Pioneer Unveils Two New Blu-ray Players

Submitted by lalit on May 7, 2008 - 2:37pm.

Pioneer announced two new Blu-ray players to accompany its TV and A/V receiver announcements. Both the players will have decoders for every next-gen multi-channel audio codec or will sent complete audio bitstream to the A/V receiver. According to Pioneer both the players will be fastest Blu-ray player in the industry with 15-second eject from off time and 22-second disc load time. The Blu-ray player BDP-51FD will be priced $599 and the higher end model Elite BDP-05FD will cost you $799. The Elite model will come with gold connectors, superior video decoder and a front faceplate with capacitance touch keys. Both the players will ship this summer.