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Are you tossing your VCD's now that you've got DVD's?

Postby UALOneKPlus on Tue Feb 03, 2004 8:21 am

I haven't any VCD, but curious if anyone is tossing their VCD's since DVD's are now the better medium.

I still remember when my buddy bought a Laser Disc. That investment has gone down the toilet, it seems.
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Postby TheWizard on Tue Feb 03, 2004 10:54 am

Hmm, no. CD's are going to be around for a while. Just wait until people start using iPod's to store videos that can plug into their TV. Then you'll see a shift from DVD's to video iPod's, much like you see a shift from portable CD players to iPod's. :)
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Postby burninfool on Tue Feb 03, 2004 4:08 pm

I'm converting some old VCD's to DVD because the CD's I used were crap,eventually I will convert them all because I can put 3-4 VCD's on one DVD and make chapter points.
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Postby BurninMan921 on Tue Mar 09, 2004 11:28 pm

Never used 'em. Don't have a DVD player that can play 'em. I either a) use the PC's TV-out for DivX/MPG's, or burn a DVD.
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Postby pranav81 on Wed Mar 10, 2004 2:12 am

No.Not yet.It's time still when DVD's will be raging here in India.Until then it's VCD's allright.

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Postby aviationwiz on Thu Mar 11, 2004 10:02 am

I have some old S/VCD's. I don't burn anymore, but I'm not converting everything I have to DVD...
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Postby unclebud on Thu Apr 15, 2004 1:56 pm

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