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Sony BDP-S1
4.9 out of 10

Sony BDP-S1

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Overall 6
6.0

Sony BDP-S1E

CNET
26 October 2007
  • Summary: In many ways, the Sony BDP-S1E is a perfect snapshot of the current state of Blu-ray play. On the one hand, it shows to breathtaking effect just what awesome audio and especially video treats Blu-ray can deliver.
  • Pros: Marvellous picture quality; sturdy build; 1080p/24 support; good audio.
  • Cons: Not compatible with BD Profile 1.1; no HDMI 1.3 input; slow to load discs; full of operational glitches.
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Sony BDP-S1 Blu-ray Disc Player: Short Take

Sound & Vision Magazine
8 December 2006
  • Excerpt: HD DVD had, on the other hand, launched with two Toshiba players with considerable ergonomic issues. These first-gen players are still afflicted with slow startup times and disc access, and playback glitches that would embarrass a $79 DVD player.
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Sony BDP-S1 Blu-ray Disc Player: First Look

Sound & Vision Magazine
16 July 2006
  • Excerpt: Sony's BD player is now due several months after the Blu-ray format's introduction, and while we certainly hope it's worth the wait, it appears to have some baffling omissions. There is no Ethernet connection, it won't playback CDs, and as of now won't be compatible with HDMI version 1.3.
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Overall 8
8.0

Expert Review

Good Gear Guide.au
3 February 2008
  • Summary: This is the product to watch for Blu-ray enthusiasts. It's not cheap, but the exceptional quality of its features and functionality easily justify its price.
  • Pros: Excellent image quality with true high-definition 1080p Blu-ray playback, great DVD upscaling, beautiful design, quick and easy to use.
  • Cons: Some features will require new displays to function, occasional bug with menus.
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Overall 8
8.0

Sony BDP-S1E review

TechRadar UK
5 September 2007
  • Summary: Impressive pictures are let down by lack of interactivity
  • Pros: Stunning colours 1080p 24 True Cinema mode Competitive price
  • Cons: Slow startup Incompatible with BD profile 1.1 Lacks support for DTS-HD
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Sony BDP-S 1

Audio
3 February 2008
Overall 6
6.3

Nagelneues Auslaufmodell: Sony BDP-S1E

CNET
27 November 2007
  • Summary: Der Sony BDP-S1E ist eine perfekte Momentaufnahme des aktuellen Standes im großen Blu-ray-Spiel: Einerseits zeigt er mit atemberaubender Deutlichkeit, welche beeindruckenden Audio- und besonders Videoqualitäten Blu-ray liefern kann.
  • Pros: hervorragende Bildqualität, solide Bauweise, 1080p/24-Unterstützung, gute Audioqualität
  • Cons: nicht kompatibel zu Blu-ray-Profile 1.1, kein HDMI-1.3-Eingang, DVDs werden nur langsam geladen, zahlreiche Mängel im Betrieb
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Test: Sony Blu-ray

Flatpanels.dk
1 November 2007

BDP-S1E - odtwarzacz Bonda

nt.interia.pl
27 July 2007
  • Excerpt: Pudełko z odtwarzaczem jest naprawdę duże, szybko okaże się, że i odtwarzacz ma swoje wymiary, a konkretnie 430 na 106 na 355 mm. Także waga jest dość charakterystyczna - 7,5 kg. Rozmiary BDP-S1E rzeczywiście mogą niektórym przeszkadzać, ale najwyraźniej pierwsze urządzenia pełniące rolę odtwarzacza...
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Avant-première : Blu-Ray Sony BDP-S1 (version US)

CNET
7 March 2007
  • Conclusion: Attendue l’été prochain en Europe, la platine Blu-Ray de Sony est disponible aux Etats-Unis depuis fin décembre à moins de 1000$. Certains se sont déjà laissés tenter...
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