Seems like a good deal here.
Reduced from a ridiculous £999 to a more reasonable £499.
Samsung presents the highest-definition playback in the world: the BD-P1000 Blu-ray Disc Player. Be among the first to view Blu-ray format discs on your HDTV. You'll marvel at the clarity and full-color spectrum of every scene, while multi-channel sound puts you in the center of the action.
The Samsung Blu-ray player gives you full 1080p native output and up-conversion for your current catalog. This player also offers backwards compatibility to current dvds and CD playback.
10-in-2 Multi Memory Card Interface
Play movie clips, view digital photos or listen to MP3 music files through a Combo Player-using any type of memory card. The two slots on the BD-P1000 accept virtually every popular memory card format-Multi Media card, Secure Digital card, Compact Flash and Micro Drive directly, as well as Memory Stick, Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick Pro, Memory Stick Pro Duo, RS MMC and Mini SD with an adapter.
User-Friendly Graphic Interface
Samsung's BD-P1000 BD Player includes various user interface menus & subtitle functions to allow consumers to easily discover and search for detailed content regarding the video. The full-color, high-definition animated menu and subtitle effects allows you to incorporate your own personal creative touch.
The Pop-up menu will provide information which is already stored in the contents. As seen in the graphic, you can get more profound information about dolphins while watching the documentary.
HDMI (High Definition Multimedia Interface) transfers hi-definition (1080i/720p/1080p) video and audio from your DVD or BD to your TV, home theater, or other digital AV components. Simply connect to your home theater system with a single HDMI cable for the highest quality pictures and sound.