We have a Samsung TV and blue ray player. Despite several updates to the software we find that watching a movie is filled with frustration at the number of times the signal fails. The local rental store has a sign that they will no longer refund for blue ray issues. We continue to use DVD technology to reduce frustration. I also think there is even less control. I hate when I want to fast forward or take some other action only to find that the makers decided I was not allowed to do that. I would be happy to pay for software that gave me full control of a disc in my player rather than leave it with the manufacturer.