Great Unit. Hands down. And for 200 bucks less than the OPPO, You just cant beat it.
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Member Reviews: Panasonic DMP-BDT500 Integrated Wi-Fi 3D Blu-ray DVD Player
I feel 'ripped-off' because the device won't play subtitles (.srt) off usb. Those around me, and I, require subtitles because we can't follow the english language fast enough.. I paid plenty for this in local currency (Croatian Kuna), so this is very disappointing. Saying all that, I am open to a solution, although I have searched so far without luck. JosipB
Pros: Sleek, modern styling; Sturdy Construction; Built-in Wi-Fi; Analog/Digital connections; Fast load time
Cons: Touchpad can be annoying after a while; Wi-Fi connection slower than my 40GB PS3
Audio Quality: 4.5 BluRay: 4.5 (due to my issues with dual HDMI config) - Slightly improved vs 40GB PS3. It was nice to see something other than Linear PCM go across my AVR's screen. - Note: Had audio issues with dual HDMI configuration. Don't know what was going on, but audio was going in and out at odd times. CD: 5.0 - Played Alicia Keys and Bruno Mars cds and noticed great clarity and depth in the music. Only CD I've tested so far. Picture Quality: 5.0 - Noticed slight improvements from my 40GB PS3 as far as shadow detail. Great picture. Streaming: 4.0 - Speed: Definitely slower than my PS3 to get started. But no hiccups once it got going. - Netflix: Great picture and improved from...(read more)