Toshiba to start shipping desktop S-ATA HD-DVD burners in February

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I just posted the article Toshiba to start shipping desktop S-ATA HD-DVD burners in February.

Toshiba send us the news that the company is going to launch world’s first half height desktop HD-DVD burner. The company already released a slim line device in 2006 and this new S-ATA desktop burner…

Read the full article here:  [http://www.cdfreaks.com/news/12838-Toshiba-to-start-shipping-desktop-S-ATA-HD-DVD-burners-in-February.html](http://www.cdfreaks.com/news/12838-Toshiba-to-start-shipping-desktop-S-ATA-HD-DVD-burners-in-February.html)

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#2

1x write for HD-DVD SL and DL, 1x read for HD-DVD SL and DL. :r Wake me up when it gets to at least 4x yawn


#3

There’s nothing you can do with it anyway except data storage and burn your home videos. Per GB of storage capacity, it’ll be the least cost-effective choice.


#4

Toshiba should have been quicker on their feet with 2x burners under $500. That could have been a leap forward compared to Blu-Ray. Hopefully, this unit is priced around $500 or less. They’d be foolish to try to sell them in the same price range as the Blu-Ray Burners, considering the Blu-Rays store nearly twice as much data twice as fast and can be had for under $700.


#5

BD drives: IDE 40 pin The HD-DVD drive: SATA 1 point goes to HD-DVD.