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Sony 5.1 Channel Black Blu-ray Disc Home Theater System - BDV-HZ970W

Abt Model: BDVHZ970W | UPC Code: 027242780712
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Product Details

Sony 5.1 Channel Black Blu-ray Disc Home Theater System, Model BDVHZ970W

Enjoy Full HD 1080p and powerful 5.1 channel HD surround sound with floor-standing and wireless rear speakers with the Sony® BDV-HZ970W 3D Blu-ray Disc™ Home Theater System. Wirelessly stream movies, TV episodes, videos, and music from Netflix®, YouTube™, Pandora®, Slacker®, and more. Access music, videos and photos in up to Full HD 1080p from a USB drive or using your PC and your home network. Dual HDMI inputs and a universal remote control make connecting and controlling your other HD components a breeze.


  • HDMI™ Repeater with 3D pass-thru
    Connect multiple devices via HDMI™ to your surround sound system and easily switch between them with one-button on the universal remote control, simplifying you connection. Connect everything to your HDTV with just one HDMI cable
  • Wireless Rear Speakers
    Enjoy 5.1 channel surround sound without needing to run wires across the room to the rear speakers
  • 3D Blu-ray Disc™ Full HD 1080p playback
    Enjoy 3D Blu-ray Disc™ movies in Full HD 1080p. Also supports standard Blu-ray Disc movies in high definition andupscales DVDs to near HD quality
  • BRAVIA® Internet Video
    Instantly stream a wide variety of movies, TV episodes, videos and music from a large selection of entertainment apps including: Netflix®, YouTube™, Pandora, Slacker® - the list goes on and on
  • Universal Remote
    Control all connected products with one remote. A simple and intuitive on-screen set-up quickly guides you through programming the remote
  • Adjustable height Floor Standing Speaker
    Adjustable height floor standing speaker matches the location of TV for best sound performance and design appeal
  • Wi-Fi® Enabled (USB Wi-Fi adaptor included)
    Connect to your home wireless broadband network
  • Quick Start/Quick Load
    Begin enjoying your entertainment faster than ever
  • Share Personal Entertainment (DLNA®)
    Stream music, videos and photos from compatible DLNA® devices (like select PC’s) using your home network
  • Gracenote™ Metadata Service
    Instantly gives you access to detailed information about the movies you are watching
  • Cross Search
    Easily search select BRAVIA® Internet Video partners for entertainment or information related to the disc that you are enjoying
  • Dolby® TrueHD and dts® Master Audio Enhanced Audio Codecs
    Experience theater-like sound in your home with Dolby® TrueHD and dts® Master Audio HD enhanced audio
  • USB Input
    Share your videos or photos on the big screen or listen to your favorite music. Simply connect your digital camera, USB-enabled MP3 player, or USB storage device to play a wide variety of file formats



  • BRAVIA® Theatre Sync: Yes
  • Control for HDMI - Easy Setting: Yes
  • Language Follow: Yes
  • One-Touch Play: Yes
  • Remote Control Pass Through: Yes
  • System Audio Control: Yes
  • System Power Off: Yes
  • Volume Limit: Yes


  • AM/FM Memory Presets: 20 FM Only

HDMI™ Audio

  • Dolby® Digital Plus bit-stream out: Yes
  • Dolby® Digital bit-stream out: Yes
  • Dolby® TrueHD bit-stream out: Yes
  • LPCM 2ch (192kHz/96kHz/48kHz) out: Yes/Yes/Yes
  • LPCM 6ch (192kHz/96kHz/48kHz) out: Yes/Yes/Yes
  • LPCM 8ch (96kHz/48kHz) out: Yes/Yes
  • dts® bit-stream out: Yes
  • dts®-HD High Resolution bit-stream out: Yes
  • dts®-HD Master Audio bit-stream out: Yes


  • Stand-by Mode: Yes (Normal / Quick Start)

On-Screen Display



  • A/V SYNC (Lip Sync): Yes (0ms - 300ms / 25ms step)
  • Child Lock: Yes
  • DEMO Mode: Yes
  • Dimmer: Yes (On/Off)
  • Timer: Yes (Sleep)


