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Blu-Ray Disc™ Player

Details
DMP-BD79
Features
  • Explore Online Entertainment – enjoy some of the most popular streaming Apps for on line entertainment
  • Fast Booting and Loading- quick playback
  • Super Multi-format playback – FLAC/MP4/MKV/MP3/JPEG

Features

NETFLIX™, CINEMANOW™, VUDU™, HULUPLUS™, YOUTUBE™ & Amazon VOD Compatible*


Enjoy your favorite online content, including streaming movies, TV shows, videos and more.

Network content services are operated by their respective service providers, and service may be discontinued either temporarily or permanently without notice.

* Netflix unlimited streaming membership required.

* Requires broadband Internet service.

* Amazon Video on Demand coming soon


Easily connect a home network


The Panasonic DMP-BD79 Blu-Ray Disc™ Player is Wi-Fi capable via the DY-WL5 Wireless LAN Adaptor, adaptor sold separately.

* A wireless LAN environment is required.


Ultra-Fast Booting For Less Waiting and More Watching


As soon as you start it up, you'll notice the difference. That's because this player dramatically decreases waiting times compared to a conventional player. Everything happens faster, from launching the menu, to actual playback, to starting and loading from standby mode.


DLNA Functionality Means Easier Access


As a DLNA-certified device, the Panasonic DMP-BD79 Blu-Ray Disc™ Player integrates with your home network for quick and easy access to your digital media. Access all your digital photos ), music (MP3, WMA) and videos (AVCHD, WMV) stored on your DNLA-certified PC or network drive—from any room in your house! No more loading discs, or connecting cables. Everything streams seamlessly and wirelessly.

*Requires Windows 7 or above Operating System. Playability may depend on PC performance.


Energy Star® Qualified


Reduced power consumption makes this product Energy Star® Qualified.

SpecificationsExpand All

  • PLAYABLE DISCS
    • BD-ROM
    • FULL HD 3D
    • BD-Video
    • BD-RE/ BD-RE DL (Ver.3)
    • JPEG
    • MPO
    • BD-R/ BD-R DL (Ver.2)
    • MKV
    • DVD
    • DVD-Video
    • DVD-R/ DVD-R DL/ DVD-RW
    • DVD-Video
    • DVD Video Recording
    • AVCHD
    • FLAC
    • WAV
    • WMA
    • AAC
    • MP3
    • MKV
    • JPEG
    • MPO
    • +R/ +R DL/ +RW
    • Video
    • AVCHD
    • CD, CD-R/ -RW
    • CD-DA
    • FLAC
    • WAV
    • WMA
    • AAC
    • MP3
    • MKV
    • JPEG
    • MPO
  • AUDIO SYSTEM
    • Dolby® Digital Plus/ Dolby® TrueHD
    • DTS™-HD Master Audio Essential/ DTS™-HD High Resolution Audio
  • SD MEMORY CARD
    • Slot
    • Compatible Media
    • Playback
    • JPEG
    • MPO
    • MPEG2
    • AVCHD
    • MP4
  • USB
    • Slot (Front, Rear)
    • USB Standard
    • Playback
    • FLAC
    • WAV
    • WMA
    • AAC
    • MP3
    • MKV/ MP4/ MPEG2
    • JPEG
    • MPO
  • HIGH QUALITY PICTURE
    • Built-in 4K (Ultra HD) Up-scaling
    • Adaptive Chroma Processing
    • 2D-3D Conversion
    • 3D Effect Controller
    • Full HD Up Sampling
    • 1080/24p Playback
    • Deep Color
    • x.v.Color
  • HIGH QUALITY SOUND
    • TWIN HDMI
    • High Quality Network Audio Playback
    • Pure Audio on HDMI
    • High Clarity Sound Plus
    • Digital Tube Sound
    • Audio D/A Converter
    • Analog 7.1ch Output
    • 96kHz Surround Re-Master
  • EASY OPERATION
    • Miracast™
    • Web Browser
    • Touch Pad Remote
    • Smartphone Remote Control
    • Multi-User Mode/ Stylish GUI/ Wallpaper
    • VIERA Link™ (HDAVI Control 5)
  • NETWORKING
    • VIERA Connect™
    • IP VOD
    • Wireless LAN System
    • DLNA (DMP&DMR) Function
    • External HDD Playback
    • Network Drive Access
    • BD-Live™
  • TERMINAL
    • HDMI Output
    • Video Output
    • Optical Output
    • Coaxial Output
    • Analog Audio Output
    • LAN (Ethernet) Terminal
  • OTHERS
    • Video System
    • Audio S/N
    • Dynamic Range
    • Power Supply
    • Power Consumption
    • Normal Use [Approx.]
    • Standby - Quick Start Off [Approx.]
    • Standby - Quick Start On [Approx.]
  • DIMENSIONS, WEIGHT
    • Dimensions (W x H x D) [Approx.]
    • Weight [Approx.]
  • Further Specifications
    • NOTE
    • WARNING
    • Playability may vary depending on the contents, discs and quality of the recording. For content recorded for your personal use.
    • Specifications are subject to change without notice. Weight and dimensions are approximate.
    • TRADEMARK NOTICE
    • UPC
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Reviews

DMP-BD79 is rated 1.7 out of 5 by 3.
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Lack of Amazon VOD I too bought this player with the intention of using Amazon Video On Demand (VOD). This streaming service is not available still as of 3/4/14. What is the delay? I would like to know how long the logo for Amazon has been on the Panasonic product page with the "coming soon" qualification. I have multiple Panasonic products (2 Plasma TVs and 3 Bluray players). I have always been satisfied with their products and happily recommend them to my friends. This issue has disappointed me to the point I will go elsewhere when I have electronic needs.
Date published: 2014-03-04
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Terrible Feature Write-up I can't really speak to the quality as it did not meet expectations so I am returning it immediately. It did seem easy to set up as far as I got. I saw the logo for Amazon Video on Demand and the words Amazon Video on Demand compatible on this website. So, I bought the device. I was checking everything out on my cell at the store to see if it had the service I wanted. Got home and realized there was a teeny-tiny little asterisk and teeny-tiny little fine print underneath the much larger Amazon Video on Demand image that says "coming soon." Returning immediately. Please do not advertise a feature that is not yet available, unless the "coming soon" is at least as prominent on the page as the logo for the service. That is deceptive.
Date published: 2013-08-11
Rated 1 out of 5 by from do not buy if you want a WiFi connection! this need an adapter to be wireless (thus wireless "ready") but they don't make the adapter anymore! do not buy this if you want a WiFi connection!
Date published: 2013-06-11
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