Panasonic Blu-ray player, dropped to $199
This week JR.com has cut the price on the Panasonic Blu-ray player (model no. DMP-BD601K) from $199.95 to $119, a price drop of $80.95. That reduction makes this the lowest price we have seen on this Blu-ray player anywhere. Shipping rates start at around $10 and vary by method of delivery. Sales tax applies for New York residents.
Customer reviews shine a favorable light on the Panasonic Blu-ray player, which is why it sees a four and a half out of five star rating. Sony's BDP-S360 Blu-ray player is available at Amazon.com for $128 with FREE super saver shipping. Up the pricing scale a bit you'll find the refurbished Samsung BD-P3600 Blu-ray player with 1GB of RAM, HDMI, two USB ports, Pandora, PC streeming and a wireless adapter, available at TigerDirect.com for $199.99. The premium priced LG BD570 is Wi-Fi enabled and is currently priced at $244.99 at SonicElectronix.com.
The Panasonic Blu-ray player features full 1080p HD output from Blu-ray disks as well as up-conversion of content originally recorded in 480i/p, 720p or 1080i format. A built-in SD card slot makes it possible to view HD videos and photos directly from the memory card. Outputs include HDMI, Component, S-Video, Video out, 5.1 audio out, and digital audio out. It is backed by a three month limited warranty from Panasonic. Dimensions: (H) 2.5" x (W) 16" x (D) 12" ; weight 7.3lbs.