Samsung BD-D8200 250GB vs Sony BDP-S300

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General

Samsung BD-D8200 250GBSamsung BD-D8200 250GBSony BDP-S300Sony BDP-S300
TV tuner, digital
yesYes
noNo
Type of disc drive
Front loaded with tray
Front loaded with tray

Connectivity

Samsung BD-D8200 250GBSamsung BD-D8200 250GBSony BDP-S300Sony BDP-S300
Analogue RCA (5.1/7.1) out
yesYes
yesYes
Type of analogue RCA
7.1
5.1
Component output (YPbPr/YCbCr) number
1 pc
1 pc
Composite output number
1 pc
1 pc
Digital optical output (S/PDIF) number
1
1
HDMI
yesYes
yesYes
HDMI version
1.4
1.1
Number of HDMI inputs
noNo
noNo
Number of HDMI outputs
1
1
SCART out
noNo
noNo
USB
yesYes
noNo
Ethernet connection
yesYes
noNo
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
yesYes
noNo

Image properties

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Supported formats (Blu-ray)
720p, 1080i, 1080p
720p, 1080i, 1080p

Decoders

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Audio format
Dolby Digital, Dolby TrueHD, DTS HD High Resolution Audio, DTS
Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Digital, DTS
Supported audio files
AAC, MP3, WAV (PCM), WMA
MP3
Supported image files
GIF, JPEG/JPG, PNG
JPEG/JPG
Supported video files
AVC/H.264, AVCHD, DivX HD, DivX, Matroska (MKV), MPEG2, MPEG4, VC-1, WMV, Xvid
AVCHD, MPEG2, MPEG4

Dimensions

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Width
430 mm
430 mm
Height
60 mm
79 mm
Depth
299 mm
375 mm
Weight
3.6 kg
4.5 kg

Compatibility

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3D support (3D-Ready)
yesYes
noNo
DLNA certified
yesYes
noNo
Ultra HD Blu-ray
noNo
noNo

Storage

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Blu-ray recording
noNo
noNo
Built-in hard drive
yesYes
noNo
Playable discs (recordable media)
BD-R, BD-RE, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW, DVD+R, DVD+RW
BD-R, BD-RE, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD-R DL, DVD-R, DVD-RW, DVD+R DL, DVD+R, DVD+RW

Power supply

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Operational Power Consumption (min-max)
, 33
, 33
Power consumption (standby)
1 W
0.4 W