- Immerse your entertainment experience in 3D and make your
content come alive with 3D technology! The astounding effects
will immediately grab your attention and bring your
entertainment experience to the next level.
HD / JPEG / MP3 File Playback
- View both still and video digital images recorded in HD onto a
CD-RW/R, USB drive or from your network in a slideshow format
and play back MP3 audio files in addition to Divx HD file
Simple One Cable Solution - One cable connection carries
complete digital audio and video content between your HDTV and
the BD-HP25U player for the best high-definition 3D video and
highest fidelity audio in home theater today.
HD 3D Resolution
- An amazing home theater experience enjoyed in the comfort of
your own home. The Blu-ray Disc™ format has full 1080p
resolution capability - that's the maximum picture resolution
available today. 1080p = 1,080 lines of vertical resolution,
- Real life-like sound - Blu-ray Disc™ technology lets you
take advantage of the latest surround sound formats such as
TrueHD and DTS Master Audio. This means you will enjoy high
quality lossless 7.1 Channel digital surround that is
bit-for-bit equivalent of the master recording.
- Even your existing standard definition DVD library can look
better than ever because the BD-HP25U is backwards compatible
with your DVDs. By optimizing standard DVD and streaming video
playback signals to 1080p (when displaying on a 1080p capable
HDTV through the HDMI®
connection), the BD-HP25U can deliver more DVD picture quality
as each single frame is upconverted.
LINK™ Function -
Seamless Operation among Sharp Audio/Video Products with One
Remote Control – Why use two remotes when you can use one?
The AQUOS LINK®
function allows you to control both your AQUOS LCD TV and your
AQUOS Blu-ray Disc™ player together. When you connect your
AQUOS LCD TV to the Blu-ray Disc™ player via an HDMI®
connection, you will have seamless interoperability between your
AQUOS LCD TV and the BD-HP25U. AQUOS LINK™ also features
the ability to control via an on-screen interface with other
- provides consumers access to a wide variety of real-time
content via a network connection, such as movie scene extras,
new previews, games, chat and more. The Bonus View function
provides access to picture-in-picture special features, allowing
you to simultaneously watch your favorite movie scenes and added
bonus features (on compatible disc).
PURE MODE -
provides seamless optimization of Blu-ray Disc™ content.
When the Sharp BD-HP25U is connected to an AQUOS TV through an
cable, the AQUOS TV will automatically switch to "dot by
dot" mode to deliver full 1080 video content. The
BD-HP25U/AQUOS TV combination provides the most optimized
Blu-ray™ resolution and best possible picture.
- Using an available connection to the Internet, the BD-HP25U
provides access to BD Live bonus content as well as Netflix,
Vudu™, Vudu™ Apps, YouTube in addition to music
streaming from Pandora®.
- The DLNA Digital Living Network Alliance defines a standard
for moving movies, photos, music and other media from a network
to a Blu-ray Disc™ player. DLNA servers can store media in
one location and can stream the content to DLNA compliant
players for playback at a remote location within your network.