Immerse yourself in Full HD 3D
Watch 3D Blu-ray Disc™ movies in Full HD quality – just connect via HDMI to any 3D-capable HD TV. In addition to delivering greater realism and clarity on all your 3D Blu-ray Discs, this Blu-ray Disc player also upscales 2D video to simulated 3D for enhanced depth and improved on-screen image detail.
TRILUMINOS™ brings colours alive
Discover true-to-life colours and tones. TRILUMINOS colour comprises a wider visible colour spectrum to reveal more true-to-life tones and texture. Hard-to-reproduce vibrant reds, aqua blues, and emerald greens are displayed beautifully, so landscapes and seascapes look more vivid. Faces look better too, with more faithfully reproduced skin tones.
Smooth video streaming with Wi-Fi PRO
Enjoy smooth, fast browsing with Wi-Fi PRO. This Blu-ray Disc player features a unique Wi-Fi module that is optimally positioned for maximum signal strength. A clever multi-antenna design also ensures a more reliable signal than conventional Wi-Fi, so you’ll experience smooth video streaming and responsive browsing from a wider range in your home.
Dolby® TrueHD for sound as the director intended
Enjoy peerless audio quality with Dolby TrueHD, which delivers lossless sound across movies and music. By reproducing sound identical to original studio masters, it offers unparalleled audio fidelity for Blu-ray Discs, DVDs, and downloaded content.
DTS-HD™ for studio master precision
Enjoy precise, detailed home audio. With DTS-HD Master Audio, you’ll enjoy the original, uncompressed soundtracks on your favourite Blu-ray Discs and streamed movies – just as the director intended. DTS-HD High-Resolution Audio also offers intensely detailed reproduction for musical performances, allowing every note to shine with near studio-like quality.
Connect to your home network with DLNA
Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) is an industry-wide standard for sharing data over a home network. This makes it easier to stream and transfer your favourite music, films, and pictures between your DLNA-supported devices — including TVs, PCs, portable servers, and gaming consoles.
Enrich your viewing with the TV SideView app
Use your tablet or smartphone (Android or iOS) to control your Blu-ray Disc player, and learn more about what you’re watching – without disrupting your viewing experience. The SideView app also lets you instantly access content from devices on your local network or from the wide range of online services available on the player.
Screen mirroring to wirelessly show your smartphone screen on TV
Wirelessly mirror the screen of your mobile device on a large screen connected to your video device. Screen mirroring works with Xperia smartphones, tablets and other devices compatible with Miracast™ technology. Multiply the joy with family and friends by watching videos together, browsing together, or selecting the next vacation destination on a map.
Graphic user interface is quick and intuitive
Finding apps and features is quick and simple with a graphical user interface. Browse on your TV screen with easy-to-navigate panels; content is divided into featured apps on one side and your favourite apps on the other. Everything is neatly organised and quick to launch.
Get more to watch with Sony Entertainment Network
Get the best of the web on your TV. With the Sony Entertainment Network, you’re free to explore a huge library of movies and catch-up TV programmes, as well as music and games. Flick through a selection of online channels, or play the latest videos from YouTube™. The BDP-S5500 also has wide codec support, so you can enjoy video from a huge range of formats.
Super quick start gets you watching instantly
Tired of waiting around for your entertainment? With Quick Start mode and Fast Loading, it takes less than 1 second to boot up your Blu-ray Disc player. You’ll be able to get to the action quicker with faster loading of even interactive Blu-ray Disc movies. If you’re not watching on Blu-ray, you can launch Internet content even faster, too.
USB plug and play
Bring your movies and photos to life. Just plug a USB drive into the front-facing USB port to play your pictures and videos through your TV.