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HD-DVD

Buffalo Launches External HD-DVD and Blu-Ray

by Nicole on January 18, 2008

Buffalo External Hard Drive

Buffalo is dropping a series of external optical devices in Europe. This model features a HD-DVD/Blu-Ray combo drive. The drive can write Blu-Ray discs and reads HD-DVD. Expect Buffalo to launch this drive in March in Europe, price is still unknown.

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LifeStation HD With Blu-Ray and HD-DVD

by Nicole on December 20, 2007

LifeStation HD With Blu-Ray and HD-DVD Combo

LifeStation box features Windows Media Center (integrated in Vista) and has a Blu-Ray/HD-DVD combo. The case is aluminum and uses passive cooling, so no fans built in along with 1.5TB of storage. Price is still unknown, but you can get more info from Passive’s site.

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Zebra Blu-Ray/HD DVD Player

by Nicole on December 13, 2007

Zebra Blu-Ray/HD DVD Player

Addonics Technologies released the Zebra Blu-Ray/ HD-DVD player. Which is also an optical storage solution which allows you to play movies in both video formats. The Zebra also does standard DVDs and CDs in different file formats and burns DVD±R/RW and CDRW media,you can choose from a high speed eSATA connection or a combination eSATA and USB 2.0 interface, depending on what you need at the time. The ESATA version is going for $409 and $429 with the version that has USB 2.0 connectivity as well.

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Venturer SHD7000 HD DVD Player

by Johan on November 29, 2007

Venturer SHD7000 HD DVD Player

Here is a new HD DVD player from Venturer. The SHD7000 claims to be one of the cheapest HD DVD players. Priced at around $200, the player has a maximum output of 1080i, support for Dolby TrueHD and DTS HD in 5.1-channel surround, outputs through HDMI, and uses Ethernet connections for updates or Internet-based special movie features.

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Toshiba Vardia RD-A301 HD DVD Recorder With HDD

Toshiba Japan has unveiled the new Vardia RD-A301 HD DVD recorder that records on HD-DVD and provides an internal 300GB hard drive for recording HD content. The device is also able to record your HD content on DVD discs. Other features include dual TV tuner analog / digital, an Ethernet port, HDMI out and S-Video. The Toshiba Vardia RD-A301 will be available by mid December in Japan for $870. A Transformers toy is also included in the package as a complimentary gift.

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