Panasonic DMP-BD79GAK Multisystem Blu-ray Player

Panasonic DMP-BD79GAK Multisystem Blu-ray Player

Panasonic DMP-BD79GAK Multisystem Blu-ray Player

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Product Highlights

  • Full HD 1080p 2D Playback via HDMI
  • Plays All Region Blu-ray (A,B,C) Discs
  • Plays All Region DVDs
  • Wi-Fi Connectivity with Optional Adapter
  • Supports Online Content Streaming
  • Full HD Upconversion
  • Front USB Media Player & HDMI Output
  • Supports a Variety of Media File Formats
  • Fast Booting for Quick Playback
  • DLNA Certified Device
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Panasonic DMP-BD79 overview

  • 1Description

The Panasonic DMP-BD79GAK Multisystem Blu-ray Player supports 2D Full HD 1080p video. Plus, it's compatible with all region Blu-ray discs, DVDs and CDs. And, if you have a large DVD collection, it supports upscaling to Full HD 1080p resolution. It also offers Wi-Fi connectivity with an optional adapter or Ethernet connectivity, which you can use for a variety of Internet services.

Once the player is connected to the Internet, you'll be able to stream content from a Mac, PC or media server. You'll also have access to online services including YouTube, Netflix, Pandora, Hulu Plus and more. You can take advantage of DLNA home network integration for easy access to your digital media. The DMP-BD79GAK provides an HDMI output as well.

For other connectivity options, there is also a front panel USB port, which allows you to enjoy a variety of content including photos, video and music stored on a USB flash drive. Other features include access to BD-Live and advanced audio decoding including Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD, DTS-HD Master Audio Essential and DTS-HD High Resolution Audio.

It comes with both a European plug and a US plug adapter.

Online Content Streaming
The DMP-BD79GAK offers a wide variety of Internet content that you can enjoy from the comfort of your living room. You can access Netflix, CinemaNow, Vudu, Hulu Plus, YouTube and more. Plus, additional services are also available through VIERA Connect. This function requires broadband Internet service
Optional Wi-Fi Connectivity
With the purchase of Panasonic's Wi-Fi adapter, you can enjoy VIERA Connect and BD-Live content without having to connect the Blu-ray Disc Player with a LAN cable. The Wi-Fi adapter and a wireless LAN environment are required for this function
Ultra-Fast Booting & Loading
As soon as you start the DMP-BD79GAK up, you'll notice that it decreases waiting times compared to a conventional player. Everything happens faster including launching the menu, playback and starting or loading from standby mode
DLNA Smart Home Networking
This model is DLNA-certified for use with your home network. Share digital photos (JPEG), music (MP3, WMA) and videos (AVCHD, WMV) by connecting to a home network (LAN). For example, you can install an app on your smartphone and use it to access a DLNA-certified PC via a Wi-Fi router in another room. The PC works as a DLNA server where your media collection is stored. You can access, browse and view stored content on the server while in another room without having to worry about shuffling discs. This function requires Windows 7 or above, and playability may depend on PC performance
External HDD Playback
This Blu-ray player is compatible with NTFS (NT File System) format external hard disk drives, so you can enjoy music (FLAC, MP3), photos (JPEG, MPO) and camcorder video content (AVCHD, MP4) archived on an external HDD
Multi-User Mode
As many as four users can be registered. Not only can each user's name be set but also all of the user's favorite settings, including the user's icon, favorite home screen wallpaper, picture mode and audio mode
Energy Star Qualified
Reduced power consumption makes this product Energy Star qualified
Additional Features
• 1080/24p playback
• Deep Color and x.v.Color
• Front panel GUI and wallpaper
• Network drive access
• Supports access to BD-Live
In the Box
Panasonic DMP-BD79GAK Multisystem Blu-ray Player
  • Remote Control
  • 2 x Batteries (for Remote)
  • AC Power Supply Cord
  • US Plug Adapter
  • Limited 90-Day Warranty Provided by B&H Photo
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    Panasonic DMP-BD79 specs

    System NTSC/PAL
    Region Blu-ray: A, B, C
    DVD: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, ALL
    Progressive Scan Yes, 1080p
    HD Upconversion Yes, 1080p
    Dolby Digital/DTS Compatibility DTS-HD High Resolution Audio, DTS-HD Master Audio Essential, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD
    Built-in Decoder Yes
    A/V Playback Formats
    Audio CD, CD-DA, CD-R, CD-RW
    File Formats Supported AAC, AVCHD, FLAC, JPEG, MKV, MP3, MP4, MPO, WAV, WMA
    DivX Certified No
    Network & Internet Multimedia
    Network Access Yes, Wi-Fi Ready
    BD-Live Yes
    Support for Streaming Services Yes
    DLNA Home Network Sharing Yes
    Input/Output Connectors
    Digital 1x HDMI Audio/Video Output
    1x USB 2.0 Input
    1x Ethernet Input
    Tray Type Single Disc Horizontal
    Remote Yes
    Power Requirements 110/220 VAC, 60 Hz
    Power Consumption Operational: 11 W
    Standby: 0.5 W
    Quick Start Mode: 2.5 W
    Energy Star Compliant Yes
    Dimensions (W x H x D) 13.0 x 1.5 x 7.1" / 330.2 x 38.1 x 180.3 mm
    Weight 2.2 lb / 1.0 kg
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 3.9 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 14.3 x 10.9 x 2.6"

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