Netflix expects 500,000 Blu-ray subscribers before 2009

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I just posted the article Netflix expects 500,000 Blu-ray subscribers before 2009.

Netflix has announced it expects 500,000 of its total 8.7 million subscribers will rent the next-generation Blu-ray format before the end of the current quarter.The company previously announced it…

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#2

"Unlimited access"
What a joke that is.


#3

I expect 40 booze-soaked strippers waiting for me when I get home from work tonight. That doesn’t mean it’s going to happen.

“As you may know, Blu-ray movies are more expensive than standard definition movies,”

Even shut-ins are aware that Blu-ray is obscenely more expensive than DVD.


#4

LOL I wonder how many of their 500,000 future customers that are “renting” have AnydvdHD installed on their computers? :bigsmile:
60% 80%…?


#5

" LOL I wonder how many of their 500,000 future customers that are “renting” have AnydvdHD installed on their computers?
60% 80%…?"

I do, but I don’t use it for BD. It’s faster to watch the disc and send it back. :wink:


#6

What CDan said. And new movies are all 50GB and almost impossible to squeeze into BD-R/RE 25GB without altering video/audio quality.


#7

Awesome question Crabbyappleton I don’t own a Blu-Ray player but know of people that do and they always use that software. :cop: