This is the same player as the 360 but comes with an illuminated remote and this one is region free for DVD.
The Sony BDP-S363 is a fantastic value Blu-ray player which is identical to its hugely popular sibling, the BDP-S360, but has the added feature of an illuminated remote control, making it easy to operate in the dark. The S363 is also a DVD (multiregion) player, and supports CD, JPEG and MP3 formats, and the AVC-HD high definition video format. With a compact, sleek design, fast operation and fantastic picture quality, the BDPS363 is a great Blu-ray player.
The BDP-S363 can deliver "1080p", the highest resolution video found on Blu-ray discs, creating an incredibly stable image on your HD ready flatscreen. The player also supports video at 24 frames per second which, on compatible displays, delivers films at exactly the same frame rate as they were shot. Compared with conventional 25 frame video playback from DVD this delivers a truer image with smoother motion: it's the closest you'll get to what the director intended. The BDP-S363 also upscales DVDs to 1080p high-definition, so your existing movie collection will look better than ever.
The Sony BDP-S363 also boasts high definition audio playback in the form of Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD. The player is capable of 5.1 and 7.1 channel output of the highest quality soundtracks via its HDMI output, delivering the best movie sound to your sound-system. If your amplifier can't process HDMI audio the BDPS363 is equipped with coaxial and optical digital outputs.
The Sony '363 also supports the latest BD-Live Blu-ray profile, meaning you can download extra content such as games, deleted scenes or trailers for compatible discs. As if that weren't enough, this great player is operated using Sony's intuitive XrossMediaBar graphic menu screens, making it easy to use as well as great to watch.