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VMD is popular because China is too poor to pay for DVD licensing fees. Well, and the rest of the world is too cheap to pay $50 for a decent DVD player, they want a $14 player from China damnit!
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The format war might be over between HD-DVD and BluRay but I am hoping that something will force down the prices of the BRD players. I will be dipped if I am spending $400 for a BRD player. No way, no how, not happening. Maybe another format, like VMD, can be around just long enough for force prices down. $400 = no...
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post #33 of 37
What the hell is VMD?

I think it stands for:

Very
Much
Delayed

Bah!
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post #34 of 37
HD-DVD did not leave a void lol...also I have never heard of VMD .
post #35 of 37
Quote:
Originally Posted by Leck View Post
Yes The Format War Is Over


Ahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh
No, the war between HD-DVD and Blu-ray is over. VMD has been there since the beginning as well.
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Originally Posted by jinja_ninja View Post
What the hell is VMD?

I think it stands for:

Very
Much
Delayed

Bah!
Video Movie Disc.

And it's utter crap. Blu-ray is the winner, and one day, pirated blu-ray in China will be the winner.
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post #37 of 37
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VMD is popular because China is too poor to pay for DVD licensing fees. Well, and the rest of the world is too cheap to pay $50 for a decent DVD player, they want a $14 player from China damnit!
Or they barely make $50 a month or in some cases $50 a year. Now, many in US/Canada/Europe are cheap, very cheap.
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