In addition to new standalone Blu-ray players, Sony introduces also the BDV-E300 and BDV-E500W Blu-ray home theater systems. Both models support BD-Live and 7.1 channel Dolby TrueHD and Dolby Digital Plus, DTS-HD High Resolution Audio, and DTS-HD Master Audio audio codecs.
The more advanced BDV-E500W features integrated S-AIR wireless audio capabilities and the BDV-E300 is also S-AIR ready. They both include Digital Media Port, BRAVIA Sync, Precision Drive technology, and Precision Cinema Upscaling technology. They have Sony’s Xross Media Bar (XMB) UI.
Sony BDV-E300 and BDV-E500W will be available in June for $600 and $800 respectively.