So, this is our first glimpse into what the prices of BD-R(E) media are going to be this spring:
LAS VEGAS, Jan. 4 /PRNewswire/ – Panasonic, the leading brand of
Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd., today announced plans for the 2006
introduction of blank Blu-ray (BD) discs in the United States. The new discs
will be available in both 50GB and 25GB storage capacities which can be used
on BD drives with 2X writing speed.
The following four models will be introduced in the U.S. market this
Model Number Specification SRP* LM-BE50DE Rewritable, 50GB, Single-Sided, Dual Layer $59.99 LM-BE25DE Rewritable, 25GB, Single-Sided, Single Layer $24.99 LM-BR50DE Write once, 50GB, Single-Sided, Dual Layer $42.99 LM-BR25DE Write once, 25GB, Single-Sided, Single Layer $17.99