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Which Blu-ray Player Do You Have That Does Streaming?

Discussion in 'IPTV Hardware' started by Chris Blount, Feb 13, 2011.

  1. TominOH

    TominOH Cool Member

    Dec 7, 2006
    The Oppo BDP-95 works great for streaming services like netflix n pandora, also from computer using dlna servers.
  2. Groundhog45

    Groundhog45 Hall Of Fame

    Nov 9, 2005
    Cedar Park,...
    We have a Sony BDP-S350 and a Sony BDP-S780. Both work but we don't do much streaming.
  3. Trekkie

    Trekkie New Member

    May 7, 2007
    i have second gen PS3. works great for games & streaming. + the occasional BluRay.
  4. rucknrun

    rucknrun AllStar

    Jul 16, 2007
    PS3 using PS3 Media Server works great.
  5. fortnerw

    fortnerw Mentor

    May 6, 2006
    I have a Sammy c5500 that is great. I have a LG-LHB335 Home Theater sys that does great. I have a Toshbia that I wished someone else had. 2nd one from factory. Comes up with new quirks all the time. My latest streamer is the Roku2XS which is great. It is a shame that we have to buy different ones to get all the services. Maybe that will change over time. I'm hoping I have bought my last streamer for a while.
  6. Newshawk

    Newshawk Hall Of Fame

    Sep 3, 2004
    Another vote for the LG BD550-hardwired in my case.
  7. jimmyt

    jimmyt Legend

    Mar 9, 2005
    I have a panny bdt-110 and now an lg bd670 - the panny is decent - the mlb app was especially nice. Netflix did ok, as long as my internet connection was humming. Cant comment on the lg yet - just got it set up a few days ago. Both are hardwired.

    oh.. forgot the panasonic 55gt30.. it streams as well.. same content and quality as the panny blu ray
  8. LlamaLarry

    LlamaLarry Legend

    Apr 21, 2007
    Northern VA
    I use a launch PS3 for the bedroom and a slim PS3 for the main living room. I "had" to buy the slim because the launch unit started overheating when playing newer games but played BD perfectly fine. Not sure what the sea was, but the kids didn't seem to mind. :)

    We definitely like using the PS3's for Netflix and Hulu, but kind of wish they have Amazon Streaming Video as well that way I can stop trying to talk myself into a Roku. :)
  9. Rich

    Rich DBSTalk Club DBSTalk Club

    Feb 22, 2007
    Piscataway, NJ
    Gotta love the Sammy C5500! Best BD player I've tried so far. Amazingly good upscaling of NetFlix content. One of the things I've learned to do is never buy a Toshiba "anything".

  10. MysteryMan

    MysteryMan Well-Known Member DBSTalk Club

    May 17, 2010
    Sony BDP-S780
  11. Stewart Vernon

    Stewart Vernon Roving Reporter Staff Member Super Moderator DBSTalk Club

    Jan 7, 2005
    Kittrell, NC
    I have a Sony BDP-BX18 that will do Netflix and Amazon as well as some other things. I honestly have only tried using it for YouTube a little, though because I don't have a Netflix account. My father has had Netflix and now has Amazon Prime, so we could watch Prime on the Blu-ray player... but he usually prefers to just do that on his iPad. One of these days we need to check it out and see how it works though... but I mostly bought it for a cheap Blu-ray player since my old Samsung hasn't seen an update in a couple of years and doesn't play some of the newer movies.
  12. fortnerw

    fortnerw Mentor

    May 6, 2006
    Samsung C5500. It does a good job streaming Netflix and VUDU. It also has some apps and does stream files from my computer. I am trying to come up with a device to stream RFD-TV live from my computer to tv because it is 720p HD and DTV does not do that channel in HD. Have not found that device or software yet. Just trying to expand IPTV. I do have Roku which is a great device for streaming.
  13. redsoxfan26

    redsoxfan26 Godfather

    Dec 6, 2007
    LG BP-620 here
  14. John79605

    John79605 Legend

    Feb 9, 2007
    I have a Memorex MVBD2535, a Sony BDP-s370, and a Sony BDP-s470. They're old but I keep them busy and they work fine.
  15. machavez00

    machavez00 Hall Of Fame

    Nov 2, 2006
    Fat 40Gig PS3 and a Toshiba BDK33KU. The Toshiba player has the standard apps (Netflix, VUDU, etc) and media share.
  16. acostapimps

    acostapimps Hall Of Famer

    Nov 5, 2011
    Sony BDV-E370 Bluray-Home Theater System with plenty of apps to chose(but all I use is Netflix,Amazon,Hulu,YouTube and Crackle), including mediashare PC stream via Serviio.

    Sent from my iPad using DBSTalk mobile app
  17. ghontz1

    ghontz1 AllStar

    Mar 25, 2010
    LG BP 620 and Roku 2XD. They both do a good job of streaming as long as my crappy Windstream DSL that's supposed to be 3mps stays about 1.5 mps. I got the Roku wired because it's in my bedroom and close to my router and my LG is wireless in the livingroom it works fine either way.

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