A New Year, a New Oppo
It also boasts a new video-processing chip, Qdeo by Marvell, that upscales DVD movies to a higher resolution, apparently improved audio, and will play a wide range of media formats.
But the European model for sale through RapalloAV is region-free only for DVDs, not Blu-rays, for which it’s zone B.
However, given the success of the hardware-modified BDP-83, don’t be surprised if there’s soon a chip for zone-free playback of Blu-rays.
Watch also for an audiophile version, the BDP-95 (below).