Value Electronics, of Scarsdale, New York, supplied the review units. This is where I purchase my mass-market consumer electronics because of the great...
Today, I’ll be checking out a new high-end Ultra HD Blu-ray Player from Panasonic, the DP-UB9000. Built with premium components, it delivers reference quality video and sound to any home theater or media room.
Just when you thought Blu-ray players had gone the way of the dinosaur, Panasonic surprises with the DP-UB9000 Ultra HD Blu-ray Player.
Last time I looked at a Blu-ray player from Panasonic it was their DMP-BDT210 model. It had almost everything I wanted in a Blu-ray player: perfect image performance, fast loading times, and a good deal of streaming content. I liked it enough that I bought one for the bedroom, where it was used happily until it was gifted to the in-laws, and allows them to watch movies and streaming content in their motorhome. It also got our award for Best Blu-ray Value Player that year, which it richly deserved. Because of the success of that model, I looked forward to seeing if the DMP-BDT230 maintained that excellence, and simply added a few tweaks to the formula as more streaming content became available. The only way to know was to put it through its paces.