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Old 09-24-08, 10:22 AM   #6
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Default Re: Not the year for blu-ray

Originally Posted by nekrosoft13 View Post
price is still the biggest issue

1) players are too expensive
solution: rumor of $150 dollar players for Christmas, still might be to much for some
2) recorders too espensive
3) movies need to be cheaper, for bd to gain market bd movies need to be same price as dvd

dont forget the fact that most ppl cant tell the difference between an upscaled DVD and BD lol.

high price + no real gain = low adoption rate

once prices drop though, the market will shift towards BD and the sales will pick up. it's just a matter of time.
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