Firmware upgrades fry the ability to play regular DVD's
Mike Jaeger "Sturmer88", Amazon
26 September 2009
Summary: I can't believe i went with LG. Like so many others here I was quite happy at first. I loved the Netflix streaming, youtube, DIVX, and Bluray movies. However it's now just under 4 months and it no longer plays DVD's and rarely plays Bluray movies.
Summary: Update 9/21/11 I didn't realize that I had such a glowing review of this player on Amazon. Well, sometime after my original review a firmware update from LG killed the DVD and CD player capabilities turning this unit into a BlueRay only device and a major disappointment considering what I paid for...
Summary: I was going to purchase one of these units, saw it advertised in Rolling Stone and thought "YEAH!", I can finally bring streaming Netflix to my main HDTV! Then I got on here and read your reviews. How the heck could they build the perfect unit and FORGET to include Wi-Fi???
No Internal Memory!! Avoid if you want to utilize BD Live or other downloadable features...
TBatch "TB", Amazon
25 November 2008
Summary: . The player itself is awesome, as it is really easy to setup and it has a great picture; thou the disc load time is a little long as with all Blu-ray players. . But the major flaw is that the player itself has very minimal internal memory, according to LG's customer service it is barely enough to...