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We look at the top trends in Blu-ray players, and pick the best models you can buy.
With Internet streaming picking up steam, Blu-ray players have evolved from simple receptacles for video discs to one of the most convenient ways to add the Internet to your television. After all, as more video entertainment arrives over the Internet, you need an easy way to watch such services (Hulu Plus, Netflix, and others) on your television. Here are six great players to consider.
The Sony BDP-S780 offers a wide selection of Internet-streamed entertainment, but makes some curious compromises.
If you don't care about 3D and you don't need the absolute best image quality, the Samsung BD-D5700 is an excellent choice.
The Vizio VBR122 is a compact, inexpensive Blu-ray player whose low price and QWERTY remote make it a tempting buy.
PCWorld put six popular Blu-ray players through their paces. We compared them on image quality and Internet options to help you find the best match for your home theater.
The Panasonic DMP-BDT210 produces excellent images in both 2D and 3D, and it offers a fantastic selection of Internet entertainment.
Though 3D Blu-ray players don't come any cheaper than the NS-WBRDVD3, this model's unexceptional image quality and sparse Internet options make it less of a bargain than it appears to be.
Great image quality, a huge selection of Internet entertainment, 3D Blu-ray support, and some cool extras make the LG BD670 one of the best Blu-ray players around.
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We evaluate eight buyback and trade-in programs to determine which ones give the best prices for older smartphones, HDTVs, laptops, and more.