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Sony BDP-S500
5.1 out of 10

Sony BDP-S500

This Blu-Ray disc player already has a parental channel lock. I Read more

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Reviews and Problems with Sony BDP-S500

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Overall 2
2.0

One Star

J. Leiphart "Filter Buyer", Amazon
29 July 2014
Overall 2
2.0

If you own a Mac... DO NOT BUY THIS PLAYER

Brian L, Amazon
14 October 2011
  • Summary: Everything you'd expect a Blu Ray player to do EXCEPT... This player is as slow as they come. Expect at least 5 minutes to load a disc. And worst of all if you have a Mac they won't support firmware updates online and they charge you to send out the a disc with the updates when their player doesn't...
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Overall 2
2.0

This unit never worked right.

Andrew P. Thierry "northman", Amazon
13 February 2010
  • Summary: From the beginning there were annoying delays in start-up and change. After a year the machine began to "freeze". Finally it stopped working altogether. I got the update disc from Sony to no avail.
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Overall 2
2.0

Poor Unit

Michael Kintner, Amazon
20 January 2009
  • Summary: I had the unit for 18 days and purchased from Capital Electronics, the unit has stopped working and Capital said they will not help me because they only will doing something for the first 15 days of purchase. This sucks because it was a Christmas present and now we are out $250.
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Overall 2
2.0

I just don't get it...

brainwhistle "brainwhistle", Amazon
13 August 2008
  • Summary: How does the company that invented (in effect) BluRay put out a player that not only refuses to play a brand new BluRay disc, but trying to do so causes the player to shut down!! If this is that that BD-Java code, then it is truly pathetic that it isn't backward compatible.
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