- HD Compatible
- Is HD-Ready
Panasonic DMP-BD87 Ultra-Fast Booting Blu-ray Disc Player
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- Built-in Wi-Fi
- Streaming VOD Content
- Ultra Fast Booting and Loading
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The BD87 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. The BD87 is also DLNA-certified so it is easy to use with your home network. Share and enjoy digital photos, music, and videos by simply connecting to a home network (LAN). You can also install a special app on your smartphone and access a DLNA-certified PC via a Wi-Fi router in another room. Access, browse, and view media stored on the PC server while in another room.
PersonalizationTo personalize the home theater experience, the new multi-user mode on the BD87 allows you to register four users and each can record individual favorite settings. You can select a personal icon from 16 pre-installed images, or photos from an external source. You also have the option to customize the home screen with any image you choose.
Built in Wi-FiA Wi-Fi system is built right into the main unit of the BD87 so you can enjoy VIERA Connect and BD-Live content without having to connect the Blu-ray player with a LAN cable or wireless LAN adaptor. *BD87 only compatible with Netflix, CinemaNow, Vudu, and YouTube on VIERA Connect.
Energy Star Qualified
|Panasonic is always working to improve its technology, design, and commitment to the environment. Attractive compact designs and energy-saving functions help Panasonic Blu-ray Disc products protect the environment by effectively conserving limited natural resources. All 2012 models are Energy Star Qualified.|
2012 Panasonic VIERA Blu-ray Disc Player Comparison Chart
|Series|| DMP-BD77 |
|Wi-Fi Capability || |
|Dolby True HD || || || || || || |
|DTS Master Audio Essential || || || || || || |
|DLNA Capability (via LAN) || || || || || || |
|FLAC Compatibility || || || || || || |
|External HDD Playback || || || || || || |
|Multi-User Mode || || || || || || |
|Fast Booting & Loading || || || || || |
|Energy Star Qualified || || || || || || |
|Full HD Playback || |
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|2D-3D Conversion || || || || || || |
|Adapative Chroma Processing || || || || || || |
|24p Output for VOD || || || || || || |
|Smartphone Function Capability || || || || || || |
|VIERA Connect || || || || || || |
|VIERA Link || || || || || || |
|Skype Communication* || || || || || |
|SD Memory Card Slot || || || || || |
|Touch Pad Remote Control || || || |
|Slot-in Drive || || || || || || |
|Lay-out Free Design || || || |
|Smart Eco Sensor || || || || || || |
|Analog Audio 7.1 Channel Output || || |
|Twin HDMI || || |
|Online Movies/IP VOD || || || || || || |
Top Customer Reviews
Set up was relatively easy (but for the plethora of cords and connections from the millions of other devices we have hooked up). It is also relatively easy to use, although somewhat less intuitive than some of the other players we have (e.g. it took me a good half hour to enter my login for Netflix). Netflix takes a little longer to load than it does on the LG, but streaming was very smooth, and uninterrupted (which probably has more to do with my teen being offline than with the player itself).
I did not notice any difference in the loading speed vs. my LG, although as noted earlier, Netflix took a little longer to load up. I would say that this is about average as players go, maybe a little better than a generic blu-ray player because of all the connections and options. There was not a single feature which stood out that impressed me or would make me recommend it over the LG or Phillips. The three cost roughly the same, and all 3 companies make quality components. I would say that your choice of player may be determined by the content that you want as each company provides a slightly different set of options.
The blu-ray player itself is average.Read more ›
I am absolutely stunned and floored about the difficulty I had from this Panasonic product and would not trust or recommend this product to anyone.
Navigating the menus is painfully slow, and sometimes locks up. Once it completely froze up and wouldn't even power off. After 5 minutes, I needed to unplug it just to get it to shut off.
Returning it only 3 hours after the package arrived. Here's hoping that Amazon's return process is as painless as the web pages imply. I've never had to use it before.
The picture is great, definitely an improvement over the Sony it replaced. Even makes my DVD's look Blu-Ray quality.
Great value for the price.
For those of you who hesitate to order electronics on the web, you might as well face the fact that it's becoming more of the norm, especially as the big box stores close their doors. After being burned by cheap players from a brick-and mortar outlet, I bit the bullet a couple of years ago and bought an Oppo through Amazon because it got great ratings and I couldn't find one at a store nearby. It worked fine out of the box and so far has been an excellent primary player. That positive experience ended my fear of online electronics shopping, so when I decided to get a relatively simple and inexpensive bedroom player the Panasonic fit the bill, in part because of a good review of another Panasonic model I read in "Home Theater" magazine.
When the Panasonic BD87 arrived, I connected it via an Amazon HDMI cable (great cable for the money, by the way) to my Denon receiver, put the batteries in the remote, and went right to the Setup menu. The non-backlit remote is uncluttered and about half the size of my Dish and Denon receiver remotes. Although I can't say that the cross-shaped GUI menu system was the most intuitive I've seen, I was still able to configure the device without much effort.Read more ›
Most Recent Customer Reviews
Not overly impressed. The DVD player works just fine. Watching movies through the internet on this device is sketchy to bad. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Amazon Customer
I've had this player for three years. It's worked "okay", but not outstanding, and sometimes freezes up to the point where I can't even shut off the power from the remote,... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Alacran
Junk!!! I bought one and when I got it it didn't not turn on. Plugged it into several outlets in my house and never worked. Will never buy electronics through Amazon again.Published 3 months ago by Jason morales