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Blu-ray Players

Microsoft Xbox One (without Kinect)
REVIEW

Microsoft Xbox One ( without Kinect)

The cheaper, no-Kinect version of the Xbox One gives buyers a better deal by eliminating the one part of the console they probably didn't want to begin with -- but the PS4 remains a compelling alternative.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on 7 June 2014

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Microsoft Xbox One
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Microsoft Xbox One

Its high price and imperfect voice control and TV integration keep the Xbox One short of must-have territory, but the inclusion of Titanfall for free (for new purchases) helps Microsoft's console hold the line against Sony's compelling PS4.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on 20 November 2013
3.8 stars User rating out of 44 votes

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Sony BDP-SX1
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Sony BDP-SX1

If you want to take your Blu-rays on the road, Sony's BDP-SX1 portable player is a reasonable, if expensive, option. Its good USB media support is a bonus, but Blu-rays don't look significantly better than DVDs on a 10-inch screen.

3 stars Editors' rating on 20 September 2011

Typical price: £300.00

Cambridge Audio Azur 751BD
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Cambridge Audio Azur 751BD

The Cambridge Audio Azur 751BD is a 3D-ready Blu-ray player aimed at audiophiles. It sounds heavenly with pretty much any disc you feed it, but also delivers fabulous hi-def video and can stream almost every type of media via a LAN or USB. It's undeniably fine, but expensive.

4.5 stars Editors' rating on 19 August 2011

Typical price: £800.00

Samsung BD-D7500
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Samsung BD-D7500

Bafflingly small, the BD-D7500 pushes high-street Blu-ray design into the highfalutin realm once monopolised by a certain overpriced Danish brand. One to audition if you want a net-connected BD player that's as pretty as a picture.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on 12 July 2011
1 star User rating out of 5 votes

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Samsung BD-D8500M
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Samsung BD-D8500M

The Samsung BD-D8500M Blu-ray player appears to offer it all -- a 500GB PVR, 3D support and Internet connectivity. But its multitasking issues and unconvincing media-streaming capability rather take the shine off this ambitious package.

3 stars Editors' rating on 27 June 2011

Typical price: £320.00

Sony BDP-S480
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Sony BDP-S480

The Sony BDP-S480 is a steal at its current price. As well as premium 3D Blu-ray playback capability, it offers tonnes of other great features, including access to the Bravia Internet Video Web portal.

4 stars Editors' rating on 1 June 2011
2.8 stars User rating out of 2 votes

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Panasonic DMR-BWT700
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Panasonic DMR-BWT700

The Panasonic DMR-BWT700 is the most sophisticated Blu-ray recorder we've seen so far, combining fine 2D and 3D Blu-ray performance with versatile recording options. It's not particularly intuitive, though.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on 11 May 2011

Typical price: £500.00

Panasonic DMP-BDT310
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Panasonic DMP-BDT310

The Panasonic DMP-BDT310 is a great Blu-ray player with enough features to keep even the most enthusiastic users entertained for a long time. It's not the cheapest machine on the market, though.

4 stars Editors' rating on 14 March 2011

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Panasonic DMP-BD75
REVIEW

Panasonic DMP-BD75

The Panasonic DMP-BD75 is a perfectly capable Blu-ray player, but it costs too much and doesn't offer the online video-streaming capabilities of cheaper Sony and Samsung machines.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on 7 March 2011
2.5 stars User rating out of 2 votes

Typical price: £140.00