Slim and Compact Pioneer Blu-ray 3D™ Player with BD-Live™ and Karaoke


Main Features

  • Plays Blue-ray, DVD-Video, VCD, and CD:
    • Blu-ray disc (BD-ROM, BD-R, BD-RE)
    • DVD-Video (DVD-R, DVD-R DL, DVD-RW)
    • CD (CD-DA, DTS-CD, PC-files [ISO 9660 file system only])

  • DVD Region Code 2

  • HD Audio Dolby TrueHD, DTS-HD Master Audio

  • Terminals • 1 x HDMI
    • 1 x USB (Front for BD-Live content storage)
    • 1 x Ethernet
    • 1 x Composite Video Out
    • 1 x Digital Coaxial Out
    • 1 x 2ch Analogue Audio out
    • 1 x Mic input (Front)

  • Blu-ray Profile BD-Live


    BD LiveBD-Live players include a minimum of 1GB local memory and bring picture-in-picture and online functionality via the player’s internet connection.

    The profile allows you to download up-to-date content to add to the movie, from refreshed trailers to exclusive special features.

    Profile 5

    Profile 5 players have BD-Live, and are also capable of 3D playback.

  • Control with HDMI Yes

    Put simply, KURO LINK means that you are able to control basic functions of compatible Pioneer Audio/Visual devices* (such as your Blu-ray player, amplifier or DVD recorder), with your KURO flat-screen TV remote control.

    One remote for your full entertainment system.

    KURO LINK is made possible via the single HDMI cable connection between your flat-screen TV and your other entertainment devices.

    * Other brands of TV and home entertainment components may also work with the KURO LINK function
  • USB Yes

  • HDMI Yes

    HDMIHDMI - one connection for complete digital transfer of all signals.

    HDMI stands for High Definition Multimedia Interface and its purpose is to provide a single digital connection between one compatible product and another.

    For example, a single digital connection between a compatible DVD recorder and A/V Receiver. Or a single digital connection between an A/V Receiver and plasma screen.

    The benefit of HDMI is that it supports standard, enhanced and high definition signals via a single cable - there is no need for the signal to be converted from digital to analogue and back again. This means that no quality is lost in the straight-through digital HDMI connection, so you can enjoy the full quality of high definition entertainment.

  • Video Signal D/A Converter Yes

  • Dimensions (W x H x D) 360 x 39 x 218 mm

  • Weight 1.2 kg

  • Power Consumption (in use) 13 W

  • Power Consumption (standby) 0.3 W

    Sustainable Energy EuropeCaring for the environment is important. It's why we are a Sustainable Energy Partner of the European Commission.

    What this means is that we've committed to reduce power consumption in standby modes. The less energy we consume, the better for the environment.

    For more information, visit our Sustainable Energy information page.


  • Playback Discs • Blu-ray discs (BD-ROM, -R/RE)
    • DVD-Video
    • DVD-ROM
    • DVD-R/-RW (Video mode, VR mode, PC file)
    • DVD-R DL (Video mode, VR mode, PC file)
    • CD (CD-DA, DTS-CD, PC file)

  • AVCHD Discs Yes

  • DivX Yes

    DivX logo DivX is an innovative MPEG-4 digital video technology - often referred to as the MP3 of video.

    It is essentially a compressed file format for video and features one of the most efficient video data compression algorithms in comparison to other compressed digital video formats.

    Find out more about DivX

  • JPEG Playback Yes

    JPEG Photoviewer allows you to display your digital photographs on-screen. Simply load your CD, CD-R or CD-RW disc containing the JPEG photographs into your product to start the slide show.

    With our new models, you can rotate or zoom images, as well as create your own JPEG slideshow with music.

  • MP3 Yes

    All Pioneer players and DVD recorders are capable of reading MP3 files recorded onto CD-R/RW and CD-ROM discs.
  • MPEG-2 AAC Yes

    MPEG (Moving Picture Experts Group) is the name of a family of standards used to encode video and audio signals in a digital compressed format.

    MPEG-2 AAC (Advanced Audio Coding) is able to handle more channels than MP2 or MP3 (48 full audio channels and 16 low frequency enhancements compared to 5 full audio channels and 1 low frequency enhancements for MP2 or MP3).
  • WMA Yes

    This product can play back WMA files recorded on CD-R/RW discs. WMA is a music compression format developed by the Microsoft Corporation. It uses the latest encoding technologies to compress an original audio track, minimising file sizes while maintaining good audio quality.
  • WMV Yes

    Windows Media Video (WMV) is a compressed video file format developed by Microsoft.
  • MKV Yes

  • Other File Playback AAC, LPCM (.wav), FLAC, MP4, AVI, 3GP, FLV

  • Home Media Gallery Yes

    Home Media GalleryIn our products' user interface environments "Home Media Gallery" refers to the function that allows you to access and enjoy "home media". By “home media” we mean content other than that accessible or delivered through traditional media such as audio CDs, DVDs, Blu-ray Discs, TV and radio.

    Which "home media" content types and formats can be processed, how the content
    gets processed and from which media the content can be accessed, varies per product.

