Yamaha just announced the BD-S667 Blu-ray Disc player (MSRP $329.95), a perfect match to Yamaha’s new RX-V667 3D AV Receiver in terms of functionality, cosmetics and high quality build construction. It is fully compatible with the receiver’s SCENE mode for instantaneous set up and operation at the touch of a button and offers high video and audio quality with 1080p/24kHz-compatible HDMI video output, full HD Audio decoding and playback of all current HD formats. Support for BD-Live and BonusView features unlock endless fun and informative features from the Internet and new entertainment possibilities via selectable internal memory and USB storage devices.
The BD-S667 is also compatible with Netflix for instant streaming of the service’s diverse library of movie, TV and special event titles. It has multimedia compatibility for Disc and USB formats including AVCHD, WMV, JPEG (HD), MP3 and WMA. It can also playback JPEG slideshows with MP3 audio soundtracks for family and friends.
Other key audio and video features include direct bitstream and multi-channel Linear PCM output via HDMI and analog 2-channnel down-mixed audio output, 192kHz/24-bit audio DAC, x.v.Color and Deep Color compatibility, as well as 1080p playback for DVDs, photos and home movies.
Other advanced operation and convenience features include DLNA client certification, HDMI CEC functionality and on-screen display GUI. An intuitive Setup Wizard instantly readies the BD-S667 for operation, and Internet connectivity makes it possible to quickly download future firmware updates.
- Netflix Internet video streaming – instantly watch movies and TV episodes from Netflix over the Internet using your Netflix account and a high-speed Internet connection connected to the ethernet port on the back of the player
- DLNA certified digital media player – manage photo, music and video content stored on DLNA servers on your home network (supports WMV/MP3/WMA/JPEG)
- Firmware Update capability via Internet
- Yamaha SCENE compatibility
- HDMI CEC functionality
- On-screen display GUI
- Multimedia compatibility for Disc/USB: AVCHD, WMV, JPEG (HD), MP3 and WMA
- Playback of JPEG slideshows with MP3 audio
- Setup Wizard makes setup easy
- Detachable power cable
High Picture Quality
- 1080p/24Hz-compatible HDMI video output
- x.v.Color and Deep Color compatibility
- 1080p playback for DVDs, photos and personal video data
Magnificent Audio Performance
- Audio playback of all current HD formats
- Direct bitstream and multi-channel Linear PCM output via HDMI
- Analog 2-channel down-mixed audio output
- 192kHz/24-bit audio DAC
Supports BD-Live and BonusView
- Connect to the Internet to access the fun and informative features that BD-Live provides
- Secondary Video/Audio for enhanced commentary and information