Best Blu-ray players

Enjoy HD at home with the best Blu-ray players on the market

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1. Sony BDP S570
£175, www.sony.co.uk
Love: Simple interface and sharp, noise-free picture quality. Built-in Wi-Fi. 3D-ready. Quick to load
Hate: Only one HDMI port

2. Sony BDP-S470

£180 www.sony.co.uk

Performance: A modestly priced 3D-ready Blu-ray deck that includes BBC iPlayer and the option to stream movies from Lovefilm. It's quick to load discs and 3D footage is vivid with real depth

Love: Superb interface, with SACD playback. BBC iPlayer and Lovefilm

Hate: Wormanlike design. 3D footage slightly prone to flicker

MORE: Sony BDP-S470 review

3. Panasonic BDT-100

£214, www.panasonic.co.uk

Love: Excellent picture quality. 3D-ready. Online apps
Hate: £80 for a Wi-Fi dongle

4. LG BD570
£160, www.lg.co.uk

Love: Excellent 2D Blu-ray playback. Built-in Wi-Fi. Extensive file support
Hate: Sluggish interface

5. Samsung BD-C6900
£280, www.samsung.co.uk

Love: Excellent 2D and 3D performance. Media streaming
Hate: No 3D glasses included

MORE Samsung BD-C6900 review