Philips releases Blu-ray DVD recorder that supports normal DVDs and CDs

Posted on Tuesday, Jan 04 2005 @ 00:09 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck
Philips Electronics unveiled an optical disk drive on Monday for use in computers that can burn and play CDs and DVDs in three formats, including the new Blu-ray standard. The drive, to be presented at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas this week and to be available in the second half of 2005, comes as electronics giants jockey for support of their new DVD systems.

More info at Reuters


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