After an incredibly successful run in the highly competitive arena of reasonably priced, high-performing audio/video equipment, Oppo Digital has announced that it will cease the development of new products.
Toshiba introduces a smart little BD/DVD player, the BDX5300, with a most appealing sticker price, that simply boots up and plays video and audio discs flawlessly.
Norwegian-based software developer Opera Software ASA announced an agreement that will bring the company’s Opera web browser to Sony’s line of Blu-ray Disc players and Bravia TV’s.
Panasonic unveiled four new Blu-ray models in Las Vegas this week in the run up to the official opening of the 2011 Consumer Electronics Show (CES).
The BD590 Blu-ray player from LG bristles with thoughtfully designed, user friendly features, and offers high quality Blu-ray playback and a 250 gigabyte HDD for use as a media library. It lacks 3D support and multi-channel analog outputs but gives up precious little ground otherwise and is worth a look.