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Old 06-17-09, 01:42 PM   #13
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LG for me as well, and I have had it almost a year now with no issues. I don't even have my sammy dvd drive installed anymore and just use the LG.
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Old 06-17-09, 01:48 PM   #14
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for those that have LG drives, check this out
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Old 06-17-09, 11:30 PM   #15
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he probably meant, why pay for it when a free version is supplied. I bought 6 BD drives (3(-1sold) are mine) all of them had PowerDVD supplied.
Yeah, but was it the ultra version that has blu-ray playback? The standard version doesn't I don't believe.
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Old 06-17-09, 11:41 PM   #16
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version that is supplied with BD drives is not Ultra, but it is custom OEM version that has BD playback option, these versions have some limits, most often limited to 2ch audio
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Old 06-17-09, 11:45 PM   #17
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I'm a little surprised that there isn't any free (legal) blu-ray playback software available. Like Media Player Classic: Home Cinema, or VLC...
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Old 06-17-09, 11:53 PM   #18
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there won't be any for very long time, because of BD+, ACSS, TrueHD, DTS-MA EAC3, JAVA Menus etc... These DRM technologies, and Audio specs are locked, and they won't give these specifications away from free. Main reason why there won't be a free options for very long.
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