    Depending on the product you’ll be able to access audio, photo and video files through a disc, USB memory, USB connectable player such as an iPod or iPhone, the Internet or a networked PC /server. Listening to Internet radio is also among the possibilities. Enhancing the audio and video quality, or combining audio and photo playback are examples of processing options. Products with video output typically feature content selection via Graphical User Interface (GUI).

  • 10-Key Direct Search & Play Yes

    This feature allows you to easily access each track, title or chapter at the touch of a button, using the numeric keys of the remote control.

Audio Features

  • 192 kHz/24-bit D/A Converter Yes

  • Dolby Digital Yes

    The current surround sound quality decoding standard, Dolby Digital means movie theatre sound performance for a home cinema. The listener will be wrapped in surround sound by 5.1-channel audio sound compression technology.

    Depending on the speakers, the front left and right, centre, rear left and right speakers can span frequencies from 20 Hz - 20 kHz and there is a dedicated subwoofer channel for additional low frequency sound effects. Extra features mean not only stunning soundtracks but also additional language tracks on one disc.
  • Dolby Digital Plus Yes

    Dolby Digital Plus is a digital audio compression scheme developed specifically for Blu-ray Disc.

    It is a development of the earlier Dolby Digital system. Compared to Dolby Digital, it supports a greater range of bitrates at higher quality and up to thirteen full range audio channels compared with Dolby Digital's original five.
  • Dolby TrueHD Yes

    Dolby TrueHDDolby TrueHD is an advanced lossless multi-channel audio codec from Dolby Laboratories.

    DTS-HD Master AudioDTS-HD Master Audio is also a lossless audio codec created by Digital Theater System (DTS).

    Both codecs are intended primarily for high-definition home-entertainment equipment, such as Blu-ray Disc.
    Put simply, the result is that you can now enjoy high resolution images accompanied by lush studio-quality HD sound.

  • DTS Yes

  • DTS CD Capability Yes

  • DTS Digital Surround Yes

    DTS Digital Surround is the high-quality surround sound format for providing 5.1 channels of discrete digital audio.
  • DTS-HD Master Audio Yes

    Dolby TrueHDDolby TrueHD is an advanced lossless multi-channel audio codec from Dolby Laboratories.

    DTS-HD Master AudioDTS-HD Master Audio is also a lossless audio codec created by Digital Theater System (DTS).

    Both codecs are intended primarily for high-definition home-entertainment equipment, such as Blu-ray Disc.
    Put simply, the result is that you can now enjoy high resolution images accompanied by lush studio-quality HD sound.

  • DTS-HD High Resolution Audio Yes

    DTS-HD Master Audio, is an extension to the original DTS audio format. It delivers up to 7.1 channels of sound at 24-bit depth resolution.

    DTS-HD High Resolution Audio is selected as an optional surround sound format for Blu-ray Disc with constant bit rates up to respectively 6.0 Mbit/s and 3.0 Mbit/s. It is supposed to be an alternative for DTS-HD Master Audio where disc space may not allow it.
  • Digital Audio Output Dolby Digital, DTS Digital Surround, Linear PCM, MPEG-2 AAC

  • PQLS with HDMI Yes (2 Channel)

    The PQLS (Precision Quartz Lock System) is a transfer control technology using the KURO LINK function.

    The player’s output signals are controlled by the AV receiver to achieve high quality sound playback from a CD using the quartz oscillator of the AV receiver. This eliminates the influence of the jitter generated upon transfer which can adversely affect the sound quality.
  • Dynamic Range Control Yes

  • Auto Lip Synchronous Function Yes

    This function ensures an automatic and accurate synchronisation of audio and video.

Video Features

  • PAL/NTSC Dual System Yes

  • PureCinema Progressive Scan Yes

  • I/P Simultaneous Output Yes

    Interlaced / Progressive Simultaneous Output means that the player is able to simultaneously output progressive and interlaced video through two different video outputs.
  • Video Adjust Yes

    From the Video Adjust screen you can choose various settings that affect how the picture is presented.

    You can adjust the following picture quality settings:
    • Sharpness: Adjusts the sharpness of edges in the picture (Fine, Standard, Soft)
    • Brightness: Adjusts the overall brightness (-20 to +20)
    • Contrast: Adjusts the contrast between light and dark (-16 to +16)
    • Gamma: Adjusts the 'warmth' of the picture (High, Medium, Low, Off)
    • Hue: Adjusts the red/green balance (Green 9 to Red 9)
    • Chroma Level: Adjusts how saturated colors appear (-9 to +9)

  • Pixel Scaler Yes

  • Deep Colour 36-bit

    Deep Colour ensures that all colour transitions and gradients are reproduced with the highest level of precision.

    It enables increased contrast ratio, eliminates on-screen colour banding (for smooth tonal transitions and subtle gradations between colours) and can represent many times more shades of gray between black and white.

    So what you see is as natural and lifelike as possible.
  • x.v. Colour Yes

    x.v.Colour (also known as xvYCC or Extended-gamut YCC) is a colour space that supports 1,8 times as many colours as the RGB colour space.

    The result is that you see greens, reds and blues far deeper than previously possible.


  • Remote Control Unit Preset

  • Auto Power-Down Yes

  • Power Requirements AC 110-240 V / 50/60 Hz