Excerpt: After you unbox the BDP-S780 and plug it into your TV you are ready to go on a wonderful experience. With a fantastic Blu-ray player that also has a slew of internet apps, one of which is a web browser, plus you can convert 2D to 3D and adjust the 3D settings.
Excerpt: Sony offers some of the best value in Blu-Ray players today. After going through all the features and setup options this Blu-ray player offers and really diving into the network functions, I can say that the Sony BDP-S780 3D networking Blu-ray player would be a great addition to any home theater or...
Pros: Easy Setup, Built In Wi-Fi connectivity, Lots of Network Apps, Including SKYPE, 3D Upconversion, Fast Operation
Cons: No Dual Output for HDMI, Relatively standard build Quality, No Backlit Remote
This Blu-ray player has a slew of internet services, plus a Web browser
Good Gear Guide.au
22 December 2011
Summary: The Sony BDP-S780 offers a wide selection of Internet-streamed entertainment, but makes some curious compromises. Its 3D settings can improve stereoscopic viewing. But the US$230 price may be a painful trade-off for this model's capabilities.
Pros: Useful smartphone remote-control app, Great Internet app selection includes Web browser, Extra 3D settings improve quality