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#1 of 5 JohnPhi

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Posted April 04 2006 - 07:32 AM

The first blu player will be delayed until June 25th due to compatability issues with the software. I read on some places that this is no big deal and on others they say there is a major problem with the software running smoothly. Oh well, one month is no big deal for you blu ray guys.

#2 of 5 Ryan-G

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Posted April 04 2006 - 05:26 PM

I've been kinda expecting this since the PS3 delay announcement which cited Blu-Ray as the reason.

#3 of 5 DaViD Boulet

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Posted April 06 2006 - 09:45 AM

John,

are you talking about the delay on the Samsung player?

They publically stated that they were delaying to ensure compatibility so they could test with some actual production Blu-ray discs (makes sense to me!) and also add 1080P output and a few more features...
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#4 of 5 Michael Osadciw

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Posted April 10 2006 - 02:53 PM

David, you are correct. The upgrade to 1080p output is the big one (no price increase either!)

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#5 of 5 Jean-Michel

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Posted April 10 2006 - 04:02 PM

Quote:
I've been kinda expecting this since the PS3 delay announcement which cited Blu-Ray as the reason.

The fact that there's no games or even finalized devkits probably played a role in that, too.