Sony's BDP-S350 Blu-ray Player Officially $300 and BD-Live Capable

Not only did Sony's mainstream BDP-S350 Blu-ray player finally get its firmware update to be fully compatible with the net-interactive BD-Live (BD 2.0) content already hitting stores, but it also got that $100 price reduction we told you about » 9/29/08 2:40pm 9/29/08 2:40pm. Even on the MSRP-only Sony Style site, it's $299.99, which means it could…

Sony To Drop Blu-ray Player Price $100, Others to Follow

HD Guru is reporting that Sony will drop the price of their BDP-S350 » 8/23/08 6:30pm 8/23/08 6:30pm Blu-ray player $100 and sell it for $300 beginning in September. As a result, manufacturer Funai plans to drop the price of its players (under the Philips/Magnavox, Insignia and Sylvania brands) down $50 to $250 in order to stay competitive in the…