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    Blu-ray players with internet

    I'm looking for a new Blu-ray that I can also stream Amazon Instant Videos and Netflix videos. I'm thinking it should support 3D too but not sure about that. It doesn't have to have built-in WiFi since I have ethernet available where it will be installed. Any recommendations?

    Also, I already have a PS3 which is perfect for what I want but it is in the basement and this will go in our living room.



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    Re: Blu-ray players with internet

    My roommate just got one today. It has built in wifi though and does support 3d. It's a Sony BDP S590.



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    Re: Blu-ray players with internet

    I think we are going to get a MK808 instead of blue ray with internet. Way more flexibility.



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    Re: Blu-ray players with internet

    Quote Originally Posted by VikesFan4Ever28 View Post
    My roommate just got one today. It has built in wifi though and does support 3d. It's a Sony BDP S590.
    Pretty sure that's what I got. $99 or so. Works well and does everything you want it to.



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    Quote Originally Posted by CySmitty View Post
    I think we are going to get a MK808 instead of blue ray with internet. Way more flexibility.
    I don't think I can stream Amazon movies with that.



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    Re: Blu-ray players with internet

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonepride View Post
    Pretty sure that's what I got. $99 or so. Works well and does everything you want it to.
    Also picked one of these up the other day. Think it was right around the same price. Only thing I noticed is the initial setup was kind of annoying and I guess by today standards the 15 second load time would drive some people crazy. I think overall for the price it does what it is suppose to.... 1 and 1/2 thumbs up



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    Re: Blu-ray players with internet

    Oh ya walmart has it about $20 cheaper compared to Best Buy incase you were thinking about it.



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    Re: Blu-ray players with internet

    Panasonic DMP-BDT220

    $97.99 on Amazon. I have its predecessor the BDT210 and just bought the BDT220 today to go with my new TV. Great Blu-ray player with Amazon streaming access.


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    Re: Blu-ray players with internet

    Quote Originally Posted by 1100011CS View Post
    I don't think I can stream Amazon movies with that.
    It may take a little work since android and flash don't officially get along anymore but its possible.



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    Panasonic DMP-BDT220
    $97.99 on Amazon. I have its predecessor the BDT210 and just the BDT220 today to go with my new TV. Great Blu-ray player with Amazon streaming access.
    This is the first one that came up in my search. Probably go with this or the Sony. Thanks



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    Re: Blu-ray players with internet

    We have a Samsung. It's a great Blu-Ray player, but the internet apps leave much to be desired. Netflix streaming always crashed and just wasn't worth it. Well, perhaps they're better now, because it's been about a year since we've tried streaming Netflix on it, but we've been using my XBOX 360 for Netflix. Runs so much smoother.


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    Re: Blu-ray players with internet

    Netflix works well with the Sony



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    Re: Blu-ray players with internet

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonepride View Post
    Pretty sure that's what I got. $99 or so. Works well and does everything you want it to.
    I think that's what we also got recently at Best Buy - it was $10 off right around New Year's. I think it comes with 3 free months to Hulu Plus.


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    Re: Blu-ray players with internet

    Quote Originally Posted by VikesFan4Ever28 View Post
    My roommate just got one today. It has built in wifi though and does support 3d. It's a Sony BDP S590.
    I have this player from Costco for $79. It is a great little unit and gets good reviews. I can even run it using my smart phone in case I'm too lazy to get up and find the remote.



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    Quote Originally Posted by Angie View Post
    I think that's what we also got recently at Best Buy - it was $10 off right around New Year's. I think it comes with 3 free months to Hulu Plus.
    Yep. I'm not sure if you have to register it for that? I haven't messed with that part yet.



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