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Old 11-17-2008, 12:56 PM   #1
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Default Netflix to finally phase out HD-DVD

It's about time, Bluray won that war long ago.......

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Old 11-17-2008, 01:30 PM   #2
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Lame. To heck with Blu-ray and their costs. I'm perfectly fine with buying older movies on hd-dvd until there prices come down. And if they don't, I'll be streaming to my xbox on wednesday anyway.
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Shame that even when Blu-Ray won the war, the consumer still loses. Blu-Ray players and movies are still so expensive.

I'm sort of glad HD-DVD lost...so many HD movies I wanted to buy before, but they always cost way too much.
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Well only one could win, kinda like the laser disc vs dvd years back.
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Old 11-17-2008, 02:19 PM   #5
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DVD is fine for me.

Zip.ca here in Canada still has HD-DVD titles.
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After watching Blu-Ray you notice the difference compared to DVD. The prices still suck though.
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Old 11-17-2008, 02:23 PM   #7
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After watching Blu-Ray you notice the difference compared to DVD. The prices still suck though.
Definitely true, but I don't a high-definition TV at home anyway. When you buy a 19" Electrohome TV out of the bargain bin, everything looks bad. It doesn't even have A/V on the back.

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It wouldn't make much sense to buy a Blue-Ray player then :/
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My PS3 has one built-in.
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