Blu-ray

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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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The new console also includes a UHD BD-ROM player, with a bill of materials (BOM) cost of $33.50, versus the previous $18 conventional Blu-Ray drive.
The player supports BD Live (BD-ROM Profile 2.0), which enables users to connect to the internet and download video images, subtitles and other data.
The BD300 supports BD Live (BD-ROM Profile 2.0), which enables users to connect to the internet and download video images, subtitles and other data as well as enjoy related quizzes and multi-player interactive games.
The BD series (BD390, BD370, BD300) supports BD Live (BD-ROM Profile 2.0), which enables users to connect to the internet and download video images, subtitles and other data as well as enjoy related quizzes and multi-player interactive games, adding value for consumers.
The BD-ROM encoder and authoring system will be available from April 2007.
BD-ROM format has a huge memory size of 54 GB (dual layer, single side), which is six times larger than that of DVD-ROM, and has the potential of becoming an ideal medium to distribute next generation entertainment content from movies and music to computer applications.
BD-ROM format has a huge memory size of 54 GB (dual layer, single side), which is 6 times larger than that of DVD-ROM, and has the potential of becoming an ideal medium to distribute next generation entertainment content from movies and music to computer applications.