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Sony BDP-S1700

Sony BDP-S1700
alaScore 92

33 reviews

Aug, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 33 reviews of Sony BDP-S1700. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Blu-ray Players for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Blu-ray Players the Sony BDP-S1700 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 92/100 = Excellent quality.

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(Based on 33 reviews)

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Sony BDP-S1700 review

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The Sony BDP-S1700 is Sony's entry-level Blu-ray player. It won't play 3D or 4K ultra-HD discs, but it still has a variety of smart features so that you can access online streaming content. Is this player a great-value option or a cheap dud? We sent it...

Jul, 2016

Consumer review by: Luke68 (

Great value product, great performance


Neat and elegant, quick and simple to set up, easy to follow menus / instructions. great picture easy to use. Given as a house warming present and much appreciated.

Aug, 2017

Consumer review by: andyshooter (

No wireless WiFi connection


Was sold to me for wireless WiFi connection ,but it only has wired connection , so was no use to me & went back

Jul, 2017

Consumer review by: Debs11 (

Blue ray


Love my new dvd player looks nice for the price only one let down for me is tht it didn't come as multi region where as my last one did so for me thts a massive let down, but never the less still a nice machine thanx.

Jun, 2017

Consumer review by: Gtop (

Lots for your money


this product was exceptional value for money. It does everything you expect for it price and more.

compact , easy to use

Feb, 2017

Consumer review by: Canon (

Compact and good quality


We don't watch too many DVDs so didn't want to spend a lot on a player. This strikes an excellent balance with good picture quality from the very compact unit.

size , picture quality


Feb, 2017

Consumer review by: Stewart159 (

Trouble playing DVD's


This player worked fine for about 6 hours then suddenly the picture froze and then went black. I had trouble getting the disc to eject. In the end I pulled out the power cable and replaced then finally it ejected. I tried again and had the same...


unreliability , total unreliability

Jan, 2017

Consumer review by: Button (

Great price


The Sony dvd/blu ray is a great piece of equipment.great picture and so easy to set up.

easy set up


Jan, 2017

Consumer review by: JimR1 (

Cracking, inexpensive, small form blu ray player


Bought this as I need a small blu ray player for my kitchen tv. I was very surprised as it's a fantastic unit from Sony. Very fast startup, great picture and sound quality (have tried it on my main TV and it really stands up against my other, more...

smart functions only with a network cable.

Jan, 2017

Consumer review by: mvp51 (

excellent value sony bdps1700


this product replaced my old dvd player,And as it plays both blue ray and basic dvds.I would recommend this sony dvd player.For anyone wanting a compact unit that does not take up much space.The staff at richer sounds in hull were very helpful,And...

compact size and ease of use

Dec, 2016

Product Specifications


Audio Decoders:DTS-HD, Dolby TrueHD


Colour of product:Black
Device Type:Blu-Ray player


Child lock: Yes
Parental control: Yes
Remote control type:RMT-B127P
Screen saving functions: Yes

Media types

Disc types supported:BD, CD, DVD


Ethernet LAN: Yes
Wi-Fi: No

Packaging Content

Batteries included: Yes
Handheld remote control: Yes
Manual: Yes
Warranty card: Yes


Progressive Scan: No

Ports & interfaces

Digital audio coaxial out:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
HDMI ports quantity:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1


Power Consumption (Standby):0.25
Power consumption (typical):8.5


Card reader integrated: No


24p support: Yes
Deep colour support: Yes
Full HD: Yes
Network streaming: Yes
Supported video modes:1080p
Video upscaling: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Height :3.9