  • Power Consumption (in Standby): 0.3W
  • Power Requirements: 120V AC, 60Hz


  • BD: HD (24Hz) (24p True Cinema): Yes
  • BD: HD (60Hz): Yes
  • BD: HD 24Hz to 60Hz conversion: Yes
  • BD: SD (60Hz): Yes
  • Block Noise Reduction: Yes
  • Component: Yes (480i/480p/720p/1080i)
  • DVD Upscaling: Yes (HDMI 720p/1080i/1080p)
  • Frame Noise Reduction: Yes
  • HDMI™ Connection(s): Yes (480i/480p/720p/1080i/1080p(60Hz))
  • Mosquito Noise Reduction: Yes
  • Video DAC (Component): 1080i,720p : 12bit/148.5MHz
  • Video DAC (Y/C): 480i : 12bit/54MHz
  • XMB® (Xross Media Bar): Yes
  • BD-Live (profile 2.0): Yes
  • Bonus View (Profile1.1): Yes
  • XMB® (Xross Media Bar): Yes
  • x.v.Color™: Yes


  • Model Name: TA-SA200WR
  • Power Output - Surround: 167W x 2 (RMS 10%THD)


  • AVC-HD (8cm/12cm) (DVD+R/RW/-R/-RW): Yes
  • BD-R/ RE (BDAV/BDMV): Yes/Yes
  • BD-ROM (SL/DL): Yes
  • BDAV/BD-R v1.0 (SL/DL): Yes/Yes
  • BDAV/BD-RE v2.0 (SL/DL): Yes/Yes
  • BDMV/BD-R v2.0 (SL/DL): Yes/Yes
  • BDMV/BD-RE v3.0 (SL/DL): Yes/Yes
  • CD (CD-DA): Yes
  • CD-R/RW: Yes/Yes
  • DVD+R (DL) (+VR): Yes
  • DVD+RW (8cm) (+VR): Yes
  • DVD+RW/+R (+VR): Yes/Yes
  • DVD-R (DL) (VR): Yes
  • DVD-RW-/R (VR): Yes/Yes
  • DVD-RW/-R (8cm): Yes/Yes
  • DVD-RW/-R (Video): Yes/Yes
  • DVD-R_(DL): Yes
  • DVD-Video: Yes
  • Hybrid Disc (BD/CD): Yes/Yes
  • Hybrid Disc (BD/DVD): Yes/Yes
  • Hybrid Disc (HDDVD/DVD): No/Yes
  • JPEG: Yes


  • BD-Live (profile 2.0): Yes
  • Bonus View (Profile1.1): Yes
  • Tray Lock: Yes
  • Type: 1 disc Tray


  • Speaker System: 1 way


  • Digital Amplifier: Yes (FL/FR/SL/SR/C/SW=32bit)

Audio Formats

  • 2ch STEREO: Yes
  • A.F.D. Standard: Yes
  • Dolby® Digital: Yes
  • Dolby® Pro Logic® II: Yes
  • Dolby® Pro Logic® IIX: Yes
  • Dolby® TrueHD: Yes
  • LPCM: Yes (2ch / 5.1ch / 7.1ch)
  • dts® 96/24 Decoding: Yes (Only BD)
  • dts® Decoding: Yes
  • dts® ES Decoding: Yes (Only BD)
  • dts®-HD: Yes


  • Audio DRC: Yes


  • BD Read Capability: Yes (Playback)
  • DVD Playback: Yes
  • SAT/CABLE: Yes
  • TV: Yes
  • Tuner Type: Yes (FM)

Inputs and Outputs

  • HDMI™ Connection Input(s): 2 Inputs
  • HDMI™ Connection Output(s): 1 Output
  • Analog Audio Input(s): 2 (AUDIO TV)
  • Coaxial Audio Input(s): 1 (Sat/Cable)
  • Component Video (Y/Pb/Pr) Output(s): 1
  • Composite Video Output(s): 1
  • D.C.A.C. (Auto Calibration): Yes (Mono Mic.)
  • HDMI™ Connection Output(s): 1 (Upscale to (1080p) for DVD)
  • Optical Audio Input(s): 1(TV)
  • Speaker Terminal: 2 (Front); 1 (Center); 2 (Surround); 1 (Subwoofer)


