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TDK Ships Blu-ray Media In Japan

Postby Ian on Tue Apr 25, 2006 11:06 am

According to Akiba PC Hotline, TDK's BD-R and BD-RE media has shown up in Japan.

http://www.watch.impress.co.jp/akiba/ho ... aypre.html


It looks like TDK's 25GB BD-R media is going for 1,980 Yen or about $17US. The 25GB BD-RE media is pricier at 2,780 Yen or $24US.

Has anyone seen this media in the US yet? It's supposedly shipping.
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Postby dolphinius_rex on Tue Apr 25, 2006 12:05 pm

So HDDVD gets the first player, but BluRay get's the recordable media out first.

Punch Cards -> Paper Tape -> Tape Drive -> 8" Floppy Diskette -> 5 1/4" Floppy Diskette -> 3 1/2" "Flippy" Diskette -> CD-R -> DVD±R -> BD-R

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