Re: SAY NO TO BLURAY
On Sun, 4 Jun 2006 03:53:11 +0000 (UTC), you@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
(Your Name Here=Harvey) Gave us:
In article <t153825qs0cn77n47nlem5ob3k38rt6auj@xxxxxxx>, KimbaWLion@xxxxxxxxxxx says...
"wandrinandz" <news@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
If more buyers would support HD-DVD and say no to Blu-Ray, then we would not
have a format war which is damaging the dvd industry.
Join the HD-DVD Support Group over at www.hd-dvd.uk.com
I'm saying NO to both of them.
Once the PS3 drops down in price - then there would be a large Blu-Ray
So what? They are STILL going to lose the battle.
Like when the PS2 killed off the Dreamcast, because it could play
DVDs straight away, and the Dreamcast couldn't.
Hahaha.. what a joke, and what a weak battle for a small
(relatively) market. THIS MARKET IS GLOBAL, and huge.
HD DVD will win. Already has, in fact.
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