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Blu-ray

n
(Electronics) trademark an optical disk used to store digital information such as high-definition video, and able to store more information than a standard DVD
[C21: from the colour of the laser used to read and write this type of disc]
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Along with the attractive price points of the HD DVD notebook and a growing number of approximately 330 HD DVD movie titles, such as "300," "Disturbia," "Heroes," "The Matrix Trilogy," "Letters from Iwo Jima," "Smokin' Aces" and "Dream Girls," Toshiba is offering a limited time giveaway incentive.
We have been working closely with the HD DVD Promotion Group, leading graphics chipset companies, and the major Hollywood studios to ensure that we can provide complete, high performance, high quality HD DVD functionality.
The HD DVD Promotion Group believes that the decision of Paramount and DreamWorks Animation reflects their evaluation that the HD DVD format offers consumers the best overall experience, particularly on the strengths of its future potential in terms of cost competitiveness and advanced features, including interactivity.
We've been working closely with the HD DVD Promotion Group, leading graphics chipset companies, and the major Hollywood studios to ensure that we can effectively provide the complete spectrum of HD DVD functionality to our customers.
DCA's leadership position in the optical disc industry extends now to 3G format development for HD DVD and Blu-ray.
Since the format's inception in April 2006, USHE has released 60 titles on HD DVD, and currently boasts four of the top 10 best-selling HD DVDs year-to-date, including Casino, Serenity, Fearless and Miami Vice.
THDassign works by providing essential meta-data and volume tagging information for the CMF outputs from both Scenarist HD DVD and Scenarist BD authoring systems.
On February 27, Warner Home Video (WHV) will release two new high definition titles making their HD DVD and Blu-ray Disc debut: Bullitt and The Getaway starring screen legend Steve McQueen, Hollywood's real-life rebel and screen legend who defined cool like no other actor.
Warner Home Video (WHV), distributor of the largest film library of any studio, today unveiled its groundbreaking "Total Hi Def" disc, which plays the HD DVD format on one side and the Blu-ray Disc format on the other, at a presentation hosted by Warner Bros.
Next generation Blu-ray and HD DVD audio format support
Since the inception of the format in April 2006, WHV has released 53 titles on the HD DVD format and has six of the top 10 selling HD DVDs for 2006 including the #1 selling title, Superman Returns.
The move is good news for UK shoppers who have not yet invested in either Blu-ray or HD DVD next generation DVD players, experts said.