Blu-ray Players

Samsung UBD-K8500
REVIEW

Samsung UBD-K8500

The Samsung UBD-K8500 4K Blu-ray player delivers the best in-home video quality ever, but only owners of the latest, most expensive TVs need apply.

4 stars Editors' rating on February 12, 2016
Panasonic DMP-UB900
EDITORS' TAKE

Panasonic DMP-UB900

Panasonic has announced that the DMP-UB900 4K Blu-ray player, which features both disc playback and streaming, is coming in September 2016.

Pricing not available

Slingbox M2
EDITORS' TAKE

Slingbox M2

The Slingbox M2 looks identical to its predecessor, but a higher hardware price includes the option to use ad-supported free mobile apps instead of the $15 paid versions.

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
1 star User rating out of 4 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
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
2.2 stars User rating out of 3 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
Samsung BD-F5900
REVIEW

Samsung BD-F5900

The Samsung BD-F5900 is an excellent Blu-ray player with the right mix of usability, performance, and speed.

4 stars Editors' rating on November 21, 2013
3.5 stars User rating out of 2 votes
Sony BDP-S5100
REVIEW

Sony BDP-S5100

The Sony BDP-S5100 Blu-ray player offers a wealth of services and very good image quality for the money.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on November 5, 2013
3.2 stars User rating out of 6 votes