Yamaha's BD-S473BL Blu-ray 3D Player (Black) is a full HD 1080p 3D disc player with support for Internet streaming. This media format is capable of holding up to five times that of DVDs and outputs a maximum of 1920 x 1080 pixels (1080p).
The BD-S473BL supports various multimedia functions and an Ethernet port for home networking. Videos, music, and photos stored can now be incorporated into your main entertainment system. The BD-S473BL's Ethernet port also supports Internet radio, video on demand via Netflix or YouTube Leanback. The Ethernet port opens up the interactive, content-rich world of BD-Live --you'll have access to Blu-ray extras like filmmaker chats, quizzes and previews. It also supports BONUSVIEW for picture-in-picture displays of multiple sources, with one in a smaller window. Connectivity on the BD-S473BL is rounded out by two USB ports that let you play media from a variety of storage devices.
This player supports content encoded in HD formats like AVCHD and DivX Plus HD, and all standard definition video can be upscaled via HDMI to widescreen 1080p. As well as handling 3D video, the HDMI output also supports lossless audio from Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD.
Blu-ray 3D and BD-Live Features
Supports playback of Blu-ray 3D, the latest video format Connect to the Internet to access informative features that BD-Live provides BONUSVIEW provides secondary video and audio for enhanced commentary and information Virtual package for new entertainment possibilities
Audio playback of HD formats Direct bitstream and multi-channel Linear PCM (LPCM) output via HDMI FLAC file playback compatibility
1080p / 24Hz-compatible HDMI video output x.v.Color and Deep Color compatibility 1080p playback for DVDs, photos and home movies
Netflix compatibility for Internet video streaming YouTube Leanback compatibility iPhone / iPad, Android phone / tablet and Kindle Fire compatible app for easier operation (by firmware update) One-touch power on and playback from AV receiver SCENE button via HDMI CEC DLNA certified client Firmware update capability via Internet On-screen display GUI Multimedia compatibility: MKV with H.264, MPEG PS, MPEG TS, MPEG-4, VOB, AVI, ASF, WMV, AVCHD (video) MP3, WMA, AAC, WAV, FLAC (audio) JPEG, GIF, PNG (picture) Playback of JPEG slideshows with MP3 audio sound track Setup wizard makes setup easy