Built-in WiFi-n for faster, wider wireless performance
WiFi-n, also known as IEEE 802.11n, is the new wireless network standard. It includes many new options to improve the quality of the wireless link, offering faster speed and wider range compared to previous WiFi standards. WiFi-n also features backward compatibility, which makes it possible for this player to transmit to and receive from routers that operate on older WiFi standards.
Blu-ray 3D Disc playback for a full HD 3D experience at home
Full HD 3D provides the illusion of depth for a heightened, realistic cinema viewing experience at home. Separate images for the left and right eyes are recorded in 1920 x 1080 full HD quality and alternately played on screen at a high speed. By watching these images through special glasses that are timed to open and close the left and right lenses in synchronization with the alternating images, the full-HD 3D viewing experience is created.
Dolby TrueHD for high fidelity sound
Dolby TrueHD deliver the finest sound from your Blu-ray Discs. Audio reproduced is virtually indistinguishable from the studio master, so you hear what the creators intended for you to hear. Dolby TrueHD complete your high definition entertainment experience.
Netflix-Streaming TV Episodes and Movies over the Internet
Instantly watch TV episodes and movies as often as you want on your Philips TV. All you need is an internet connection (either Wi-Fi or Ethernet) and a Netflix membership package that includes streaming, and you are ready to go.
Watch YouTube videos directly on your big screen TV*
Get YouTube videos on your TV now. Enjoy the huge collection of online videos on a larger screen, without even having to turn your computer on. Simply ensure that your Blu-ray player or Home theater system is connected to the Internet, either wirelessly* or through cables - then sit back and enjoy the best of YouTube.
DivX Plus HD Certified for high definition DivX playback
DivX Plus HD on your Blu-ray player and/or DVD player offers the latest in DivX technology to let you enjoy HD videos and movies from the Internet direct to your Philips HDTV or PC. DivX Plus HD supports the playback of DivX Plus content (H.264 HD video with high-quality AAC audio in an MKV file container) while also supporting previous versions of DivX video up to 1080p. DivX Plus HD for true HD digital video.
EasyLink to control all HDMI CEC devices via a single remote
EasyLink lets you control multiple devices like DVD players, Blu-ray players, soundbar speaker, Home theater and TV's etc. with one remote. It uses HDMI CEC industry-standard protocol to share functionality between devices through the HDMI cable. With one touch of a button, you can operate all your connected HDMI CEC enabled equipment simultaneously. Functions like standby and play can now be carried out with absolute ease.
BD-Live (Profile 2.0) to enjoy online Blu-ray bonus content
BD-Live opens up your world of high definition even further. Receive up-to-date content just by connecting your Blu-ray Disc player to the internet. Exciting new things like exclusive downloadable content, live events, live chats, gaming and on-line shopping all await you. Ride the high definition wave with Blu-ray Disc playback and BD-Live
DVD video upscaling to 1080p via HDMI for near-HD images
HDMI 1080p upscaling delivers images that are crystal clear. DVD movies in standard definition can now be enjoyed in high definition resolution - ensuring more details and more true-to-life pictures. Progressive Scan (represented by "p" in "1080p') eliminates the line structure prevalent on TV screens, again ensuring relentlessly sharp images. To top it off, HDMI makes a direct digital connection that can carry uncompressed digital HD video as well as digital multi-channel audio, without conversions to analog - delivering perfect picture and sound quality, completely free from noise.
Direct remote access to Netflix and Vudu movie services
To speed up the process, and make it more user-friendly, there are Netflix and VUDU shortcut buttons on remote control that allow you to do the basic commands necessary both for watching your video and for controlling the general interface.
USB 2.0 plays video/music from USB flash/hard disk drive
The Universal Serial Bus or USB is an industry standard that allows high-speed, easy connection of peripherals to PCs, consumer electronics and mobile products. The USB 2.0 provides better and faster performance - up to 40 times quicker than the USB 1.0 and with a data transfer rate of up to 480 Mbps from the original 12 Mbps. When plugged in, everything configures automatically. With USB 2.0, simply plug in your USB portable devices or hard disk drives, select the movie, music or photo and play away.