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Pioneer Brings you Inexpensive Blu-Ray Drive

Posted by: , 00:11 AEST, Sat April 21, 2007

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The BDC-S02 is a Blu-Ray drive for your PC made my Pioneer that cost at least half if not more of current Blu-Ray players
The BDC-S02 will go for an estimated retail price of $300. The BDC-S02 can play standard Blu-Ray movies as well as play back and record BD-R and BD-RE discs (both single and dual layer).

The price is significantly lower than most stand-alone Blu-ray players, as well as the price of other PC-only drives up until now.

Hopefully this is just the beginning of the initial price drop of HD hardware, as when DVD first came out this was the same scenario.


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