Pegatron lands OEM orders for Blu-ray Xbox 360 consoles, says paper

Pegatron Technology, an OEM subsidiary of Asustek Computer, has secured orders from Microsoft to assemble Xbox 360 consoles equipped with a Blu-ray Disc (BD)-ROM drive, with shipments to begin in the third quarter of 2008, according to the Chinese-language Economic Daily News (EDN) newspaper.



Why on earth would they pay Sony royalties and offer competition to their XBL marketplace?

Microsoft has β€˜no plans’ for Xbox 360 Blu-ray drive.