With support for BD-3D, all the latest surround sound formats, the 651BD is a
lightning-fast, easy to use player and is guaranteed to reproduce your movies
and music with all the gusto of the original performance!
The only player you'll ever need! The perfect picture is only half the
story and the 651BD's audio performance is every bit as impressive as its video
Cirrus Logic audio DACs and incredible attention to the design of audio
circuits ensure this latest player sounds truly amazing whether playing movies
or music. Indeed the 651BD not only supports Blu-ray discs - including those
with 3D content - but also CD, HDCD, DVD-Video, DVD-Audio and SACD.
Twin screen connection With twin HDMI outputs, the 651BD
can deliver 3D video to multiple displays (such as a your 3D TV and your
projector) and both are fully compatible with the HDMI 1.4 standard for 3DTV and
Deep Colour support.
The primary HDMI output also features a high quality Marvell QDEO video
scaler with motion adaptive noise reduction for quiet and natural video, free
from noise and artifacts.
As well as stunning performance with Blu-ray discs, the 651BD delivers
unbeatable picture quality from existing DVDs, which can also be up-scaled to
Comprehensive format support... The 651BD supports
decoding of the very latest formats including Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD Master
Audio. And for the ultimate in user choice, these formats can be output as
bitstreams over HDMI for an AV receiver to decode internally.
An audiophile extravaganza... However it is the 651BD's
musical performance that really sets it apart from its peers. The 651BD can
reproduce the dynamics and scale required for the most elaborate movie
soundtracks. The 651BD truly excels as an audio source supporting all
high-resolution formats including DVD-A, SACD plus of course CD.
Designed for all the family... With such a vast
specification you might expect the 651BD to take some getting used to but you’ll
be delighted to hear that’s not the case. Genuinely simple to use with essential
operations available on the ergonomic front panel and more comprehensive control
via a clear on-screen menu, the 651BD is as easy to operate as any ordinary
player. In use it's whisper quiet and lightning fast for delay-free access to
your movies and music.
Aesthetics and premium build quality are further strengths and Cambridge
Audio’s trademark wrap-around casework houses the 651BD's proprietary
engineering within a low resonance, acoustically damped chassis.
The 651BD is ready to connect to the internet via Ethernet and supports BD
Profile 2.0 (BD-Live and BonusView) and other interactive features.
With an immense combination of multi-format capability, 3D video performance
and spine-tingling audio capability, the 651BD is waiting to show you how
Blu-ray can really perform!
Azur 651BD Blu-ray Universal Player features:
Universal media support – Blu-ray discs (including those with 3D
content),CD, HDCD, DVD-Video, DVD-Audio, Super Audio CD Marvell QDEO video
Twin HDMI 1.4a outputs
24-bit/192kHz capable DACs for superior audio performance
Ultra fast disc loading times and power on time
On-board decoding of lossless Dolby True HD, Dolby Digital Plus, DTS-HD
Master Audio and DTS-HD High Resolution Audio in Stereo, 5.1 or 7.1 CODECs.
7.1 multi channel analogue outputs
Pure Audio Mode prevents any audio signal interference or degradation
1GB internal memory plus 2 x USB 2.0 and 1 x eSATA sockets for external
Simple-to-operate colour OSD (On Screen Display) and set-up menus
Low energy standby circuit - consumes <0.5Watt in Standby
Supports Profile 2.0 - (BD-Live and BonusView) - Ethernet connection
Navigator style Azur remote control
All metal wrap-around casework with substantially thicker front panel and
an ultra rigid, acoustically dampened chassis