Vizio VBR200W Handles Blu-ray Well--but Not DVD Upscaling

At a Glance

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  • Vizio VBR200

    This unit offers most of what you'd want in a multimedia Blu-ray player, and it does so at a reasonable price; but its design and its handling of DVD upscaling miss the mark.

At a Glance

This unit offers most of what you'd want in a multimedia Blu-ray player, and it does so at a reasonable price; but its design and its handling of DVD upscaling miss the mark.

Price when rated: $200

Pros

  • Fast, easy Netflix, Pandora, Vudu, and Wi-Fi
  • Fast, easy Netflix, Pandora, Vudu, and Wi-Fi
  • Very good Blu-ray images
  • Very good Blu-ray images

Cons

  • No YouTube
  • No YouTube
  • Badly designed in several ways
  • Badly designed in several ways
  • Poor DVD images
  • Poor DVD images
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