Samsung touts portable 3D Blu-ray player

Sasmung has introduced a portable Blu-ray player capable of rendering 1080p HD video and smooth 3D playback.

The $500 BD-C8000 – which features a 10.1-inch screen – boasts integrated Wi-Fi, HDMI 1.4a support and a three hour battery life.

The company also debuted the following standalone (3D) Blu-ray players, along with three, sleek Home Theater Systems:

Samsung BD-C7900 ($400) Blu-ray player specs


Designed for the HD guru.
  • Two HDMI outputs for multiple HD sources.

  • Support for legacy receivers, so no need to upgrade to a new HDMI 1.4 receiver.
  • Integrated Wi-Fi.
  • Features AllShare, allows users to wirelessly sync and share content over digital devices.

BD-C6800 ($280) and BD-C5900 ($230) Blu-ray players

  • Built-in WiFi.
  • Content sharing via AllShare.

Note: All Samsung Blu-ray players support a wide range of media formats and access to an app library via Samsung Apps, an HDTV-based applications store.

HT-C9950W Blu-ray Home Theater System ($1,800)

  • Modern metallic finish.
  • Slot-in disc loading. 

  • Organic touch control buttons. 

  • Premium volume wheel.
  • 7.1 channel 3D surround sound system consists of four floor-standing speakers, two satellite speakers, one center channel unit and an anti-vibration subwoofer.
  • iPod/iPhone dock. 

  • Two HDMI inputs.
  • Dongle for wireless Internet connectivity.

HT-C6900W ($700)

  • Blu-ray player with built-in 3D capabilities.
  • Supports HDMI 1.4.
Crystal Amp Pro technology.
  • Wireless rear speakers. 

  • Integrated Wi-Fi.
  • Two-way center channel speaker.

HT-C6600 ($600)

 Blu-ray player

  • Integrated 3D capabilities.
  • Supports HDMI 1.4.
Access to Samsung Apps.
  • Wi-Fi dongle for wireless connectivity. 

  • Crystal Amp Pro technology.