[newsimage]http://static.rankone.nl/images_posts/2010/07/XrdcU4.jpg[/newsimage]Sharp Corporation announced today that they will soon release two new Aquos Blu-ray recorders with BDXL support, along with a triple-layer 100GB capacity disc. Read the full article here: [http://www.myce.com/news/new-sharp-blu-ray-recorders-support-quad-layer-128gb-discs-32048/](http://www.myce.com/news/new-sharp-blu-ray-recorders-support-quad-layer-128gb-discs-32048/) Please note that the reactions from the complete site will be synched below.
I wish they would get the holographic storage, thats the real future of optical.
[QUOTE=applegodel8;2532173]I wish they would get the holographic storage, thats the real future of optical.[/QUOTE]
Not so sure about that, I believe one of the major holographic development companies recently went out of business.
I’m hopeful that the new quad layer Blu-ray Discs will be useful, but I’ve got to be pessimistic because the industry still has trouble manufacturing quality 2 layer dvdr discs.
Wow that’s some price tag!
I think I’ll need to wait a while for that one.
Interesting story though.
Just what we need, yet another overpriced HD format just when we finally MIGHT be able to afford normal Blu-Ray stuff.
I’ve got my nifty Lg GGW-H20L that I’ve only burned maybe 5 BD disks with becuase the blanks are too spendy but I wanted the capability for when prices dropped and I started getting more movies and blanks.
If I get it without a HDD, can I get it for $1100, and then stick a $200 2TB HDD in or what?
That’s a huge markup … for the 2TB version …
Turns out the markup on every component of a new technology is 1200-1500%, even the old-reliable components