Sony UBP-X500 review
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Sony has added another Blu-ray player to its roster with the Sony UBP-X500, a fairly cheap model which has all the essentials covered. Whether you want to play a 3D or a 4K disc, you won't have any problems with this model. For such an established brand, you'd expect good quality. Is it able to perform? We put the Sony UBP-X500 to the test to tell you whether it's worth your money.
- Pros and cons
- What is it?
- What's the picture and sound quality like?
- What's it like to use?
- Is there anything I should watch out for?
- Is there anything else I should know?
- Should I buy it?
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