Description of Sharp BDAMS20 / BD-AMS20U:
The BD-AMS20U 3D Blu-ray Disc Player is perfect for enjoying Full HD 1080p Blu-ray 3D video, also providing the added option of wireless streaming entertainment.
The BD-AMS20U allows you to play Blu-ray 3D, DVD, CD Discs, JPEG images, MP3 audio files from a disc, USB or even stream right from your network via DLNA® or via the connected hard disc drive, and connect your Android Smart Phone for content and application playback to a large display (MHL) - Mobile High-Definition Link.
A vast library of movie content is also available via the streaming services built-in to the BD-AMS20U. You can stream Netflix, Vudu with Apps and YouTube as well as stream music from Pandoraۍ.
The BD-AMS20U has all the features you've come to expect from a top-line Blu-ray Disc player.
- Blu-ray 3D Playback - Immerse your entertainment experience in 3D and make your content come alive with 3D technology! The astounding effects will immediately grab your attention and bring your entertainment experience to the next level.
- HDMI® Input - (MHL) Mobile High-Definition Link. Share your Android based smartphone apps on your television. This HDMI input provides a multi media link interface for playback from your smartphone. The input also supplies power to your smartphone and allows for control of smart phone content.
- Divx HD / JPEG / MP3 / Network / HDD File Playback - View both still and video digital images recorded in HD onto a CD-RW/R, USB drive or from your network in a slideshow format and play back MP3 audio files in addition to Divx HD file formats from your network or connected Hard Disc Drive.
- Divx HD / JPEG / MP3 File Playback - View both still and video digital images recorded in HD onto a CD-RW/R, USB drive or from your network in a slideshow format and play back MP3 audio files in addition to Divx HD file formats.
- HDMI® Output - Simple, Single Cable Solution - One cable connection carries complete digital audio and video content between your HDTV and the BD-AMS20U player for superior high-definition 3D video and high fidelity audio in home theater today.
- Full HD 3D Resolution - An amazing home theater experience enjoyed in the comfort of your own home. The Blu-ray Disc format has full 1080p resolution capability - that's the maximum picture resolution available today. 1080p = 1,080 lines of vertical resolution, progressively scanned.
- High Fidelity Audio - Real life-like sound - Blu-ray Disc technology lets you take advantage of the latest surround sound formats such as Dolby® TrueHD. This means you will enjoy high quality lossless 7.1 channel digital surround that is bit-for-bit equivalent of the master recording.
- Super Picture Up-Scaling - Even your existing standard definition DVD library can look better than ever because the BD-AMS20U is backwards compatible with your DVDs. By optimizing standard DVD and streaming video playback signals to 1080p (when displaying on a 1080p capable HDTV through the HDMI® connection), the BD-AMS20U can deliver more DVD picture quality as each single frame is upconverted.
- AQUOS LINK Function - Seamless Operation among Sharp Audio/Video Products with One Remote Control Why use two remotes when you can use one? The AQUOS LINK® function allows you to control both your AQUOS LCD TV and your AQUOS Blu-ray Disc player together. When you connect your AQUOS LCD TV to the Blu-ray Disc player via an HDMI® connection, you will have seamless interoperability between your AQUOS LCD TV and the BD-AMS20U. AQUOS LINK also features the ability to control on-screen with other manufacturers' remotes.
- BD-Live - provides consumers access to a wide variety of real-time content via a network connection, such as movie scene extras, new previews, games, chat and more. The Bonus View function provides access to picture-in-picture special features, allowing you to simultaneously watch your favorite movie scenes and added bonus features (on compatible disc).
- AQUOS PURE MODE - provides seamless optimization of Blu-ray Disc content. When the Sharp BD-AMS20U is connected to an AQUOS TV through an HDMI® cable, the AQUOS TV will automatically switch to "dot by dot" mode to deliver full 1080 video content. The BD-AMS20U/AQUOS TV combination provides the most optimized Blu-ray resolution and best possible picture.
- Movie Streaming Services - Using an available connection to the Internet, the BD-AMS20U provides access to BD Live bonus content as well as Netflix, Vudu, Vudu Apps, YouTube in addition to music streaming from Pandora®.
- DLNA® Network / Hard Disc Drive Connection - The DLNA Digital Living Network Alliance defines a standard for moving movies, photos, music and other media from a network to a Blu-ray Disc player. DLNA servers can store media in one location and can stream the content to DLNA compliant players for playback at a remote location within your network or from direct connection to an external Hard Disc Drive connected through the supplied USB ports.
- DLNA® Network Connection - The DLNA Digital Living Network Alliance defines a standard for moving movies, photos, music and other media from a network to a Blu-ray Disc player. DLNA servers can store media in one location and can stream the content to DLNA compliant players for playback at a remote location within your network