The Sony BDV-E290 is a 5.1 Home Theatre System packed in a sleek monolithic design that blends in with the decor yet maintains an eye catching appeal. This Blu-Ray Home Theatre System delivers 3D surround sound that creates an immersive listening experience. The BDV-E290 has state-of-the-art directional speakers that are capable of maintaining the optimum sound over a broad listening height and distance giving an output of 1000 W. Sony BDV-290 features S-Master and a 24 bit Digital Amplifier to generate superb accuracy, clear separation of signal using a digital-to-digital conversion process. The conversion greatly minimizes the noise and distortion to render a more pleasant listening experience.
The Dolby Pro Logic II and Dolby True HD processing in the BDV-E290 combined with DTS surround makes for a sound processing that recreates the ambiance of a mini-theatre. The Sony BDV-E880 supports BD ROM, BD-R/RE, BDAV, Hybrid Disc (BD/DVD), DVD-RW/-R, DVD-R, DVD-RW/-R and CD media. The BRAVIA Sync feature allows you to synchronize your Home Theatre and TV into a seamless entertainment hub and lets you control them with a single command. The BDV-E290 features one HDMI IN port, Audio Line IN port (Optical, Coaxial), Video Signal OUT (Composite, Component) and an Ethernet port.
A 5.1 Home Theatre receiver is perfectly adequate to deliver true surround sound experience and is ideal for small to medium size rooms. It supports MP3 encoded on CD-R, DVD-R, DVD-RW and CD-RW discs. If you are concerned about unsightly wire tangles in your living space, the Wi-Fi connectivity in the BDV-E290 will ensure minimal cables. The HDMI and Component-video output in the Sony BDV-E290 relays the best possible picture quality, especially if you own a HD Ready TV