[mythtv-users] What I'd predicted/"Spot On" consolidation thread.
msherman at projectile.ca
Sat Jan 12 14:52:19 UTC 2008
> I'm not convinced by this - I believe commercial factors may play a
> very strong part. IIRC Warner cited consumer confusion over the
> formats as a reason for dropping one - there's also a reluctance on
> the consumers' part to buy in to the next betamax. IIRC Blurays are
> already outselling HD-DVDs 2:1 and the PS3 has ensured that there are
> plenty of players out there.
I agree. As unsuccessful as the PS3 may have been as a console release,
I still think it's the single biggest factor in Bluray's seeming victory
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