Samsung plans dual Blu-ray HD DVD player
Among the primary backers from the Blu-ray Disc format, South Korea’s Samsung Electronics, intends to release an optical disc player this season which will play both Blu-ray Disc and also the rival HD DVD format.
Samsung hopes to help make the BD-UP5000 player available prior to the finish of 2007 in america, stated Kwak Bumjoon, a spokesperson for the organization in Seoul. He stated the gamer might be obtainable in Europe within the following couple of several weeks, but a precise release schedule is not made the decision. No particulars on possible prices were available too.
This news makes Samsung the 2nd company to shift from one-format stance and adopt the thought of a dual player than can see both kinds of disc. Another, fellow South Korean maker LG Electronics, released a dual player in The United States captured.
Electronic devices and computer companies happen to be divided around the two formats during the last couple of years. Blu-ray Disc is primarily supported by The new sony along with other major supporters include Matsushita Electric Industrial Co. (Panasonic), Sharp and Dell. HD DVD’s primary supporter is Toshiba and in addition it counts the support of Microsoft and Apple along with the backing from the DVD Forum, the audience behind the DVD format.
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