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Old 10-31-07, 12:23 PM   #31
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Default Re: Walmart = $198.00 HD-DVD players!!!

Originally Posted by nrdstrm
I have Blu-Ray already (PS3), so I will probably wait for the A3 to come down to the $249 delta, then pull the trigger since I DO want an HD-DVD Player as well...The only thing that will stop that is if I can pick up a Blu-Ray/HD-DVD Hybrid that can do all of the cool stuff from both at under $500, though that doesn't seem likely any time soon...
Just as an FYI the guts of the HD-A3 are virtually identical to the A2. Same processors, same software/menus, specs, startup time, etc. The main differences are cosmetic and positioning of the disc tray. So if you can find an A2 cheap, I'd go for it.
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