  • Power Output: 1000W Total (RMS): Center 167W; Surround 167W; Woofer 165W, Front 60W

Sound Mode

  • Modes: Auto/Movie/Music/Sports/News/Game Rock


  • Band: FM
  • External FM/AM Antenna: Yes (FM)
  • Preset Channel: FM20
  • Tuning Range: FM:87.5 MHz-108.0 MHz (100 kHzstep)

    Approximate Dimensions:

    • Amplifier (WxHxD): 17" x 3-3/8" x 14-1/8"
    • Front Speakers without Stands (WxHxD): 3" x 24-1/16" x 2-7/8"
    • Desktop Stands (WxHxD): 9-7/8" x 28-5/8" x 9-7/8"
    • Floor Stands (WxHxD): 9-7/8" x 39-3/8" x 9-7/8"
    • Surround Speakers (WxHxD): 3" x 8-7/8" x 2-7/8"
    • Center Speaker (WxHxD): 11-1/2" x 1-15/16" x 1-15/16"
    • Subwoofer (WxHxD): 10-7/8" x 16" x 10-7/8"

    Approximate Weight:

    • Amplifier: 10 lbs 10 oz
    • Front Speakers: 2 lbs
    • Surround Speakers: 1 lbs
    • Center Speaker: 10 oz
    • Subwoofer: 16 lbs 12 oz
    • Shipping: 53 lbs

    Warranty Information:

    • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): One Year Parts and Labor


    1. 1080p playback requires HDMI™ cable (sold separately) and HDTV with equivalent display capability
    2. Wireless connectivity requires home network with an 802.11 access point (802.11n recommended) and internet connection
    3. 3D viewing requires 3D content, 3D HDTV and a high speed HDMI™ cable (supporting at least 10.2 Gbps) connection. Other 3D accessories (including active 3D glasses) also required
    4. Streaming personal content requires a home network with an 802.11 access point (802.11n recommended), internet access and content stored on a DLNA compliant PC or server
    5. Broadband Internet connection speed of at least 2.5 Mbps recommended (10 Mbps for HD content). Video quality and picture size vary and are dependent upon broadband speed and delivery by content provider. Select content provided subject to change. Premium content may require additional fees, a subscription and/or PC registration. Netflix unlimited membership required for Netflix feature functionality
    6. Measurements at 3 Ohms, 80Hz – 1 kHz with a THD of 1%
    7. Requires a home network with an 802.11 access point. 3D viewing requires 3D content, 3D HDTV and a high speed HDMI™ cable (supporting at least 10.2 Gbps) connection. Other 3D accessories (including active 3D glasses) also required
    8. Requires sources connected with HDMI™ cables (sold separately) and 3D HDTV
    9. iPod® supported limited to the following players: iPod nano® 2nd, 3rd,4th, and 5th generations, iPod classic®, and iPod touch® 1st & 2nd generation players
    10. Requires Internet connectivity. Some disc titles may not be supported by the Gracenote™ service
    11. Requires internet connectivity and use of BRAVIA® Internet Video functionality. 12. Transmits up to 164 feet. Signal and sound quality may vary. 13. 1080p playback and upscaling require HDMI™ cable (sold separately) and HDTV with equivalent display capabilities. Upscaled image quality will vary. 14. Dolby® True-HD and dts®-HD Master Audio decoding require HDMI™ cable and receiver with HDMI input and LPCM capabilities (both sold separately)
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    Key Features
    1000 Watts Total Power/ HDMI Repeater With 3D Pass-Thru/ Wireless Rear Speakers/ 3D Blu-ray Disc Full HD 1080p Playback/ BRAVIA Internet Video/ Adjustable Height Floor Standing Speaker/ Wi-Fi Enabled (USB Wi-Fi Adaptor Included)/ Quick Start/Quick Load/ DLNA/ Gracenote Metadata Service/ Dolby TrueHD And DTS Master Audio Enhanced Decoding/ USB Input/ Black Finish
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