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Old 11-10-07, 01:41 PM   #10
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Default Re: Sony: HiDef war is a stalemate

Originally Posted by Ruined
Also, I think people shoul realize if it is a stalemate that ALL studios will eventually go neutral. No one is going to shut out 50% of the market in the longterm.

Therefore, whether you spend $300 more on a BD player over an HD DVD player solely hinges on your patience in waiting for the dominos to fall and studios to eventually start going neutral over the next 6mos - 1 year. $300 more is a lot to spend for instant gratification when HD DVD already has a crapload of awesome movies available.
If it goes to a stalemate, I'd expect the studios gravitate towards the format that is cheapest for them to produce.
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