”Pioneer’s premium 4K player delivers a double whammy of superb picture and awesome sound quality.”– ‘What Hi-Fi’ – 5 Star review. Tested at £999
Pioneer puts quality first
Every part of the UBP-LX500 is rigorously designed and implemented to offer the best possible sound and vision. At the heart of the player is a 6-layered circuit board that optimises digital signal wiring and eliminates digital noise. Maximising the Signal to Noise ratio, this Pioneer UHD Blu-ray player pulls out every subtle detail of information for ultimate precision.Use with a matching Pioneer AV receiver for the ultimate sonic precision
The UBP-LX500 also features Pioneer’s advanced PQLS (Precision Quartz Lock System) jitter reduction system. Link up to a compatible AV receiver and the lock between the units eliminates distortion caused by timing errors. Getting rid of ‘jitter’ between components gives the most life-like sound and sound that’s just as the creator intended.Grounded sound
Unique to Pioneer, the UBP-LX500 features a Zero Signal Terminal. Connect this up to an AV receiver and the audio and video signals ground level is aligned between the two devices. Any potential difference is suppressed, giving a precise and high-quality signal transmission.Get the Best from UHD 4K, with HDR10
UHD Blu-ray already offers the highest quality source for your TV. Combine this with HDR and the best gets better. Compatible with HDR10, the UDPLX500 makes the most of your compatible HDR TV. If you don't have an HDR-equipped TV, one of the modes lets you select HDR to SDR (Standard Definition Resolution) for enhanced viewing on a regular TV.Dolby Vision for dramatic imaging
This Pioneer UHD Blu-ray player also decodes signals that have encoded in Dolby Vision - a leading format in Hollywood and cinemas. Dolby Vision also adjusts the picture to take full advantage of each display's characteristics and presents an optimized picture for each scene in specially mastered content.Universal disc player
Designed for lovers of both
music and movies, the UDP-LX500 is compatible with a huge range of disc formats. As well as UHD Blu-ray, Blu-ray (including 3D), DVD and CD it will also play SACD and DVD-Audio discs, making it a truly universal player – handling all music and video discs you might have in your precious collection.Flexible HDMI connectivity
Twin HDMI sockets enhance this player’s versatility. A second, audio only, HDMI output gives you the chance to enjoy UHD picture quality while also using an older, incompatible, AV receiver. Simply connect your TV to the main HDMI and AVR to the secondary output. Optical and coaxial digital outputs are also standard.Twin USB sockets
At the front of the player, a USB socket is perfect for connecting a USB memory stick and playing back stored media. For plug-and-play audio and video, you can't get easier than this. At the back, a second USB is ideal for permanently connected USB devices, such as a hard drive system.Built to the highest standard
Weighing just over10KG, the Pioneer UDP-LX500 is a true heavyweight in every area. The ultra-rigid chassis is 1.6mm thick and further reinforced by a 3mm thick steel plate at the base. This density all but eliminates vibrations, ensuring that the delicate internal electronics can work to the best of their ability.
See your TV perform at its full potential, with the Pioneer UDP-LX500.