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200 GB Blu-Ray discs!!!

Discussion in 'Computers, Games, Electronics etc' started by pissedoffsol, Apr 13, 2006.

  1. pissedoffsol

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    thats about 40 full length dvds on one cd. that would be awesome for when i travel. i bet they will cost a lot to. and i'll have to update my cd drive to handle the new speeds.
     
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    Blu-Ray is gnarly. Had never heard of it before now.
     
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    even if they are 25 bucks a pop, thats still cheaper than a spindle of dvd-r's.

    and your current cd and dvd rom drives will NOT play these. you will have to upgrade to a blue-ray system. if, hd-dvd doesn't win over, of course.
     
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    they will only be good if they are rewritable though. i would hate to waste a disc if i couldn't fill it up.
     
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    PS3 will be utilizing Blu Ray technology - or so I've read.
     
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    hell even at $25 a pop, unlimited expandable media storage, far cheaper tha na hard drive
     
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    Damn. I thought you were posting up that they were available already. :cry2:
     
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    HD-DVD vs. Blue Ray = VCR vs. Beta...I think I'll wait.
     
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    We'll see. If they're smart, they'll make drives compatible to both standards.
     
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