Panasonic's 4K PRO HDR model Ultra HD Blu-ray Player features an HCX Processor for Ultra HD Blu-ray packed with original imaging technologies for stunning picture quality. The precise colours and HDR reproduction that form the essential elements of Ultra HD are the basis of high-definition images. They bring you a whole new viewing experience that you've never had before.
Cinematic, Hollywood Picture Quality
HCX Processor for Ultra HD Blu-ray Panasonic's 4K PRO HDR model Ultra HD Blu-ray Player features an HCX Processor for Ultra HD Blu-ray packed with original imaging technologies for stunning picture quality. The precise colours and HDR reproduction that form the essential elements of Ultra HD are the basis of high definition images. They bring you a whole new viewing experience that you've never had before. HCX stands for Hollywood Cinema Experience. Supervised by Panasonic Hollywood Laboratory.
Taking High Dynamic Range to the Max
Multi HDR Support The UB820 supports multiple HDR formats, such as HDR10 (which is the standard HDR format for films and UHD Blu-ray discs) and HDR10+ dynamic metadata, and is compatible with Dolby Vison and Hybrid LogGamma. This multi format combination delivers precise image expression.
HDR Content with Even Greater Detail
HDR Optimiser Panasonic's original image processing technologies achieve HDR images with higher definition by utilising our unique adjustment functions. Tone mapping is used to adjust the brightness level of the content. And even HDR images from ordinary HDR10 and TV footage, which do not support special new formats like HDR10+ and Dolby Vision, provide optimal playback.
Stunning Colour and Details
4K High-Precision Chroma Processor Technologies from Panasonic Hollywood Laboratory, the base for Blu-ray Disc Research & Development, are applied to Panasonic‘s unique “4K High Precision Chroma Processing.” 4K image colour signals (4:2:0) are interpolated into 4K (4:4:4) by a multi-tap chroma process, for natural textures and depth.
Experience Studio Master Sound quality
High-Resolution Audio Playback This model is designed for high-resolution audio reproduction. In addition to the conventional WAV/FLAC/MP3/AAC/WMA/AIFF formats, DSD (5.6 MHz/2.8 MHz/11.2MHz) and ALAC music files can be reproduced. Simply connect to your home audio system to enjoy music sources equivalent to studio master sound quality.
-- The product with this logo is conformed to High-Resolution Audio standard defined by Japan Audio Society. This logo is used under license from Japan Audio Society.
- Ultra HD Blu-ray/ FULL HD 3D/ BD-Video - Yes
BD-RE/ BD-RE DL (Ver.3)
- BDAV/ AVCHD/ AVCHD 3D/JPEG/ MPO - Yes
BD-R (Ver.1.3) / BD-R DL (Ver.2)
- BDAV/ AVCHD/ AVCHD 3D/ MKV/ JPEG/ MPO - Yes
- DVD video - Yes
DVD-R*1/ DVD-R DL*1/ DVD-RW*1
- DVD-Video/ DVD Video Recording - Yes
- AVCHD/ MKV - yes/ yes* (*DVD-R/ DVD-R DL)
- FLAC/ WAV/ ALAC/ DSD/ WMA/ AAC/ MP3/ AIFF - yes (DVD-R/ DVD-R DL)
- JPEG/ MPO - yes (DVD-R/ DVD-R DL)
+R*1/ +R DL*1/ +RW*1
- Video/ AVCHD - Yes
CD, CD-R/ -RW
- CD-DA/ DTS-CD - Yes
- MKV - yes (CD-R/ -RW)
- FLAC/ WAV/ ALAC/ WMA/ AAC/ MP3/ AIFF - yes (CD-R/ -RW)
- JPEG/ MPO - yes (CD-R/ -RW)
- Dolby Digital/ TrueHD - yes (Decode and Bitstream Output*2)
- Dolby Digital Plus - yes (Decode and Bitstream Output*2)
- DTS-HD Master Audio/ DTS-HD High Resolution Audio - yes (Decode and Bitstream Output*2)
- Dolby Atoms/ DTS:X - yes (Bitstream Output*2)
- FLAC - yes (Max. 192 kHz/ 24 bit)
- WAV - yes (Max. 384 kHz/ 32 bit)
- ALAC - yes (Max. 96 kHz/ 32 bit (7.1ch), 176.4/192 kHz/ 32 bit (5.1ch))
- DSD (DFF, DSF) - yes (2.8 MHz (2ch/ 5.1ch), 5.6 MHz (2ch/ 5.1ch), 11.2 MHz (2ch))
