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Philips BDP5012

Philips BDP5012
alaScore 71

57 reviews

Dec, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 57 reviews of Philips BDP5012. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. People are impressed by the design. The usability is also mentioned favorably, whereas some have doubts about the reliability and size.

price, usability, design

size, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Philips BDP5012 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 71/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Philips BDP5012

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 52 user reviews of Philips BDP5012 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other products in the same category on Amazon.com. Reviewers are impressed by the design. The usability is also appreciated.

price, usability, design

79% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Philips BDP5012/F7 Blu-ray Disc PlayerPhilips BDP5012/F7 Blu-ray Disc Player

Dec, 2018

Consumer review (newegg.com)

Great Unit for the money

 

Very nice quailty and attractive appearance

Slow to load I had a question about the pixel quality on DVD Playback but after reading user reviews the problem is no longer a problem

Sep, 2010

Consumer review (newegg.com)

my first blu-ray

 

I nearly returned this, but then found the best fix: I kept my HDMI cable hooked up to my HD tuner, and just used the set of component cables (plus rca stereo) which were hooked up on the DVD play I replaced. Both the TV and Blu-ray switched over to...

Price was right, shipped quick, component output looks great on my Westinghouse 42" LCD at 1080i

Much slower to load than my DVD players, HDMI output had strange lines of missing pixels--especially highlights on skin or in bright scenes. Shiny noses seem to have the most, distracting and annoying. Tried a couple of rental disks and an hour before...

Aug, 2010

Consumer review (newegg.com)

Nice Introductary Player

 

Other than a slow time getting started and a little sensitivity to the playback of some Blu-ray discs (very small freeze time), this is a good player for the money.

Great picture for both up-scaling DVD and Blu-ray ; Simple set-up and operation ; Good amount of status information provided

Mechanism is pretty noisy ; Slow start-up time ; Slow layer switching time

Jun, 2010

Consumer review (shopping.com)

Philips Blu-Ray Player Full HD Model BDP5012....Inexpensive, 1080i, 1080p, a Great Buy

 

I'd like to say in advance that I am not a techie. I don't understand a lot of technical "mumbo-jumbo" at first though I learn through trial and error. But, I know what I like, and though I am just an ordinary consumer and this is my first Blu-Ray...

quiet, great load time, great picture, great sound, easy to use

Why do they have to be so big

Jun, 2010

Consumer review (epinions.com)

Philips Blu-Ray Player Full HD Model BDP5012

 

I'd like to say in advance that I am not a techie. I don't understand a lot of technical "mumbo-jumbo" at first though I learn through trial and error. But, I know what I like, and though I am just an ordinary consumer and this is my first Blu-Ray ...

quiet, great load time, great picture, great sound, easy to use

Why do they have to be so big

Jun, 2010

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio Decoders:Dolby Digital, DTS
Audio output channels:7.1

Certificates

Energy Star certified: No

Colour

Colour of product:Black
Product colour:Black

Design

Colour of product:Black

Ergonomics

Firmware upgradeable: Yes
On Screen Display (OSD) languages:ENG, ESP, FRE
Parental control: Yes

File formats

Audio formats supported:PCM, WMA
Image formats supported:JPG
Video formats supported:H.264, MPEG2

Media types

Disc types supported:BD, BD-R, BD-RE, BD-ROM, CD, CD-R, CD-ROM, CD-RW, DVD, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD-ROM, DVD-RW
Playback disc formats:Blu-Ray video, CD video

Networking

Ethernet LAN: Yes
Wi-Fi: No

Other features

Set weight:3.1

Packaging Content

Batteries included: Yes
Handheld remote control: Yes
Manual: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes

Performance

BD-Live: Yes
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC):EasyLink
Progressive Scan: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Audio (L,R) out:1
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) out:1
Digital audio coaxial out:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
HDMI: Yes

Power

AC input frequency:60
AC input voltage:120

Security

Parental control:Y

Storage

Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:SD
Disc types supported:BD,BD-R,BD-RE,BD-ROM,CD,CD-R,CD-ROM,CD-RW,DVD,DVD+R,DVD+RW,DVD-R,DVD-ROM,DVD-RW
Playback disc formats:Blu-Ray video, CD video

Technical Details

3D:N
BD-Live:Y
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC):EasyLink
Firmware upgradeable:Y
HDMI:Y
On Screen Display (OSD) languages:English, Spanish, French
Progressive Scan:Y

Video

24p support: Yes
3D: No
Deep colour support: No
Full HD: Yes
Supported video modes:1080i, 1080p, 720p
Video D/A Converter (DAC):150MHz/12-bit
Video upscaling: Yes
x.v.Color support: No

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:30.3
Height :6.5
Weight:3.1
Width:43.5