The Ultra HD Blu-ray Player UB820 faithfully reproduces the director's intended images. Unique chroma processing technology maximizes the beauty of 4K HDR content. Network functions also enable enjoyment of various types of 4K content. Plays Blu-ray & DVD discs.
Ultra HD Blu-ray Playback (4K HDR):
Ultimate Picture Quality with the New HCX Processor
7.1ch Analogue Audio Output:
High-Level Sound Quality for Various Audio Devices
4K VOD Supported:
Designed for Convenient & Smart Image Viewing
Unique imaging technology for a Hollywood Cinema Experience HCX Processor for Ultra HD
Our Hollywood Cinema Experience, or HCX, picture processor is now inside our new UHD Blu-ray Players.
Experience stunning 4K pictures
Multi HDR Support:
Our new Ultra HD Blu-ray players support multiple HDR formats, such as HDR10 – the standard format for films and UHD Blu-ray discs. They now also support HDR10+ playback with dynamic metadata, while the UB820 is compatible with Dolby Vision too. All models support Hybrid Log-Gamma as well.
BD-ROM Ultra HD Blu-ray/ FULL HD 3D/ BD-Video yes
BD-RE/ BD-RE DL (Ver.3) BDAV/ AVCHD/ AVCHD 3D/JPEG/ MPO yes
BD-R (Ver.1.3) / BD-R DL (Ver.2) BDAV/ AVCHD/ AVCHD 3D/ MKV/ JPEG/ MPO yes
DVD DVD-Video yes
DVD-R*1/ DVD-R DL*1/ DVD-RW*1 AVCHD/ MKV yes/ yes* (*DVD-R/ DVD-R DL)
DVD-Video/ DVD Video Recording yes
FLAC/ WAV/ ALAC/ DSD/ WMA/ AAC/ MP3/ AIFF yes (DVD-R/ DVD-R DL)
JPEG/ MPO yes (DVD-R/ DVD-R DL)
+R*1/ +R DL*1/ +RW*1 Video/ AVCHD yes
CD, CD-R/ -RW CD-DA/ DTS-CD yes
MKV yes (CD-R/ -RW)
FLAC/ WAV/ ALAC/ WMA/ AAC/ MP3/ AIFF yes (CD-R/ -RW)
JPEG/ MPO yes (CD-R/ -RW)
AUDIO SYSTEM Dolby Digital/ TrueHD yes (Decode and Bitstream Output*2)
Dolby Digital Plus yes (Decode and Bitstream Output*2)
DTS-HD Master Audio/ DTS-HD High Resolution Audio yes (Decode and Bitstream Output*2)
FLAC yes (Max. 192 kHz/ 24 bit)
Dolby Atoms/ DTS:X yes (Bitstream Output*2)
WAV yes (Max. 384 kHz/ 32 bit)
ALAC yes (Max. 96 kHz/ 32 bit (7.1ch), 176.4/192 kHz/ 32 bit (5.1ch))
DSD (DFF, DSF) yes (2.8 MHz (2ch/ 5.1ch), 5.6 MHz (2ch/ 5.1ch), 11.2 MHz (2ch))
AIFF yes (Max. 384 kHz/ 32 bit (2ch))
USB Front 1 (USB 2.0 High Speed)
Rear 1 (USB 3.0 Super Speed)
Playback MKV/ MP4 (H.264/HEVC), TS (MPEG-2/H.264/HEVC) yes
JPEG/ MPO yes
FLAC/ WAV/ ALAC/ AIFF/ DSD (DFF, DSF)/ WMA/ AAC/ MP3 yes (Gapless Playback: FLAC/ WAV/ AIFF/ DSD(DFF))
MPEG-2/ AVCHD/ AVCHD 3D yes
HIGH QUALITY PICTURE HCX Processor for Ultra HD Blu-ray yes
HDR HDR10+ yes*3
Dolby Vision yes*3
Hybrid Log Gamma(HLG) yes
HDR Optimiser yes
4K Up-scaling 60p/50p/ 4:4:4 (HDMI2.0) yes*4*5
24p/ 25p yes*4*5
4K Direct Chroma Up-scaling yes*4
4K Networking (4K Video*6 Playback/ 4K JPEG Playback*4) yes
4K VOD yes*7
Picture Type Presets (Normal/ Cinema/ Fine Cinema/ Retro Cinema/ Animation/ Live)*8
Block/ Randam/ Mosquito Noise Reduction yes
Video on Demand in HD Quality yes
Ultra HD Premium yes
Deep Colour yes
HIGH QUALITY SOUND TWIN HDMI yes
Pure Audio on HDMI (HDMI Low Clock Jitter Process) yes
High Quality Network Audio Playback (DLNA) yes*10 (FLAC/ WAV/ ALAC/ AIFF/ DSD/ WMA/ AAC/ MP3)
High Clarity Sound Premium yes
Digital Tube Sound yes (Up to 192 kHz/ 32 bit)
Surround Re-Master yes*11 (Up to 192 kHz/ 32 bit)
Audio D/A Converter yes
SMART FEATURE Viewing Experience Controlled via Voice(Google Assitant/ Amazon Alexa) yes
Unit Display yes (Dot Matrix)
Remote Control yes (Simple)
