Orders Open For Sony 4K Ultra HD Media Player
Sony said Monday that orders have opened for its FMP-X1 4K Ultra HD Media Player, for delivery by July 15. It can be ordered from Sony stores and other retailers.
The FMP-X1 retails for $699, but a $200 introductory discount is available for those who have purchased 4K TVs. The player also comes with 10 bundled 4K Ultra HD feature films.
Sony also said that its Video Unlimited 4K content service will open in the early fall, with films and TV episodes available for rental and purchase.
“Only Sony has the relationships and experience to deliver the world’s first 4K Ultra HD media player and video service for consumers," Phil Molyneux president & COO of Sony Electronics, said as part of the announcement. "Sony is a company of ‘firsts’ we continue to leverage our entire portfolio of companies to uphold our commitment to deliver the world’s best entertainment experiences."