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post #1 of 10 Old 02-13-2015, 04:59 PM - Thread Starter
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2015 Samsung Players: BD-J5900, J5700, J5100

No release dates yet, but I found these 3 new players on Samsung's website. The casing has been completely re-designed.

BD-J5900
Built-In Wi-Fi
New Opera TV Apps
3D Blu-ray™
Screen Mirroring

BD-J5700/ZA
Built-in Wi-Fi
New Opera TV Apps
Blu-ray™

BD-J5100
Built-in LAN
New Opera
Blu-ray™

Here's a photo of the 3D model

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Ugliest players I have seen. Why would anyone invest in one of these when the new 4K players are coming out at the end of the year?
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No release dates yet, but I found these 3 new players on Samsung's website. The casing has been completely re-designed
Only Samsung would have the nerve to make a curved BD player.



Rear view BD-J5900, not a lot of features shown.

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**Official** Samsung BD-J5900 Blu-ray Player Owner's Thread

Deleted, since I tried to start a official thread and Mods wants to merge it with other topics.

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Deleted, since I tried to start a official thread and Mods wants to merge it with other topics.

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Tried to message but was getting an error. Would love to hear your review of the new BD-J5700. Was going to purchase but can't find any feedback anywhere!
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ABT has them in stock. Best Buy has them for pre-order. I tried out the BD-J5900. The curvy casing definitely sticks out like a sore thumb. Load times are very fast. The menu is identical to the 2014 models. The big problem I had was Netflix would never connect. I've got other streaming options and Netflix connects 100% every time, but for some reason, it refused to on this machine. It also already had a firmware update, but that didn't help.
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Best Buy now has the BD-J7500.
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Only Samsung would have the nerve to make a curved BD player.
Maybe I'm just juvenile, but my first thought on the surface texture was, "Ribbed for her pleasure."

For several years, I've likened Samsung design to the weird animals of the Cambrian explosion.
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Is it Dual-Band? Couldn't find anything on Samsung's website about it.
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I just received one yesterday from Amazon, no indication on packaging or insert to indicate dual core. Looks like I'll have to go back a year get it?
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