It isn’t on daily basis a contemporary face arrives within the dwelling cinema sector – notably one providing as its debut showcase two premium 4K Blu-ray players. However that is exactly what fledgling model Reavon – owned by Parisian shopper electronics firm Groupe Archisoft – is doing, with its new UBR-X100 and UBR-X200.
Each fashions are described as “common disc gamers” and are designed as high-end UHD Blu-ray, Blu-ray, 3D Blu-ray, DVD, SACD, and CD spinners for the video- and audiophile.
The gamers additionally help Dolby Atmos and DTS:X in addition to HDR10 and Dolby Imaginative and prescient, though, as famous by TV and monitor information web site, FlatpanelsHD, no help for HDR10+ is listed on the spec-sheet. Each fashions additionally sport two HDMI outputs: one for video and one for audio.
What is the distinction between the 2? A fast look on the again exhibits you. The UBR-X200 (backside, beneath) boasts analogue audio outs, an RS-232C terminal (for customized AV integration) plus different superior audio capabilities you may’t see, reminiscent of Burr-Brown PCM1690 DACs – for which you may pay fairly the premium.
Reavon will be part of heavy-hitters reminiscent of LG, Panasonic and Sony within the Blu-ray recreation. And let’s not neglect the PS5 and Xbox Series X, each of which arrived with UHD Blu-ray playback help in late 2020.
In Germany, UBR-X100 is listed for €800, whereas the UBR-X200 is double the value, at €1600. The brand new Blu-ray gamers are the one merchandise within the Reavon catalogue proper now, they usually’ll be obtainable by April.
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