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Sony BDP-S300 Blu-Ray Player
$299.99 - $379.99
pros: Good remote, easy setup
cons: Slow startup, price
Your First Blu-ray
To go with the new HDTV, my mom recently bought a Blu-Ray player. She went with the Sony BDP-S300 wi... See Full Review
pros: Made by Sony
cons: Made to work slow
Slow But Steady Doesn't Always Win
We waited impatiently for the HD versus Blu-Ray war to end before upgrading our original DVD player.... See Full Review
pros: HD quality is awesome. Upconversion is awesome too.
cons: Just about everything. Takes forever to load.
Without a doubt, the single worst piece of electronics I've ever purchased. Takes FOREVER just for t... See Full Review
pros: Picture Quality, Build Quality
cons: Retail Price, No Network Plug for Updates, Some Movies Have Issues Playing
Flawed Player, Great Picture
I bought the Sony BDP-S300 as my first player as I journeyed in the realm of Blu-Ray. I was al... See Full Review
pros: Excellent picture quality.
cons: Painfully slow; no HDMI cable. Not 2.0 standards.
Sony: What's in a Name?
Early pricing on this model was $400 and sadly, not worth even with the new lower prices. The early... See Full Review
pros: Great video and audio, even with standard DVD's.
cons: Load times are longer, unit runs hot.
Having owned DVD players since they first arrived on the market, I was familiar with 'red' DVD playb... See Full Review
pros: Good picture/sound.
cons: Extremely slow.
Remember 286 processor? It's that slow.
If I knew I would have never bought this. Picture is awesome no question about it. But the only poss... See Full Review
pros: Excellent image quality
cons: Slow, slow, slow clunky operation. Not ready for market by a mile!
Works, but has some issues
My reference system(S) for this test: Mitsubishi HC1500 home theater projector 120 inch Elite Cinegr... See Full Review
pros: Numerous video outputs
cons: This player does everything slowly
Incredible image quality
I could go on-and-on about the impressive quality when playing Blu-Ray discs on this player. But we... See Full Review
pros: Nice design, good remote, reasonable price.
cons: BUGGY. SLOW.. SLOOOW and BUGGY
Great Picture - Disappointed Otherwise
I have owned many Sony products and have always been very pleased. This is the first to break that c... See Full Review
|Audio/Video Outputs||Composite x 1|
|Audio DAC||24 bit / 192 kHz|
|Surround Sound||DTS (Digital out only)|
|Video Output System||PAL|
|Video Upconversion||1080p (HDTV)|
|Playable File Formats||MPEG-4|
|Number Of Discs||1|
|Progressive Scan||With Progressive Scan|
|Playable Disc Formats||DVD|
|Features||Letter Box Conversion|