- AIFF - yes (Max. 384 kHz/ 32 bit (2ch))
- Slot - yes (2)
- Front - 1 (USB 2.0 High Speed)
- Rear - 1 (USB 3.0 Super Speed)
- FLAC/ WAV/ ALAC/ AIFF/ DSD (DFF, DSF)/ WMA/ AAC/ MP3 - yes (Gapless Playback: FLAC/ WAV/ AIFF/ DSD(DFF))
- MKV/ MP4 (H.264/HEVC), TS (MPEG-2/H.264/HEVC) - Yes
- MPEG-2/ AVCHD/ AVCHD 3D - Yes
- JPEG/ MPO - Yes
High Quality Picture
- HCX Processor for Ultra HD Blu-ray - Yes
- HDR10+ - yes*3
- Dolby Vision - yes*3
- Hybrid Log Gamma(HLG) - Yes
- HDR Optimiser - Yes
- 60p/50p/ 4:4:4 (HDMI2.0) - yes*4*5
- 24p/ 25p - yes*4*5
- 4K Direct Chroma Up-scaling - yes*4
- 4K Networking (4K Video*6 Playback/ 4K JPEG Playback*4) - Yes
- 4K VOD - yes*7
- Picture Type Presets - (Normal/ Cinema/ Fine Cinema/ Retro Cinema/ Animation/ Live)*8
- Block/ Randam/ Mosquito Noise Reduction - Yes
- Video on Demand in HD Quality- Yes
- Ultra HD Premium - Yes
- Deep Colour - yes
- x.v.Colour - yes*9
High Quality Sound
- TWIN HDMI - Yes
- Pure Audio on HDMI (HDMI Low Clock Jitter Process) - Yes
- High Quality Network Audio Playback (DLNA) - yes*10 (FLAC/ WAV/ ALAC/ AIFF/ DSD/ WMA/ AAC/ MP3)
- High Clarity Sound Premium - Yes
- Digital Tube Sound - yes (Up to 192kHz/ 32 bit)
- Surround Re-Master - yes*11 (Up to 192kHz/ 32 bit)
- Audio D/A Converter - Yes
- Viewing Experience Controlled via Voice(Google Assitant/ Amazon Alexa) - Yes
- Unit Display - yes (Dot Matrix)
- Remote Control - yes (Simple)
- Subtitle Position/Brightness Adjustment - Yes
- HDAVI Control 5 (VIERA Link) - Yes
- Mirroring with Smartphone/Tablet - yes*12
- Internet Apps - yes*13
- Web Browser - Yes
- Wireless LAN System - yes (Built-in) IEEE802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
- Network Contents Playback (Client & Renderer) - yes*10
- External HDD Playback - yes*14
- Network Drive Access - Yes
- BD-Live™ - yes*15
- HDMI Output - yes (2)
- Optical Output - yes
- Analogue Audio LR Output - yes*16
- Analogue Audio 7.1ch Output - Yes
- LAN (Ethernet) Terminal - yes (for Ultra HD Blu-ray, DLNA*10, BD-LiveTM*15, Internet Apps*13 and Firmware Update)
- Video System - Yes
- Power Supply - AC 220-240 V, 50 Hz
- Normal Use - 32W
- Network Standby Off (Quick Start Off) - 0.3W
- Dimensions (W x H x D) - 430 x 62 x 204 mm *17
- Weight - 2.4kgs
*1 Discs recorded and finalized on recording devices.
*2 HDMI connections and compatible equipment (e.g. AV Receiver) required.
*3 Enabled by software update
*4 For 4K Up-scaling playback a TV with same resolution is required.
*5 For 4K/60p video, a high speed HDMI cable supporting 18 Gbps bandwidth is required.
*6 MP4(4K/25p,30p) bit rate up to 100 Mbps/resolution up to 3840x2160.
*7 Some network content services may not be available in your country.
*8 Ultra HD Blu-ray and Photo (JPG/ MPO) are not supported.
*9 This function is effective only when reproducing AVCHD data recorded with x.v.Color technology. The function cannot be used with BD-ROM or DVD-ROM discs. HDMI connection is required.
*10 File formats that are not supported by your Network Contents server (DLNA compatible server, etc.) cannot be played.
*11 CD sampling is done at 176.4/88.2 kHz.
*12 A device that supports the Mirroring function and AndroidTM ver. 4.2 or higher is required.
*13 Requires broadband Internet service.
*14 The external HDD with capacities of 4TB or less in processing NTFS/ FAT32 data is supported. Playback is not possible with some external hard disk drives.
*15 To enjoy content, you will need to insert a USB (1GB or more of free space/ sold separately). Requires broadband Internet service.
*16 The analog 2-channel output terminal can also be used as an analog 7.1-channel output terminal.
*17 Excluding the projecting parts.