Japan's Toshiba last week started rolling out its HD DVD format players in Japan, becoming the first company to offer next-generation optical disc players worldwide.More info over at CNET.
Samsung is rescheduling the launch of its Blu-ray standard disc player in the United States to June 25 from May 23, the company said in a statement distributed by a public relations agency.
"We still anticipate that the Samsung BD-P1000 will be the first Blu-ray player to launch at a national level in the United Sates," Samsung said in a statement. Japan's Sony plans to offer Blu-ray players in the United States in July.
Samsung BD-P1000 Blu-ray player delayed to late June
Posted on Tuesday, April 04 2006 @ 17:31:48 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck