Fast streaming, 4K clarity
- The BDP-S6500's built-in Super Wi-Fi and dedicated 4K upscaling chip combine to deliver smoother, more responsive online viewing with images that are rich in colour and natural detail. Whether it's native Blu-ray content or internet streaming services, you can be sure that this player will bring the best out of everything you watch.
Customized 4K upscaling
- Our 4K upscaling chip is tuned to extract the finest details in Blu-ray discs™ and enhance heavily compressed internet content for the greatest viewing experience.
True cinematic sound
- Enjoy all the fine detail of the original recording in clear, high-fidelity surround sound with Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD.
DLNA Home sharing
- DLNA allows you to share multimedia content across all supported devices in your home.
Bring every image closer to 4K quality
Enjoy real-life clarity with 4K upscaling
- Enter a new era of Home Cinema. Our 4K upscaling chip has been designed to enhance the image quality of both Blu-ray™ and online content, bringing every scene closer to the rich, natural detail of 4K.
Lose yourself in Full HD 3D
- Enjoy all your 3D Blu-ray movies in Full HD quality when linked up to any 3D-enabled 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.
Colours that come alive
- Bring your viewing experience to life with the broad and vivid palette of TRILUMINOS™ colour, exclusive to Sony. Optimised for use with accompanying TRILUMINOS TVs, hard-to-reproduce vibrant reds, aqua blues and emerald greens are all beautifully displayed, making landscapes and seascapes more realistic.
Purer picture clarity
- Enjoy improved image quality when streaming your favourite online content. Our combination of picture technologies delivers better contrast, textures and colour definition, for a truly refined picture.
All your entertainment in one place
- Enjoy fast, stable streaming from a variety of services including YouTube™, Netflix and more. The BDP-S6500 offers Full HD streaming from compatible sources and a stronger signal — even on the edge of your wireless network's range.
A stronger signal with super Wi-Fi
- The multi-antenna design and the frontal positioning of the chip module deliver maximum signal strength, so you'll enjoy smooth video streaming and responsive browsing.
See your smartphone on the big screen
- With Miracast™, you'll be able to share your entire smartphone screen — including your favourite apps, games, photos, videos and music — on your TV.
- With our intuitive menu and interface, apps and features are organized simply and intelligently, so you can always find what you're looking for.
The smarter way to take control
- Use your tablet or smartphone (Android or iOS) to control your Blu-ray Disc player, and learn more about what you’re watching, with the TV SideView app.
Super quick start
- Start watching your favourite movies almost instantly with a fast boot-up of under a second.
Dual Core Processor
- Enjoy faster streaming, quicker loading, and smoother playback thanks to a powerful Dual Core Processor.
USB plug and play
- Just plug a USB drive into the front-facing USB port to play pictures through your TV.
Stream PlayStation® 3 games directly to your TV.
- Bring the immersive world of PlayStation® directly to your TV with PlayStation™ Now. Simply connect a DUALSHOCK®4 controller to your TV and play selected PlayStation® 3 games just as you would stream TV shows and movies – no game console required.
4K upscaling for real-life clarity
- Experience your favourite movies in up to four times the detail of Full HD with 4K upscaling. Connected to a compatible TV, an advanced video processor converts standard video into a signal nearer to 4K resolution (3,840 x 2,160). With eight million pixels in the picture, you get sharper, more detailed images, and the higher image quality lets you sit closer to the screen for an at-the-cinema feeling.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Screen mirroring for sharing smartphone content
- Super-size your smartphone and tablet content with Miracast™2. Simply pair your device to mirror its screen on your big-screen TV and view online films and TV episodes, stored photos and videos, and your favourite apps. A connection is made via Wi-Fi Direct™, so you don't even need access to a Wi-Fi® network to share your favourite content.
Smooth video streaming with super Wi-Fi
- Enjoy smooth, fast browsing with super Wi-Fi. 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.
IP Content Noise Reduction PRO sharpens and refines
- See it all clearly with IP Content Noise Reduction PRO, a combination of picture technologies. Noise reduction enhances low-resolution web videos, while HD Reality Enhancer does pixel-by-pixel analysis for texture and colour definition. Enjoy more lifelike images with improved contrast thanks to Pure Picture Control, and smooth colour gradation from Super Bit Mapping.
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, too: it takes just half a minute for your Blu-ray Disc™ movie to start playing3 once the disc tray is closed. If you're not watching Blu-ray, you can launch internet content even faster, too.
Enrich your viewing with the TV SideView app
- Use your tablet or smartphone (Android or iOS) to control your TV, browse the channel guide and learn more about what you're watching — without disrupting your viewing experience. The TV SideView app also enables you to go social: Tweet your reaction to a nail-biting season finale, or see what fellow fans are saying about your favourite show in real time.
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.
Digital Music Enhancer for clearer, richer sound
- Breathe new life into your digital music with the Digital Music Enhancer — a combination of three Sony audio technologies. DSEE (Digital Sound Enhancement Engine), Dynamic Range Recovery and Advanced Auto Volume combine to restore detail and prevent volume jumps. The result is immersive sound and maximum impact for dialogue, movies and music.
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.
Powerful performance with a Dual Core Processor
- A powerful Dual Core Processor ensures fast, lag-free performance. Web pages load more quickly, movies and media such as YouTube™ videos stream faster, and playback appears noticeably smoother. Even navigation is quicker and more responsive, so you can enjoy a frustration-free entertainment experience.
Get watching with PlayStation Video
- With PlayStation Video4, you'll enjoy instant access to the latest Hollywood blockbusters, timeless classics and TV shows — the day after they air. You can access the service any time, anywhere on all your favourite devices.
Stream PlayStation® 3 games directly to your TV
- The PlayStation Now private pilot service is now available5. Get your first glimpse of PlayStation™ Now, which brings streaming technology to the immersive world of PlayStation® gaming. Play selected PlayStation®3 games streamed directly to your Sony TV with no console required. Just pair a DUALSHOCK®4 controller directly to your PlayStation Now enabled television and you’re ready to go.