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Up for grabs is a Sony BDP-S500 Blu-ray Disc Player. If you're searching for the finest quality high-definition video playback solution that will transform your room into a powerful home theater experience, look no further. The Sony BDP-S500 Blu-ray Disc Player raises the bar of excellence with 1080p HD-resolution BD-Video and multi-format DVD playback capabilities. This player brings your movie theater experience to a whole new level, without breaking the bank. Item has been opened to check content and functionality it has passed all test and is in perfect working order with all accessories. Take advantage of this great low price while it lasts.

Manufacturer : Sony
Model Number : BDP-S500
Condition : New In Box


When it comes to playing true high-def Video on your new 1080p HDTV widescreen, Blu-Ray discs lead. The only way to play them is on a Blu-Ray player. It's also Backward compatible to play DVD and CD pre-recorded discs but if high-def is the thing you're aiming at this is the player you need. Amazing 24p True Cinema Output and cinema-tuned picture presets allow you to see movies exactly as the director intended. Featuring LPCM, Dolby TrueHD and DTS HD Audio decoding for ultra-realistic sound, this player is also a treat for the ears. And with BRAVIA Theatre Sync, you can control your compatible BRAVIA HDTV and Sony AV system with the press of a button. It supports support AVCHD discs encoded with x.v.color (xvYCC) technology, an international standard for wide color space. The standard expands the current Data range of video by about 1.8 times, allowing the players to output more natural and vivid colors similar to what the human eye can actually see. The players also feature compatibility with an array of video formats, including BDR - - DVD+R/+RW - DVD-R/-RW (Video Mode) - CD - CD-R/RW (CD-DA format) - MP3 and JPEG on DVD media. Likely the format of the Digital TV future, you can own and use it today with your new HDTV.

It combines functionality and versatility, with capabilities to playback all of your favorite DVDs. In fact, they will look and sound better than ever before, because this player can upconvert your DVD library to a 1080p high-definition experience. Enjoy the awesome power of Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD, and DTS-HD processing, for a wider, more enveloping surround-sound experience.

Moreover, the Sony BDP-S500 presents exquisite HDTV clarity that will be hard to match. With Blu-ray video playback at native HD resolutions of 720p/1080i/1080p, 60p and 24p True Cinema Output, AVC-HD Media Compatibility, and x.v.Color technology, this player offers the cleanest HD signal on the market with. With connectivity to multiple A/V components and playback capabilities to a slew of video and audio formats, your entertainment choices are endless.

Key Features

Blu-ray Disc Features
Blu-ray discs offers picture quality beyond anything available, with full capability 1080p HD resolution in Blu-ray and up to 40 Mbit/secs, encoding 5-10X the capacity of regular DVDs. It also features theater-quality uncompressed audio (supporting 8 channels of Liner PCM), up to 32 streams of audio, interactive capability, seamless menus, integrated games, hi-def bonus and educational features.

High-Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI)
This unit features an HDMI Version 1.3 output, capable of upconverting video signals to 720p, or 1080i/1080p. This technology enables this player to carry the HD audio and video information through a single cable and achieving the highest quality picture and clearest sound available.

BRAVIA Theatre Sync
Go beyond simple audio and video transmission with the "one-touch play" remote control feature that allows you to easily manage select BRAVIA televisions and Sony HDMI audio and video components with the included remote control.

Multi-Format Versatility
It plays: Blu-ray Discs BD-ROM/R/RE, DVD, DVD+R/W, DVD-R/W, and JPEG. Also, the player is backward-compatible, enabling playback of all your favorite DVDs in HD resolution.

Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD Processing
This unit has built-in processors to handle the multi-channel decoders for Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD processing. It employs the use of multiple DSPs to decode the multi-channel streams of the wide array of audio formats.

Supports Uncompressed Multi-Channel Linear PCM
When attached to a compatible AV amplifier via HDMI, up to 8 channels of Linear PCM surround sound can be realized. 5.1-channel output is available for non-compatible units via the digital output.

Component Video Output
It achieves greater color accuracy and high resolution playback capability when connected via the component output to your projector, plasma and/or LCD/CRT televisions.

High-Quality 24-bit Audio Processing
Its built-in 192 KHz/24-bit digital-to-analog converter is the offers exceptional multichannel audio conversion. By executing an accurate sound-field reproduction and reducing analog noise in the signal path, this unit is capable of reproducing an enveloping audio signal that is unsurpassed.

AVC-HD Media Compatibility
Enjoy the ability to playback your HD camcorder AVC-HD files in full HD resolution. AVC-HD discs encoded with x.v.Color (xvYCC) technology, an international standard for wide color space, expands the current data range of video by about 1.8 times, resulting in more natural and vivid colors similar to what the human eye can actually see.

Expanding Technology
BD incorporates stringent licensing control, powerful encryption and other content protection. The Blu-ray disc technology offers the ability to copy its data-content to your compatible components. Also, it offers the flexibility to make managed copies across a home network to enjoy music and movies on your PC.

Parental Lock
For parents who want full control of media content played back through player, the BDP-S500's menu features a parental control and rating system adjustment.

Full-Feature Remote Control
Included with this package is a full-feature remote control capable of executing every command from any angle up to 30.

System NTSC
Region 1
Progressive Scan Yes
HD Upconversion Yes, 1080p

Dolby Digital / DTS Compatibility Yes
Built-in Decoder Yes
HDCD Decoding Not Specified By Manufacturer
Audio D/A Converter 192 KHz/24-bit
Virtual Surround Not Specified By Manufacturer
Bass Management No
THX Certified No

Disc Playback Formats
Video Blu-ray Discs, BD-ROM/R/RE, DVD, DVD-R/W, DVD+R/W
MP3 Playback Yes, Content must be in DVD+R/W, DVD-R/W formats
LPCM Yes, w/HDMI bitstream out
Dolby Digital Plus Yes, w/HDMI bitstream out
Dolby TrueHD Yes, w/HDMI bitstream out
DTS-HD Yes, w/HDMI bitstream out
Pictures JPEG, Content must be in DVD+R/W, DVD-R/W formats

Digital Media Slot No
Slow Motion Playback Yes
Frame-by-Frame Playback Yes
Bookmarking Yes
Zoom Yes

Analog Composite Video: x1 Out (RCA)
S-Video: x1 Out
Component Video: x1 Out (RCA)
2-Channel Audio: x1 Out (RCA)
5.1 Channel Audio: x1 Out (RCA)
Coaxial Audio: x1 Out (RCA)
Optical Audio: x1 Out
HDMI: x1 Out (v 1.3)
Control No

Tray Type Single
Remote Yes
Power Requirements 120VAC, 60 Hz
Dimensions (WxHxD) 16.9 x 3.9 x 14.2" (430 x 99.2 x 361mm)
Weight 10.5 lbs (4.8 kg)
Color Black
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