“I have owned the UD9004 since May 2010. I was in the market for a reference quality CD player and SACD player. For a Class A player I was looking at Ayre, Luxman, Esoteric, Marantz. I wanted to buy my "last" high end music player. At the same time I had just moved from the PS3 as my Blu Ray player and bought a Panasonic to serve as my DVD/Blu ray player. My audio player was a Pioneer Elite. I...” --DRC
HDX BD-1, The Next Generation of High Performance HD Media Player The HDX BD-1, the next generation of High Definition Network Media Player, powered by the latest Sigma Design 8642 CPU that is capable of handling the demand of today's high definition media to bring you extreme high definition experience. The HDX BD-1 allows you to quickly add on an external Blu-Ray Drive (optional)...
The BD8002 sets new standards as the source component in today's most advanced home entertainment systems. It plays DVDs, DVD-Rs, DVD-RWs, CDs, CD-Rs, CD-RWs, MP3 and WMA encoded files as well as today's Blu-ray high definition video discs. And a front-panel SD card reader eases the task of displaying your personal photographs on a large-screen display. Audio performance, Marantz'...
“I have this player hooked up to my Marantz AVSR (SR5004). It is quite easy to set up the aspect ratio with 2 buttons on the remote controller. One button is to put 24p playback to on or off and the other one is to select the wanted aspect ratio (720p/1080i/1080p, etc...). The rest of the remote buttons are pretty straightforward and quite easy to use. In terms of picture quality and audio...” --Daffietje
“Picked this up from A4L refurbed & it's been working great for almost 2 years now. Was a breeze to setup, do firmware updates & integrated into my system easily. Blu ray pops out from the tv in amazing clarity & DTS-MA is awesome. Have used this also to play HDcd & sounds great altho I have since bought a dedicated cdp. Am very pleased with this bdp & that I didn't pay full price for it since I...” --wtxgringo
“This is my first Blu-Ray player so unfortunately I don't have a ton of experience with other players to compare it to. However, overall I've been very happy with this player. At the time it was quite reasonably priced (and available unlike the Oppo models I was looking at at the time) and plays all the discs I want my disc players to play, and plays them well. I purchased this player when I...” --DrOct