The player supports the HDMI 1.3a technology and comes with a 1080p HD digital film direct / 24 frames per second video output.
The new player also includes Pioneer's proprietary PureCinema Deinterlacer, which means that you can enjoy your DVD collection scaled up to a 1080p resolution for improved picture quality and compatibility with HDTVs.
The BDP-LX71 supports advanced audio formats with the ability to decode Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Digital Plus, DTS HD and DTS HD Master high resolution audio formats.
Typically utilised by high-end audio manufacturers and in professional audio equipment, Wolfson Digital Audio Converters (DACs) are responsible for the audio performance.
The BDP-LX71 also includes a centre loading tray which reduces vibration, dedicated audio and video boards, as well as hand constructed components. It also features gold-plated connection ports, capacitance touch key buttons and an aluminum front panel.
BonusView (a.k.a. profile 1.1): Yes
HDMI 1.3a: Yes, 12-bit Deep Colour
Advanced Audio Bitstream: Yes, All Formats
Advanced Audio Decoding: Dolby Digital Plus/Dolby True HD/DTS-HD/DTS HD Master
Wolfson Professional Audio DACs: Yes x 4
High Quality Video Encoder: 297 Mhz 12-Bit
Jitter-free HDMI CD Audio with PQLS: Yes
Video Adjust fine-tuning options: Yes
7.1 Channel Analogue Output: Yes
Gold Plated Terminals: Yes
Aluminium Front Panel: Yes
Capacitance Touch Key Buttons: Yes
New Graphic User Interface: Yes