From the Manufacturer
With a built-in Dual Core Processor you can stream movies, TV shows, and music with precision2 or watch Blu-ray Disc movies in 2D or 3D.1 Wireless and powerful, the 4K upscaling13 feature delivers nearly four times higher resolution than full high definition 1080p for your Blu-ray and DVD’s on compatible 4K TV’s and projectors.
|Endless Entertainment.||Powerful Wi-Fi.||Experience 4K Upscaling13|
With built-in Wi-Fi you have endless entertainment options. All of your favorite blockbuster movies and hit music are instantly available through the Sony Entertainment Network.2
Connecting to the Internet has never been easier than with Integrated Wi-Fi. You’ll be connected to your home network in seconds and be ready to stream all the things you love right to your living room.2
Clearer, bigger, bolder-beyond anything you’ve seen at home. 4K upscaling allows users to upscale their DVD’s and Blu-ray Discs up to nearly 3,840 x 2,160 resolution13 delivering up to 8.3-million pixels—almost 4 times the pixels of 1080p.
incredible entertainment quality. Explore the full range of features and options below.
|Built-in Wi-Fi and |
Dual Core Processor
With built-in Wi-Fi, you can easily connect to the Internet through your home's wireless broadband network. And with a built-in Dual Core Processor, you can enjoy fast performance for the ultimate movie experience.
Sony Entertainment Network
With the Sony Entertainment Network, you can instantly stream a wide variety of online movies, videos, TV shows, and music from Netflix, Amazon Instant Video, YouTube, Pandora, Hulu Plus and more.2
Enjoy more stunning movies
Enjoy 3D Blu-ray Disc movies1 in Full HD 1080p11 and upscale the visual quality of DVDs to near HD quality.12 The 2D and 3D conversion 14 feature allows your DVDs or Blu-ray Disc14 movies to be automatically converted into 3D for playback on your 3D TV.1 Experience nearly four times higher quality resolution than Full HD with 4K upscaling.13
Dual HDMI Output
Two ports are better than one. Use one to connect to your 3D HDTV and find yourself transported by cinematic 3D.1 Use the other to connect to your A/V amplifier and fill your living room with amazing HD surround sound — it works perfectly with legacy audio products.
Enjoy video conferencing from your living room using Skype.9 Simply plug in a compatible camera and you’re ready to start communicating.
Super Bit Mapping Video for
Premium Picture Quality
The Sony BDP-S790 includes 16 Bit video processing so you can experience premium picture quality with Super Bit Mapping Video.
Sony Media Remote App
With the free Sony Media Remote app enjoy a full Qwerty keyboard and movie information search capabilities on your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Android phone or Sony Tablet.3 Also, the IR input on the BDPS-790, can be used with your remote control and other compatible home automation devices. Even if installed in a hard to reach area, attach an external remote sensor to access easily with your universal remote control.
Multi-room music with
Party Streaming Mode
With the Sony BDP-S790, you can wirelessly stream music throughout the home to Sony Wireless Network speakers.4
Quick Start/Quick Load
The BDP-S790 allows you to enjoy your movies within seconds with the Quick Start/Quick Load feature.
|Life, easily shared |
Bring your favorite videos, photos and music to your TV with dual USB inputs.6
The Socialize feature allows you to "Socialize" what you watch over Facebook and Twitter while you watch TV.
Using DLNA you can wirelessly access music, videos and photos from your PC or other compatible Android device and stream them to your Blu-ray Disc Player.15
Throw your music and photos
Photos and music from your Sony Tablet or other compatible Android device can be "thrown" directly to the BDP-S790 for enjoyment
on your TV.7
Sound you can feel
Experience the highest sound quality with Dolby TrueHD and dts-HD codecs which reproduce high-definition sound with up to 7.1 channels of sound for uncompromised quality.8
Learn more about your movies
Get detailed movie information and search across Internet apps, including YouTube and Video Unlimited for related entertainment with Gracenote.2
1. Requires 3D content, 3D HDTV, 3D glasses and HDMI cable (at least 10.2 Gbps).
2. Broadband speed of at least 2.5 Mbps recommended (10 Mbps for HD). Content subject to change and may require fees. Wireless connectivity requires an 802.11 home network (802.11n recommended).
3. Applications must be downloaded from the iTunes or Android application store. Check Android market from your device for compatibility. Requires devices connected to the same wireless home network.
4. Requires Sony HomeShare compatible products and a home network. HomeShare Nework Speakers are sold separately.
5. Requires a home network with content stored on a DLNA compliant PC or server, and HomeShare network speaker, dock, or Blu-ray Disc player or home theater system. See dlna.org for compatibility.
6. Not all USB devices are supported. Please check Owner's Manual for compatibility.
7. Requires devices connected to the same wireless home network.
8. Requires HDMI cable and LPCM capable receiver.
9. Requires USB webcam. Broadband speed of at least 2.5 Mbps recommended (10 Mbps for HD). Video quality may vary. Subject to Skype’s terms and conditions. Wireless
connectivity requires an 802.11 home network (802.11n recommended). Wi-fi ready models require UWA-BR100 USB adapter sold separately.
10. Requires HDMI cable sold separately.
11. Requires compatible HDTV and HDMI cable sold separately.
12. Requires HDTV with equivalent display and HDMI cable sold separately.
13. 4K upscaling requires a 4K projector or 4K TV.
14. Simulated 3D image will vary based on source content.
15. Wi-Fi built in requires 802.11 home network and content stored on a DLNA-compliant PC or server, Wi-Fi ready requires UWA-BR100 USB adapter sold separately.
802.11 home network, and content stored on a DLNA-compliant PC or server.
16. Requires internet.