Comparing LG BP175 and Sony BDP-S6700

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Consumer Score
In comparison:
LG BP175 ranks #7 out of 62. It is in the top 10%.
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9.0
Great
Consumer Score
In comparison:
Sony BDP-S6700 ranks #31 out of 62. It is in the top 20%.
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8.0
Great

Experts recommend Sony BDP-S6700 more than LG BP175

As of 8 Aug 2022, experts prefer Sony BDP-S6700 over LG BP175, but both Blu-ray Players have solid expert endorsements.

As per this month's meta ranking, Sony BDP-S6700 received 3 recommendations: from The Master Switch (3 May 2021), The Techlounge (1 Jun 2022) and Fix the Photo. By contrast, LG BP175 received only 2 recommendations from AnxietyTech (2 Jun 2022) and The Techlounge (1 Jun 2022).

Rank Change Price Blu-ray Player
IndieWire
AnxietyTech
Digital Trends
Wirecutter
Crutchfield
CNET
The Master Switch
The Techlounge
Fix the Photo
What Hi-Fi
10
- $98
Sony BDP-S6700
-
-
-
-
-
-
2
5
8
-
16
- $75
LG BP175
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5
-
-
-
-
-
4
-
-

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About our ranking methodology

Endorsement summary:

  • On 1 Jun 2022 The Techlounge ranked LG BP175 as #4 and Sony BDP-S6700 as #5
    Rank Blu-ray Player Comment
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    #4 out of 7 LG BP175
    It Just Works!
    #5 out of 7 Sony BDP-S6700
    A Cheap,But Super-Efficient Blu-Ray Player Packed With Features
    ... ... ...
  • On 2 Jun 2022 AnxietyTech ranked LG BP175 as #5
    Rank Blu-ray Player
    ... ...
    #5 out of 10 LG BP175
    ... ...
  • On 3 May 2021 The Master Switch ranked Sony BDP-S6700 as #2
    Rank Blu-ray Player Comment
    ... ... ...
    #2 out of 15 Sony BDP-S6700
    Best Budget Blu-ray Player Under $100
    ... ... ...
  • Fix the Photo ranked Sony BDP-S6700 as #8
    Rank Blu-ray Player Comment
    ... ... ...
    #8 out of 11 Sony BDP-S6700
    Control by smartphone
    ... ... ...

Verdict

After counting and adding up the 70 expert endorsements of the May rankings, Sony BDP-S6700 outranks LG BP175. This is not to say that LG BP175 is a bad option. Like Sony BDP-S6700, it is recommended by experts, but less.

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Customers like LG BP175 noticeably more

At ReviewFinder we prefer to focus on professional product reviews, because customer reviews can be disproportionately affected by unrelated factors such as delivery, specific seller listing problems, and, of course, fake reviews. With that said, below is the summary of consumer sentiment.

LG BP175
Sony BDP-S6700
Consumer score (CS) is a normalized computed representation of customers' sentiment towards a product.
CS of 10 is similar to a 4.8 star review, CS of 0 is similar to a 2 star review.

LG BP175, the cheaper option, tends to get more favorable reviews than Sony BDP-S6700.

As can be seen in the chart above, median best-selling blu-ray player receives a consumer score of 7.9 (great). Both LG BP175 and Sony BDP-S6700 receive customer reviews that average out above that median threshold.

LG BP175
In comparison:
LG BP175 ranks #7 out of 62. It is in the top 10%.
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9.0
Great
Sony BDP-S6700
In comparison:
Sony BDP-S6700 ranks #31 out of 62. It is in the top 20%.
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8.0
Great
Median best-selling Blu-ray Player
In comparison:
LG UBK80 ranks #32 out of 62. It is in the top 20%.
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7.9
Great





LG BP175 is more popular than Sony BDP-S6700

It's fairly safe to say that LG BP175 is a more popular blu-ray player than Sony BDP-S6700, based on its 5,000+ reviews. Popularity is determined based on product sales. Note that older and cheaper products tend to sell more.


To consider

Customers who view LG BP175 and Sony BDP-S6700 often consider Sony BDP-S1700, a cheaper option.
Table: Top compared alternatives for LG BP175 and Sony BDP-S6700
Sony BDP-S1700 $73
In comparison:
Sony BDP-S1700 ranks #14 out of 62. It is in the top 10%.
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8.7
Great
No expert recommendations Cheaper
Sony BDP-S6700 $98
In comparison:
Sony BDP-S6700 ranks #31 out of 62. It is in the top 20%.
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8.0
Great
3 expert recommendations
LG BP350 $78
In comparison:
LG BP350 ranks #25 out of 62. It is in the top 20%.
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8.3
Great
No expert recommendations More Popular
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Critic Consensus Common points from expert reviews summarized.
As can be seen below, Sony BDP-S6700 outranks LG BP175 by 6 positions. This indicates that, as of 8 Aug 2022, Sony BDP-S6700 is more critically acclaimed than LG BP175.
Rank Change Price Blu-ray Player
IndieWire
AnxietyTech
Digital Trends
Wirecutter
Crutchfield
CNET
The Master Switch
The Techlounge
Fix the Photo
What Hi-Fi
1
- $328
Sony UBP-X800M2
4
8
2
-
-
-
7
1
2
4
2
- $420
Panasonic DP-UB820-K
3
1
-
2
1
-
12
7
-
-
3
- $198
Sony UBP-X700
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6
1
-
-
1
6
-
7
2
4
- $1002
Panasonic DP-UB9000
-
-
-
-
4
-
9
-
1
6
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Expert Reviews There are people on the Internet whose job is to review products. Below are their opinions.
No expert reviews linked yet for LG BP175.

Expert reviews [4]

87
Total expert reviews: 4
  • with a score: 3
  • without a score: 1
Highest score by What Hi-Fi
100
Average score based on 4 reviews
87
Lowest score by TopTenReviews
80

Score distribution:

80-100
60-80
40-60
20-40
0-20
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LG BP175 is a very popular and one of the cheapest options. It's in the top 3 bestselling blu-ray players and has dozens of popular alternatives in the same price range, such as Sony BDP-S1700 or LG BP350 .

LG BP175 is $123.01 less expensive than an average blu-ray player ($198).

Sony BDP-S6700 is a very popular option on the lower end of the price range. It's in the top 3 bestselling blu-ray players and has dozens of popular alternatives in the same price range, such as LG Electronics BP340 or Sanyo FWBP706F .

Sony BDP-S6700 is $100 cheaper than the average blu-ray player ($198).

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