Vizio VBR140 comparison

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Samsung BD-F5900

Samsung BD-F5900
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Sony BDP-S5100

Sony BDP-S5100
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Price $149 at 1 store $109 to $127 at 4 stores $97 to $299 at 3 stores $82 at 1 store $99 at 1 store
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    Overall score: 8.0 (4.0 stars)
3.5 stars Very good
    Overall score: 7.4 (3.5 stars)
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Release date April 05, 2012 April 18, 2013 January 06, 2013 May 15, 2012 November 16, 2010
The Bottom Line The Samsung BD-F5900 is an excellent Blu-ray player with the right mix of usability, performance, and speed. The Sony BDP-S5100 Blu-ray player offers a wealth of services and very good image quality for the money.

Basic specs

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Storage Controller Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable None
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Product Type Blu-ray player
3D Blu-ray player
Yes
3D Blu-ray player
Yes
Info unavailable DVD player
Enclosure Type Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable Internal
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Weight Info unavailable 2.6 lbs
2.9 lbs
1.7 lbs
2.7 lbs
Upscaling Yes ( Up to 1080p )
Yes ( Up to 1080p )
Yes ( Up to 1080p )
Info unavailable Info unavailable
Sound Output Mode Stereo
Stereo
Stereo
Info unavailable Stereo
Product Description Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable LG BH14NS40 Super Multi Blue - BD-RE drive - Serial ATA
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Rewrite Speed Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable 24x (CD) / 6x (DVD-RW) / 8x (DVD+RW) / 5x (DVD-RAM) / 2x (BD-RE) / 2x (BD-RE DL)
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Write Speed Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable 48x (CD) / 16x (DVD±R) / 8x (DVD±R DL) / 14x (BD-R) / 12x (BD-R DL)
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Read Speed Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable 48x (CD) / 16x (DVD) / 12x (BD)
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Product Description VIZIO VBR140 - Blu-ray player
3D Blu-ray player
Samsung BD-F5900
3D Blu-ray player
Sony BDP-S5100
Info unavailable Toshiba SD 3300 - DVD player
Built-in Audio Decoders Info unavailable Dolby Digital
Dolby Digital Plus
Dolby True HD
DTS-HD High Resolution Audio
DTS-HD Master Audio
Dolby Digital
Dolby TrueHD
DTS
DTS-HD
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Audio D/A Converter 24bit / 192kHz
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Video D/A Converter Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable 14bit / 108MHz
Media Type DVD+R
BD-ROM
CD-R
DVD
CD
DVD+RW
DVD-R
DVD-RW
CD-RW
DVD+R
CD-R
DVD
CD
CD-DA
Blu-ray Disc
DVD+RW
DVD-R
CD-RW
DVD-RW
HD DVD
DVD+R
SACD
BD-ROM
BD-R
BD-RE
BD-R DL
BD-RE DL
CD-R
DVD
CD-DA
Blu-ray Disc
DVD+RW
DVD-R
CD-RW
DVD-RW
Info unavailable DVD+R
CD-R
DVD
CD
DVD+RW
DVD-R
SVCD
DVD-RW
CD-RW
Form Factor Tabletop
Tabletop
Tabletop
Info unavailable Tabletop
Packaged Quantity Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable 1
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Enclosure Color Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable Black
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Buffer Underrun Protection Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable Yes
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Internet Streaming Services Amazon Video
VIZIO Internet Apps
Hulu Plus
Vudu
Pandora
YouTube
Netflix
Smart Hub
Samsung Apps
Hulu Plus
YouTube
Netflix
Netflix
Amazon Video
Hulu Plus
YouTube
Pandora
Crackle
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Device Type Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable BD-RE drive
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Manufacturer Warranty 1 year warranty
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Dimensions (WxDxH) Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable 5.7 in x 6.5 in x 1.6 in
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Home Network Media Sharing Info unavailable DLNA
DLNA
PC Streaming
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Network Connection Ethernet
Wi-Fi
Built-in Wi-Fi
Ethernet
Wi-Fi
Ethernet
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Microsoft Certification Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable Compatible with Windows 7
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Interface Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable Serial ATA
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Dimensions (WxDxH) 12.6 in x 8.2 in x 1.4 in
14.2 in x 7.7 in x 1.6 in
11.4 in x 7.8 in x 1.7 in
Info unavailable 13 in x 8.2 in x 1.7 in
BD Profiles Info unavailable Info unavailable Profile 2.0 (BD-Live)
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Power Info unavailable Info unavailable AC 120 V
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Remote Control Remote control - Infrared
Info unavailable Remote control - Infrared
Info unavailable Remote control - Infrared
Type Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable None
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Type Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable BD-RE - 5.25" x 1/2H
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OS Required Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable Microsoft Windows Vista / XP / 7
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Type Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable None
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Environmental Standards Yes
Info unavailable Yes
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