By Steve Morgenstern
Posted 09.15.2006 at 2:00 am 0 Comments
After testing the first Blu-ray and HD DVD boxes to hit the market, I´m confident that the future of movie discs is clearly high-def: picture and sound quality from both players was terrific. But each had its own bugs and with studios split over the two formats and combo players at least a year away, smart consumers will hold off on that future a little longer.
Blu-Ray: Samsung BD-P1000
Number of announced movies: 132 (but wider studio support)
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