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Pioneer BDP-120

Pioneer BDP-120
alaScore 81

118 reviews

Aug, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 118 reviews of Pioneer BDP-120. The average rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Pioneer BDP-120 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Pioneer BDP-120

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 14 user reviews of Pioneer BDP-120 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other products in the same category on Amazon.co.uk.

93% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Pioneer BDP-120 Blu-ray Disc Player - BlackPioneer BDP-120 Blu-ray Disc Player - Black

Aug, 2018

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Pioneer BDP-120

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 45 user reviews of Pioneer BDP-120 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other products in the same category on Amazon.com.

60% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Pioneer BDP-120 1080p Blu-ray Disc PlayerPioneer BDP-120 1080p Blu-ray Disc Player

Aug, 2018

Expert review by : Nic Tatham (cnet.com.au)

Pioneer BDP-120

 

The Pioneer BDP-120 Blu-ray player boasts fine video and audio capabilities, but its frustrating operational quirks make this player an also-ran.

Impressive Blu-ray video and audio performance ; Good feature count ; Solid DVD upscaling

Quirky and frustrating to operate ; Not all that quick at loading/playing BDs ; Display far too small

Pioneer could have had a "budget BD player to beat" with the BDP-120. There's no denying its fine video and audio capabilities plus impressive feature count, but its frustrating operational quirks take a fair chunk of icing off this cake, which is a...

Sep, 2009

Expert review by : Sound + Image (avhub.com.au)

Pioneer BDP-120 and BDP-LX52 Blu-ray Players

 

Released around the same time Pioneer’s BDP-120 and BDP-LX52 Blu-ray players bring the company into a market more accessible to mainstream buyers than its previous offerings.

Consumer review (cnet.com.au)

Pioneer BDP-120

 

I have previously commented on this player before but am now at the point where i am going to get a new player altogether. I frequently update the firmware on this player but constantly have problems even doing this as my player constantly rejects them...

Sep, 2010

Consumer review (cnet.com.au)

Pioneer BDP-120

 

I have got 2 bluray players, so I can really compare how good they are. The Pioneer one is a mistake, had problems with it from the beginning. Took around 10 mins to load SAW VI. Then it didn't wanna play The Avatar. I loaded the latest Firmware on it...

Can't find one

It's a complete rubbish! VERY VERY Slow! AVOID

Jul, 2010

Consumer review (cnet.com.au)

Pioneer BDP-120

 

At this price point I'm not going to complain about load speed. Let's look at what really counts:

Sexy piano gloss finish, can be had for

Initial load speed of BD-ROM

May, 2010

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio D/A Converter (DAC):192kHz/24-bit
Audio Decoders:Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD, DTS, DTS Digital Surround, DTS-HD Master Audio

Audio System

Sound Output Mode:Stereo

CE System

Parental Lock: Yes

Design

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

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:26.8cm
Height:5.8cm
Weight:3kg
Width:42cm

Display

Built-in Display: Yes

DVD

Form Factor:Tabletop
Media Load Type:Tray
Media Type:BD-R / BD-RE / BD-ROM / CD / CD-R / CD-RW / DVD / DVD-R / DVD-R DL / DVD-RW / DVD+R / DVD+RW
Type:Blu-Ray disc player

Header

Manufacturer:Pioneer
Model:BDP-120
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Pioneer

Media types

Disc types supported:BD-R, BD-RE, BD-ROM, DVD-R, DVD-R DL, DVD-RW

Networking

Ethernet LAN: Yes

Other features

Dimensions (WxDxH):420 x 268 x 58
Power requirements:100 - 240V, 50/60 Hz

Packaging Content

Handheld remote control: Yes
Quantity:1
Quick start guide: Yes

Performance

Analog signal format system:NTSC, PAL
Auto power off: Yes
Progressive Scan: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Audio output - analog:1
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) out:1
Digital Audio Optical Out:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
HDMI: Yes
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Power

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:100 - 240
Power Consumption (Standby):0.6
Power consumption (typical):20 / 30

Storage

Card reader integrated: No

Video

3D: No
Deep colour support: Yes
Full HD: No
Video D/A Converter (DAC):148.5MHz/12-bit / 192MHz/24-bit
x.v.Color support: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:26.8
Height :5.8
Weight:2.7
Width:42