For the top performance and most versatile use, the BDP-105AU is undoubtedly the best of 2013. Following a sterling review earlier in the year (they were really smitten) the BDP-105AU was a shoe-in for the best Blu-ray player on the market today. What sold it was not just the exceptional sound and video quality, but also the wide-ranging versatility of this AV all-rounder.
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The greatest Blu-ray player for AV enthusiasts... and so much more. There are a lot more reasons than sound and visual quality to want the BDP-103D Blu-ray player. Forbes loved it for its huge range of features and media support.
Check out what CNet's reviewers had to say about our new BDP-103D, fitted with a Darbee visual processor. This new visual enhancement technology is like no other. While some can be fatiguing or too obvious, the Darbee alters the image at the pixel level on the fly for added depth and realism.
PC Mag declared the BDP-103AU Blu-ray player one of its perfect score best products. 2013 was a big year for OPPO, with our BDP-103AU and BDP-105AU players cleaning up with positive reviews and awards - it's no question they're some of the best on the market today.
Audioholics put the BDP-103D through its paces, excited to get a real feel for the effects of the Darbee Visual Enhancement technology. Having reviewed our BDP-103AU not long before, they weren't even sure if there was much more quality that could be elicited... But the BDP-103D proved otherwise.
Our new BDP-103 Darbee Edition player excited CEDIA this year. A conference for showing off the newest innovations in consumer electronics, any new addition from us is bound to make waves. Set up in a home theatre test space, reviewers and consumers got to enjoy the new OPPO built with a Darbee Visual Processor for the latest and greatest image enhancement technology. Check out About.com's coverage.
USA Today loved the BDP-103AU for its huge range of capabilities that took on new formats while accommodating the old. It's an important ability for many, especially if you've got much-loved music on a quality (but rare) format. That's the way it is these days with DVD-audio, one of the high quality audio formats that have largely been overlooked... By everyone except us.
Our BDP-103AU certainly covers all the bases, says Hi-Fi Choice. If you want to get the most out of your CD collection, while enjoying top quality Blu-ray and media without breaking the bank, there's no other answer. For audiophiles, AV enthusiasts or anyone after a universal player, this all-rounder is tough to top.
With sound quality a cut above many high end CD players, it's no wonder the BDP-105AU gets great review audiophiles, not just AV enthusiasts. Hi-Fi News was thoroughly impressed by the expansive features, clear and detailed sound, and stunning picture. What can we say - with a pretty face as well, it's the total package.