Summary of Philips BDP2900/94
Blu-ray Disc playback for sharp images in full HD 1080p: Blu-ray Discs have the capacity to carry high definition data, along with pictures in the 1920 x 1080 resolution that defines full high definition images. Scenes come to life as details leap at you, movements smoothen and images turn crystal clear. Blu-ray also delivers uncompressed surround sound - so your audio experience becomes unbelievably real. The high storage capacity of Blu-ray Discs also allow a host of interactive possibilities to be built in. Seamless navigation during playback and other exciting features like pop-up menus bring a whole new dimension to home entertainment. DVD video upscaling to 1080p via HDMI for near-HD images: HDMI 1080p upscaling delivers images that are crystal clear. DVD movies in standard definition can now be enjoyed in high definition resolution - ensuring more details and more true-to-life pictures. Progressive Scan (represented by "p" in "1080p') eliminates the line structure prevalent on TV screens, again ensuring relentlessly sharp images. To top it off, HDMI makes a direct digital connection that can carry uncompressed digital HD video as well as digital multi-channel audio, without conversions to analog - delivering perfect picture and sound quality, completely free from noise. DivX Plus HD Certified for high definition DivX playback: DivX Plus HD on your Blu-ray player and/or DVD player offers the latest in DivX technology to let you enjoy HD videos and movies from the Internet direct to your Philips HDTV or PC. DivX Plus HD supports the playback of DivX Plus content (H.264 HD video with high-quality AAC audio in an MKV file container) while also supporting previous versions of DivX video up to 1080p. DivX Plus HD for true HD digital video. USB 2.0 plays video/music from USB flash/hard disk drive: The Universal Serial Bus or USB is an industry standard that allows high-speed, easy connection of peripherals to PCs, consumer electronics and mobile products. The USB 2.0 provides better and faster performance - up to 40 times quicker than the USB 1.0 and with a data transfer rate of up to 480 Mbps from the original 12 Mbps. When plugged in, everything configures automatically. With USB 2.0, simply plug in your USB portable devices or hard disk drives, select the movie, music or photo and play away.