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LG BD590

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LG BD590

The LG BD590 is the first Blu-ray Disc player from the company to feature an integrated 250-gigabyte (GB) hard drive, which provides users with storage and instant playback of music, photos, personal videos and online movies from VUDU™. The player also incorporates NetCast Entertainment Access, which gives users access to an array of entertainment content options such as Netflix™, CinemaNow™, VUDU, YouTube™ and Pandora®. In 2010, new content partners may include Picasa photo service and for…

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LG BD590

The LG BD590 is the first Blu-ray Disc player from the company to feature an integrated 250-gigabyte (GB) hard drive, which provides users with storage and instant playback of music, photos, personal videos and online movies from VUDU™. The player also incorporates NetCast Entertainment Access, which gives users access to an array of entertainment content options such as Netflix™, CinemaNow™, VUDU, YouTube™ and Pandora®. In 2010, new content partners may include Picasa photo service and forecasts from AccuWeather.

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The LG BD590 also features BD Live which provides users with variety of content, such as movie scene extras, previews and the ability to read synopses and rate movies. It also includes Bonus View for picture-in-picture access to Blu-ray Disc special features, and allows users to toggle between their favorite movie scenes and bonus features on the disc. The LG BD590 also supports 1080p upscaling of standard DVDs for a near high definition viewing experience in any format. Featuring a built-in 250GB hard drive, the BD590 enables consumers to consolidate their digital media files in a single device, copy and archive their CD music collection via its MusicID® feature powered by Gracenote®. Gracenote's MusicID-Stream™ helps users identify music they are listening to, by pressing a button on their remote control, sending it to Gracenote which then returns information on the song, such as artist and genre, along with album cover art. Users can also utilize the player to import photos or personal videos that may have been scattered throughout the home on PCs or digital cameras can via the USB or Ethernet port to create a single organized library of personal memories. The BD590 also allows users to purchase movies from VUDU, with the option to stream or store movies directly on the hard drive. Other features on the LG BD590 include built-in Wi-Fi connectivity that allows users flexibility when installing a home entertainment system by connecting directly to any existing 802.11n wireless home network., Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) functionality which expands entertainment options by enabling access to family videos and pictures stored on other DLNA-enabled systems and allows users to enjoy their favorite memories on the big HDTV screen.

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