Subtitle Position/Brightness Adjustment yes
HDAVI Control 5 (VIERA Link) yes
Internet Apps yes*13
Mirroring with Smartphone/Tablet yes*12
Web Browser yes
Wireless LAN System yes (Built-in) IEEE802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
External HDD Playback yes*14
Network Drive Access yes
Network Contents Playback (Client & Renderer) yes*10
TERMINAL HDMI Output yes (2)
Optical Output yes
Analogue Audio LR Output yes*16
Analogue Audio 7.1ch Output yes
LAN (Ethernet) Terminal yes (for Ultra HD Blu-ray, DLNA*10, BD-LiveTM*15, Internet Apps*13 and Firmware Update)
OTHERS Video System PAL/ NTSC
Power Supply AC 220-240 V, 50 Hz
Power Consumption Normal Use 32 W
Network Standby On (Quick Start Off) 1 W
Network Standby Off (Quick Start Off) 0.3 W
DIMENSIONS, WEIGHT Dimensions (W x H x D) 430 x 62 x 204 mm *17
Weight 2.2 kg
NOTE *1 Discs recorded and finalized on recording devices.
NOTE *2 HDMI connections and compatible equipment (e.g. AV Receiver) required.
NOTE *3 Enabled by software update
NOTE *4 For 4K Up-scaling playback a TV with same resolution is required.
NOTE *5 For 4K/60p video, a high speed HDMI cable supporting 18 Gbps bandwidth is required.
NOTE *6 MP4(4K/25p,30p) bit rate up to 100 Mbps/resolution up to 3840x2160.
NOTE *7 Some network content services may not be available in your country.
NOTE *8 Ultra HD Blu-ray and Photo (JPG/ MPO) are not supported.
NOTE *9 This function is effective only when reproducing AVCHD data recorded with x.v.Color technology. The function cannot be used with BD-ROM or DVD-ROM discs. HDMI connection is required.
NOTE *10 File formats that are not supported by your Network Contents server (DLNA compatible server, etc.) cannot be played.
NOTE *11 CD sampling is done at 176.4/88.2 kHz.
NOTE *12 A device that supports the Mirroring function and AndroidTM ver. 4.2 or higher is required.
NOTE *13 Requires broadband Internet service.
NOTE *14 The external HDD with capacities of 4TB or less in processing NTFS/ FAT32 data is supported. Playback is not possible with some external hard disk drives.
NOTE *15 To enjoy content, you will need to insert a USB (1GB or more of free space/ sold separately). Requires broadband Internet service.
NOTE *16 The analog 2-channel output terminal can also be used as an analog 7.1-channel output terminal.
NOTE *17 Excluding the projecting parts.
NOTE Specifications are subject to change without notice. All numbers given here are approximate.
WARNING The recording and playback of content on this or any other device may require permission from the owner of the copyright or other such rights in that content. Panasonic has no authority to and does not grant you that permission and explicitly disclaims any right, ability or intention to obtain such permission on your behalf. It is your responsibility to ensure that your use of this or any other device complies with applicable copyright legislation in your country. Please refer to that legislation for more information on the relevant laws and regulations involved or contact the owner of the rights in the content you wish to record or playback./Playability may vary depending on the contents, discs and quality of the recording. For content recorded for your personal use./Specifications are subject to change without notice.
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