Samsung UBD-K8500 vs Sony UBP-X700

15.98 in
1.76 in
Samsung UBD-K8500 Blu Ray Player
vs
12.6 in
1.77 in
Sony UBP-X700 Blu Ray Player

Full Comparison

General

Samsung UBD-K8500Samsung UBD-K8500Sony UBP-X700Sony UBP-X700
Device type
Blu-Ray player
Blu-Ray player
TV tuner, digital
nono
nono
Type of disc drive
Front loaded with tray
Front loaded with tray

Connectivity

Samsung UBD-K8500Samsung UBD-K8500Sony UBP-X700Sony UBP-X700
Analogue RCA (5.1/7.1) out
nono
nono
Analogue RCA stereo output
nono
nono
Balanced output (analogue) XLR number
0
0
Balanced output digital XLR (AES / EBU) number
0
0
Composite output number
0
0
Digital coaxial output (S/PDIF) number
1
1
Digital optical output (S/PDIF) number
1
0
DVI out number
0
0
Front/side connections
USB
USB
HDMI
yesyes
yesyes
HDMI version
2.0a
2.0a
Number of HDMI inputs
2
2
Number of HDMI outputs
2
2
S-Video output quantity
0
0
SCART out
nono
nono
USB
yesyes
yesyes
USB 2.0 ports quantity
1
1
Total USB number
1
1
Bluetooth
yesyes
yesyes
Ethernet connection
yesyes
yesyes
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
yesyes
yesyes
Built-in or included adapter
Built-in
Built-in

Image properties

Samsung UBD-K8500Samsung UBD-K8500Sony UBP-X700Sony UBP-X700
Image frequency
24p, 30p, 50p, 60p
24p
HD type
4K Ultra HD
4K Ultra HD
Supported image files
JPEG/JPG
BMP, GIF, JPEG/JPG, MPO, PNG, WEBP
Supported video modes
480p, 576p, 720p, 1080i, 1080p
2160p (4K Ultra HD), 1080p
Supported video files
AVCHD, DivX, DivX HD, M-JPEG, Matroska (MKV), MPEG2, MPEG4, MPO, WMV
3G2, 3GP/3GPP, 3GP/3GPP, ASF, AVC, AVCHD, AVI, FLV, HEVC, M-JPEG, M2TS, M4V, Matroska (MKV), MOV, MP4, MPEG1, MPEG4, MTS, VC-1, VOB, VP6, VP8, VP9, VRO, WMA-PRO, WMV, WMV9, Xvid

Audio properties

Samsung UBD-K8500Samsung UBD-K8500Sony UBP-X700Sony UBP-X700
Audio output channels
7.1
7.1
Audio format
DTS HD Master Audio, Dolby TrueHD
DSD, DTS, DTS 5.1, DTS Neo:6, DTS-HD, DTS-HD HR, DTS HD Master Audio, DTS HD Master Audio, DTS:X, Dolby Atmos, Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital 2.0 Mono, Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Pro Logic, Dolby Surround, Dolby TrueHD
Supported audio files
WMV
AAC, AC3, AIFF, ALAC, APE, DSD, FLAC, HE-AAC, LPCM, M4A, MKA, MP3, Vorbis, WAV, WMA, WMA-PRO

Design

Samsung UBD-K8500Samsung UBD-K8500Sony UBP-X700Sony UBP-X700
Colour of product
Black
Black

Dimensions

Samsung UBD-K8500Samsung UBD-K8500Sony UBP-X700Sony UBP-X700
Height
1.76 in
1.77 in
Width
15.98 in
12.60 in
Depth
9.06 in
8.54 in
Weight
4.19 lb
3.09 lb

Features

Samsung UBD-K8500Samsung UBD-K8500Sony UBP-X700Sony UBP-X700
Built-in internet services
Browser, Facebook, Netflix, Twitter, Viaplay, YouTube
Browser, Netflix, YouTube
Handheld remote control
yesyes
yesyes

Compatibility

Samsung UBD-K8500Samsung UBD-K8500Sony UBP-X700Sony UBP-X700
3D support (3D-Ready)
yesyes
yesyes
Can convert 2D to 3D
nono
yesyes
DLNA certified
yesyes
nono
HDR
yesyes
yesyes
HDR Format
HDR10
Dolby Vision, HDR10
Streaming standards
Miracast
Miracast
Ultra HD Blu-ray
yesyes
yesyes
Video upscaling
yesyes
yesyes

Storage

Samsung UBD-K8500Samsung UBD-K8500Sony UBP-X700Sony UBP-X700
Blu-ray recording
nono
nono
Built-in hard drive
nono
nono
Playable discs (recordable media)
BD-ROM, CD, CD-ROM, CD-RW, DVD, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW
BD-RE, BD-RE DL, BD-ROM, CD, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD, DVD+R, DVD+R DL, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD-R DL, DVD-RW

Power supply

Samsung UBD-K8500Samsung UBD-K8500Sony UBP-X700Sony UBP-X700
AC input frequency
50 - 60 Hz
50 - 60 Hz
AC input voltage
220-240 V
220 - 240 V
Operational Power Consumption (min-max)
, 34
, 15
Power consumption (standby)
0.3 W
0.4 W
Power consumption (typical)
34 W
15 W
Separate power connector (mains)
Small power inlet connector (e.g. IEC C7)
Via AC adapter

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