- From: willbill <trek@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Tue, 16 Oct 2007 23:27:19 -0500
Pete #2 wrote:
So who's winning this standards battle? Who will go the way of the Betamax? Just wondering.
I'd like to see Blu-ray win the battle with its better scalability, potential for technical growth and media durability.
i haven't been following this thing much
i still remember the Beta vs. VHS disaster. :(
have you seen any recent site/cite on media
durability actually being significantly better
< http://www.tgdaily.com/content/view/34235/113/ >
last sentence has merit:
<"The more important statistic is that neither
high-def format is even close to matching DVD demand.
According to compete.com, only 0.3% of all Netflix
viewers even viewed the Blu-ray or HD DVD sections.">