Do you ever want to just kick back and enjoy those special moments from your favourite Blu Ray DVD movie in 4K picture quality? The Panasonic DMP-BDT180EB is one Blu Ray player that lets you do exactly that. It also allows you to upscale your DVD to Full HD quality, and comes fitted with a wide range of support for different audio formats so that you\u2019ll always get the perfect sound. You\u2019ll get to play both 2D and 3D discs without any problems, and at a price point that won\u2019t leave your wallet entirely empty. Could it then be the best blu ray player for the money? Get to the end of this review and find out.\r\n\r\nWhy We Like It - Panasonic DMP-BDT180EB\r\nPlaying DVD Blu ray discs will never be a hassle again once you get this Panasonic Blu ray player. It\u2019s ability to upscale content gets you improved picture quality, all at a price that will not leave a dent in your wallet. And if you love watching TV in your back yard, take a look at this helpful review on outdoor TV enclosures benefits.\r\n\r\nPerformance\r\nBlu rays are meant to be the next step up from DVDs in terms of picture quality, and that\u2019s why you see a lot of the movies that don\u2019t make it to the cinema get released in this form. The Panasonic DMP-BNT180EB let\u2019s you see your high definition movie as though you were in the cinema since it's able to upscale Blu Rays to 4K and DVDs to 1080p to HD quality. It\u2019s playback abilities match those of the Xbox One S console, but it's a better alternative if you don\u2019t think you\u2019ll be playing video games too often. In terms of sound quality, the Panasonic Blu Ray player can process Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Digital, DTS-HD High Resolution Audio and DTS-HD Master Audio Essential.\r\nDesign\r\nThe Panasonic DMP Blu Ray player comes in a sleek glossy black box, which is more or less similar to what you would expect. Unlike the Samsung UBD-K8500, its corners are curved, and a visible 4K logo on the bottom right of its front panel makes it ability to play 4K quality undoubtedly clear. To the bottom right we have a USB stick input next to the power button, with most of the playback controls situated on the top right part of its rectangular casing.\r\nValue\r\nThe one thing that we may fault this Panasonic Blu Ray player is its limited connectivity to the Internet. It can\u2019t connect to Wi-Fi, but it does come with an ethernet port for a network connection. Once you connect it to the Internet through your router, you\u2019ll be able to use Panasonic\u2019s Smart interface to stream high resolution content from platforms like Netflix and YouTube, and also access apps like Facebook and Twitter. If you value a Wi-Fi connection and wouldn\u2019t want to get messed up with cables, then you ought to check out the Panasonic DMP-UB900.\r\nPanasonic DMP-BDT180EB Wrap Up\r\nThis Panasonic Blu Ray player is an entry level option to the world of 4K Blu Ray that should be a decent upgrade from your current DVD player. It\u2019s affordable, decent looking and will do anything you expect a Blu Ray player to do.