Sony BDV-E870 review

We audition Sony's do-it-all home theatre system

By  from TechRadar Issue 192
Product Type
Home Theater System
Player/Recorder Type
Blu-ray Disc Player
Speaker Configuration
5.1
HDMI
Yes
RMS Output Power
1000 W
Component Video
Yes
Number of Digital Optical Inputs
2
Sound System
Dolby Digital, DTS, DTS 96/24, DTS-ES Matrix, DTS-ES Discrete, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD, DTS HD, Dolby Pro Logic, DTS Neo:6
Brand Name
Sony
Features
Screen Saver, Bonus View, BD Live
Manufacturer
Sony Corporation
Video Formats
BD Video, DivX, DVD Video
Scanning Modes
Progressive Scan
Frequency Band
FM
Dual-Layer Media Supported
Yes
Media Formats
BD-RE, DVD-R, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-RW, CD-RW
Number of Analog Audio Inputs
1
Colour
Black
Video System
NTSC, PAL
Image Formats
JPEG
Audio Formats
SACD
Product Model
BDV-E870
Product Name
BDV-E870 Home Theater System
Manufacturer Part Number
BDVE870.CEK
Manufacturer Website Address
http://www.sony.co.uk
Marketing Information

Enjoy more content online
Immerse yourself in the ultimate High Definition experience with Blu-ray Disc. Built-in BD-Live (Profile 2.0) gives you access to movie-specific online content including trailers, interviews and other extras to enjoy through your Blu-ray Disc Player, in sparkling digital multi-channel sound.

Enjoy your dvd collection in enhanced quality
Watch your entire collection of standard-def DVDs in enhanced HD quality. The Home Cinema system upscales DVDs all the way up to 1080p resolution - so all those movies you haven't watched in years are given a new lease of life.

Number of Channels
20
Package Contents
  • BDV-E870 Home Theater System
  • AA Battery
  • Warranty Card
  • Manual
  • AV Cable
  • Remote Control
Remote Control
Yes
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