The Ultra High-Definition Blu-ray Player UB820 beautifully reproduces 4K HDR images maximising your content. Smart features also provide easy access to a great collection of popular streaming platforms.
Unique imaging technologies for
a Hollywood Cinema Experience
HCX Processor for Ultra HD Blu-ray
Panasonic's 4K PRO HDR Player features an HCX Processor for Ultra HD Blu-ray packed
with original imaging technologies for stunning picture quality. The precise colours and HDR reproduction that form the essential elements of Ultra HD are the basis of high-definition images. They bring you a whole new viewing experience that you've never had before.
* HCX stands for Hollywood Cinema Experience.
* Supervised by Panasonic Hollywood Laboratory.
Experience stunning 4K pictures
Multi HDR Support
Panasonic Ultra HD Blu-ray Players support multiple HDR formats, such as HDR10, which is the standard HDR format for films, and UHD Blu-ray discs. They newly support HDR playback of
HDR10+TM*¹ dynamic metadata, the next-generation standard. And they are compatible with Dolby VisonTM*² and Hybrid Log-Gamma.
The synergistic effect achieved with Panasonic's original high-quality image technologies enables even more precise image
*¹ Enabled by software update
*² Dolby Vision feature will be enabled on the player by a future firmware uodate from Panasonic.
HDR Content with Even Greater
Panasonic's original image processing technologies
achieve HDR images with higher definition. Tone mapping
is used to adjust the brightness level of the content. And
even HDR images from ordinary HDR10 and TV footage,
which do not support special new formats like HDR10+ and
Dolby Vision, provide optimal playback.
Stunning colour and details
4K High-Precision Chroma Processor
Technologies from Panasonic Hollywood Laboratory, the base for Blu-ray Disc Research & Development, are applied to Panasonic‘s unique “4K High Precision Chroma Processing.” 4K image colour signals (4:2:0) are interpolated into 4K (4:4:4) by a multi-tap chroma process, for natural textures and depth.
Studio master sound quality
High-Resolution Audio Playback
This model is designed for high-resolution audio
reproduction. In addition to the conventional
WAV/FLAC/MP3/AAC/WMA/AIFF formats, DSD (5.6
MHz/2.8 MHz/11.2MHz) and ALAC music files can
be reproduced. Simply connect to your home audio
system to enjoy music sources equivalent to studio
master sound quality.
* The product with this logo is conformed to High-Resolution Audio standard defined by Japan Audio Society. This logo is
used under license from Japan Audio Society.
All the best content built-in
How we watch TV has changed and we know that you’re looking for more than just live, free-to-air programming. The UB 820 has your favourite streaming sources already built-in and ready to go.* Your Panasonic 4K Blu-Ray™ Player accommodates your varied and unique viewing preferences so that you have a wealth of choice with on demand subscriptions and apps. All you need to do is log in once to your content source of choice and it seamlessly becomes part of your TV watching experience.
* Some content sources and streaming platforms will charge a regular subscription fee independent of Panasonic.