Finding apps and features is quick and simple with the graphical user interface.
Browse on your TV screen with easy-to-navigate panels—content is divided into featured apps on one side and your favorite apps on the other. Use your tablet or smartphone (Android or i OS) to control your TV, browse the channel guide, and learn more about what you're watching — without disrupting your viewing experience.
By reproducing sound identical to original studio masters, it offers unparalleled audio fidelity for Blu-ray Discs, DVDs, and downloaded content. With DTS-HD Master Audio, you’ll enjoy the original, uncompressed soundtracks on your favorite Blu-ray Discs and streamed movies — just as the director intended.
DTS-HD High-Resolution Audio also offers intensely detailed reproduction for musical performances, allowing every note to shine with near studio-like quality.
CNET did not have the opportunity to re-test this model with the firmware upgrade installed, but we have tested the 2008 version of the player, the Sony BDP-S330. HD DVD format war, we weren't surprised when Sony announced a price drop for the BDP-S300 to the relatively low list price of 0.
Despite the fact that we've been wowed by Blu-ray's image quality, price has always been a serious issue, especially with HD DVD players often costing as little as half as much and offering essentially identical performance.
Enjoy more lifelike images with improved contrast thanks to Pure Picture Control, and smooth color gradation from Super Bit Mapping. This Blu-ray Disc player features a unique Wi-Fi® module optimally positioned for maximum signal strength.
Even navigation is quicker and more responsive, so you can enjoy a frustration-free entertainment experience.Not to mention that there's another similarly priced Sony product currently available that does essentially everything the BDP-S300 does plus a whole lot more: the Play Station 3.If you're dead set on getting a standard-design Blu-ray player, as opposed to a game console, and don't want to spend a lot of money, the BDP-S300 is certainly a compelling product. If you prefer a simplified shopping experience, try the mobile web version of Amazon at The mobile web version is similar to the mobile app.