Enjoy the thrill of full high definition pictures delivered by the NB500MG1F. Indulge in every detail, silky smooth action and vivid colors with Deep Colour. Current DVD favorites can also be enjoyed, with upscaling to 1080p via HDMI.
Bonus View with Picture-in-Picture for video & audio choices
With Bonus View, you can enjoy picture-in-picture with audio choices. A second smaller window - which runs a separate video sequence, appears over the main picture. You can then choose whether you want to listen to what's going on In the smaller window or in the larger one. This allows you to enjoy many special features that are often included in Blu-ray Disc movies. For example, you can watch and listen to the director's comments in the smaller window, whilst he points to scenes or actors in the main picture.
1080p at 24 fps for cinema-like images
Bring true cinema experience into your living room with 24 frames-per-second video. Original films are all recorded at this frame rate, providing an ambience and image texture that is so unique. Philips Blu-ray Disc players are equipped to bring you 24fps directly from Blu-ray Discs - thus giving you sensational cinema-like high definition images that will astound you.-
Full HD 1080p for razor sharp images
Blu-ray Discs have the capacity to carry high definition data, along with pictures in the 1920 x 1080 resolution that defines full high definition images. This can only mean you get the best possible TV picture quality available today - so prepare to feast your eyes.
EasyLink to control all HDMI CEC devices via a single remote
EasyLink lets you control multiple devices like DVD players, Blu-ray players, TV's etc. with one remote. It uses HDMI CEC industry-standard protocol to share functionality between devices through the HDMI cable. With one touch of a button, you can operate all your connected HDMI CEC enabled equipment simultaneously. Functions like standby and play can now be carried out with absolute ease.
Flawless undistorted video with MPEG and 3D noise reduction
Cameras taking still and moving images pick up aberrations (or noise) from a variety of sources. These, though not individually visible, contribute to poor picture quality. The MPEG and 3D noise reduction feature cleans the picture up - so you can be assured of crystal clear images every time.
DVD video upscaling to 1080p via HDMI for near-HD images
HDMI 1080p upscaling delivers images that are crystal clear. DVD movies in standard definition can now be enjoyed in high definition resolution - ensuring more details and more true-to-life pictures. Progressive Scan (represented by "p" in "1080p') eliminates the line structure prevalent on TV screens, again ensuring relentlessly sharp images. To top it off, HDMI makes a direct digital connection that can carry uncompressed digital HD video as well as digital multi-channel audio, without conversions to analog - delivering perfect picture and sound quality, completely free from noise.
Blu-ray Disc playback for sharp images in full HD 1080p
Blu-ray Discs have the capacity to carry high definition data, along with pictures in the 1920 x 1080 resolution that defines full high definition images. Scenes come to life as details leap at you, movements smoothen and images turn crystal clear. Blu-ray also delivers uncompressed surround sound - so your audio experience becomes unbelievably real. The high storage capacity of Blu-ray Discs also allow a host of interactive possibilities to be built in. Seamless navigation during playback and other exciting features like pop-up menus bring a whole new dimension to home entertainment.
Deep Color for vivid images in over a billion colors
The real world is not limited by colors - practically any hue can occur in any shade, in any luminosity. What you see on your TV screen is a different matter, so images often don't look true to life. Deep Color recreates the natural world on your TV screen, bringing to you the millions and millions of colors that occur in reality - and launching your viewing experience to new heights.