but also plays games, then the Sony BDP-S5500 is an absolute bargain.

4 stars Editors' rating on June 4, 2015
2.5 stars User rating out of 2 votes
Samsung BD-H6500
REVIEW

Samsung BD-H6500

The Samsung BD-H6500 is simply the quickest Blu-ray player we've seen, delivering lightning-fast access to your movies on disc and streaming services like Netflix.

4 stars Editors' rating on November 5, 2014
1 star User rating out of 2 votes
Simple.TV 2
REVIEW

Simple.TV 2

As a streaming-based DVR the Simple.TV offers a lot of functionality including a novel sharing feature, but if you just want to watch on your TV, instead of a tablet or phone, there are better alternatives.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on September 5, 2014
Slingbox M1
REVIEW

Slingbox M1

The $150 Slingbox M1 brings TV streaming to nearly any mobile device, PC, or Mac, now with the convenience of built-in Wi-Fi.

4 stars Editors' rating on July 15, 2014
4.5 stars User rating out of 1 vote
Sony BDP-S3200
REVIEW

Sony BDP-S3200

The Sony BDP-S3200 will play your Blu-rays just fine but it doesn't do enough to embrace streaming media like its competitors.

3 stars Editors' rating on April 17, 2014
2.3 stars User rating out of 2 votes
LG BP530
REVIEW

LG BP530

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.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on December 9, 2013
0 stars User rating out of 3 votes