Conclusion: Technology enthusiasts always face the dilemma of when to buy. How long do you wait for features and price to meet the perfect buy point? It’s rarely in the first generation. The HD-XA1 is compatible with existing DVDs and CDs so early adopters won’t become obsolete any time soon. The player delivers a stunning image and dynamic, enveloping sound.
Pros: Excellent picture and sound
Cons: Slow startup time; no 1080p support; expensive; limited movies available