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LG BD570, BD590, BD550

LG BD590LG have just unleashed three new blu-ray players to the world at this years CES in Vegas, the LG BD570, BD590, and BD550.

All three LG blu-ray players look great and are feature packed with the latest technology.

Sitting at the very top of the tree is the LG BD590. The BD590 stands out from the crowd with it’s built in 250GB hard drive. This allows users to stream or download and store VUDU movies, picture,s music and more. This can be especially useful if your Internet isn’t fast enough to stream movies at the best quality, as you can download the movie over time and play it back when you want.

LG BD590

The LG BD570 is essentially the same as the BD590, just without the built in hard disk. Both the BD570 and BD590 both features WiFi (802.11b/g/n) for wireless network connectivity, along with a crystal-edge design.

All three models, including the LG BD550 feature access to LG’s NetCast service giving instant access to Netflix, VUDU, CinemaNow, YouTube and much more. BD-Live is fully supported along with DLNA support for media streaming over your home network.

Other features also include 1080p output and upscaling of standard DVDs, Dolby TrueHD, DTS-HD Advanced Digital Out and USB 2.0 media host to play media direct.