BDX5500 Smart 3D Blu-ray & DVD Player with Built-in Wi-Fi
The perfect companion for your 3D TV, the BDX5500 3D Blu-ray player features the latest 3D technology for a superior home entertainment experience. Enjoy 1080p Full HD playback of both 3D and 2D Blu-ray discs for exceptionally clear and crisp picture quality with vivid colours along with Dolby True HD and DTS HD for superb audio.
The BDX5500 features access to BBC iPlayer, Netflix, YouTube and more on your TV when connected to your home network via built-in Wi-Fi. Extend your enjoyment further with BD-Live where you can access additional and interactive content along with bonus features via the internet. Enjoy the next generation of picture intensity with Ultra HD upscaling which offers up to 4 times the picture quality of Full HD (only available when connected to an Ultra HD TV). You can even play your standard definition DVDs and they will be upscaled to near Full HD quality.
Recreate the cinematic experience at home with 3D Blu-ray for superior home entertainment and lifelike images. When connected to a 3D TV 3D Blu-ray offers a whole new kind of home cinema, with greater depth of field, enriched colours and images that appear as if they are leaping from the screen.
Full High Definition 1080p
Enjoy your favourite movies and TV shows in in true high definition. Blu-ray discs support 1920x1080 resolution content, the highest definition signal currently available - up to six times the picture quality of standard DVD. You'll also find Blu-ray Discs can hold more content than standard DVDs, allowing for additional extras, blooper reels, commentary tracks and more to help enhance your movie-watching experience.
Offering outstanding picture quality and lifelike image reproduction, your films and programmes will appear crisper and more detailed, allowing you to take your enjoyment to the next level. Ideal for movie and documentary enthusiasts who want to get the most from their entertainment, this Blu-ray player will allow you to display HD images on any HDMI compatible Full HD TV.
Ultra HD Upscaling for Full HD Content
Choose a Toshiba Blu-ray player with Ultra HD upscaling and get ready to enjoy the next generation in picture intensity. When connected to a Ultra HD TV with a HDMI 1.4 cable (or newer), the BDX5500 offers a resolution up to four times better than Full HD, so you can enjoy lifelike detail with breath-taking clarity. That's all thanks to Toshiba's unique edge-restoration and detail-enhancement technology, which produces unprecedented levels of image precision.
Access to Online Entertainment Content
Check out your favourite videos via YouTube, catch up on your favourite shows on BBC iPlayer, and enjoy the latest movies on Netflix. All designed specifically for access via your remote control. Internet content can be accessed via this Blu-ray player when connected to your home network (wirelessly or via Ethernet).
DLNA & Wi-Fi Ready
DLNA technology allows you to wirelessly connect your Blu-ray player via built-in Wi-Fi to your compatible laptop over your home network and stream multimedia content including music, video and images.
Miracast allows portable devices such as laptops, tablets and smart phones to send HD video and audio wirelessly to a compatible display.
With Blu-ray Live, you're no longer limited to just the content on the discs. Thanks to this Blu-ray player's connectivity options, you'll be able to extend your movie watching experience with access to additional and interactive content and bonus features from the Internet via Ethernet port and USB port (minimum 1GB storage). Enjoy bonus features and exclusive downloads such as alternative endings, extra scenes and trailers, and trivia games.
Dolby True HD & DTS HD
Offering superb sound quality to match the high definition visual performance, Dolby True HD and DTS HD via HDMI deliver 100% lossless audio transmission ensuring that the output is identical to the original studio recording. This makes the Toshiba BDX5500 a great addition to your home cinema system.
The BDX5500 allows you to enjoy MP3s and JPEG photos on your HDTV, either via USB drive or disc.
HDMI connectivity provides an easy way to connect your Blu-ray player to your HD TV via a single cable. The HDMI connection will also upscale your standard definition DVDs to 720p, 1080i or 1080p for an enhanced viewing experience.
View Photos and Play Music via USB
Our favourite digital files are increasingly being stored on USB-compatible storage. This is why the Toshiba BDX5500 comes with a USB port built in. This port will allow you to playback MP3 and JPEG files from your PC and other digital devices and access BD-Live content and features.
Use your Blu-ray player for more than watching movies - it's easy to listen to your favourite MP3 music files via USB, CD-R and CD-RW.
It's easy to enjoy photos on the big screen by viewing them on your TV via your Blu-ray player. Simply burn the jpegs to a CD-R or CD-RW, or plug in a USB memory stick.