Panasonic Ships Portable Blu-ray Player

Secaucus, N.J. — Panasonic said Monday it will ship this month the world’s first portable Blu-ray Disc player.

Model DMP-B15, which made its debut at January’s International CES, will carry an $800 suggest retail price.

The unit features a high quality 8.9-inch WSVGA LCD screen and includes Panasonic’s Viera CAST Internet