JVC introduces in the US market, the XV-BP11, a budget-priced Blu-ray player. Other than BB-ROM video, the XV-BP11 supports playback of BD-R/RE, DVD Video, DVD-R/RW, DVD+R/RW, Audio CD and CD-R/RW discs. It can also handle AVCHD formats, the high definition format widely used for HD camcorders, including the JVC HD Everio line.
JVC XV-BP11 can play WMV, JPEG, MP3, WMA, Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital plus, Dolby True HD, DTS, DTS HD Master Audio/Essential media formats. It offers HDMI 1.3 output and a USB HOST port for media playback. It is priced at $199.95.