LG’s BX580 Blu-ray player to deliver 3D playback with Wifi & NetCast functions

By on June 3, 2010
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The BX580 will be available by the end of June priced at AED 1499.

Press release:
LG Electronics (LG), a global leader and technology innovator in the flat panel display and audio-video devices market, is proud to announce the release of the BX580, a format-busting 3D Network Blu-ray DiscTM and DVD player with a range of content and options that takes home entertainment to new heights.

The ultimate in Blu-ray players, LG’s BX580 boasts 3D Blu-ray disc playback for a spectacular 3D home viewing experience. Used in conjunction with the LX9500, LG’s flagship new 3D TV, the BX580 offers the perfect channel for the ever-increasing array of 3D content in the Blu-ray format. Equally effective in 2D and with DVDs, the BX580’s full HD 1080p resolution also delivers pictures that are as sharp as they are seductively rich.

Setting LG’s new Blu-ray player further apart, the BX580 opens the doors to the limitless world of online content with built-in Wi-fi and NetCast™ functions. On top of providing direct access to popular internet applications such as web albums and user generated content, the BX580 ensures viewers will have the very latest in entertainment options, with movies, TV shows and music streamed direct from cyberspace onto their televisions.

Thanks to LG’s unbeatable technology, the viewing options at this home theater get bigger still. Offering the Common Internet File System (CIFS) alongside wireless access to all DLNA-compatible home media devices, the BX580 lets viewers tap into their own digital media libraries on PCs and other devices, for a fully integrated home entertainment experience.

“With the release of the BX580, LG is set to further solidify its lead in the 3D market,” said Mr H.S Paik, President of LG Gulf FZE. “By combining 3D technology with the very best in picture quality, connectivity and limitless content, the BX580 really does let viewers have it all.”
To ensure viewers’ 3D home entertainment gets off to an unforgettable start, the BX580 also ships with a free Blu-ray disc of the Warner Brothers movie Space Station.

The BX580 will be available by the end of June priced at AED 1499.


  • Blu-ray 3D playback
  • Built-in Wi-Fi
  • NetCastTM Entertainment Access
  • BD Live Bonus & View
  • Full HD 1080p resolution
  • External HDD Playback & Archiving
  • MKV & DivX HD Playback
  • Music ID by Gracenote
  • USB Direct Recording
  • Network Firmware Update


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