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Originally Posted by Xombie View Post
I don't see why Microsoft is so excited about announcing that the 360 won't get BluRay. It's just hurting them, not Sony nor us.
the adoption rate on BluRay is too low to really be a concern to microsoft right now. Plus, with the high adoption rate of high speed internet, I can see BluRay just being a fad until digital content distribution becomes a reality. Optical media will not be the standard for much longer.
post #12 of 15
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the adoption rate on BluRay is too low to really be a concern to microsoft right now. Plus, with the high adoption rate of high speed internet, I can see BluRay just being a fad until digital content distribution becomes a reality. Optical media will not be the standard for much longer.
There will always be people who prefer original hard copies, and for that reason alone media downloads will never fully take over for quite a long time.
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Blue-Ray? what is that. Oh PS3 has a blur-ray. I really dont care. It's not like its popular. Basically people that have it have a PS3. Now Blue-ray has no place for as until it becomes mainstream.
Yup, retarded troll sounds right.

The reason Microsoft is losing out is because anyone who owns an HDTV would rather buy a PS3 than an Xbox 360 for the same price. IE me.
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I'm perfectly fine with regular old DVD. Heck, i still pop in a VHS tape once in awhile to watch Caddyshack or O, brother where art thou. (Excellent hilarious movies btw)
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Im perfectly happy with my 360 and upscaling dvd player. I know lots of friends who have HDTV's and own a 360 and see no reason to buy a PS3.

Also I dont see how the Xbox 360 is "losing" seeing as how it gets the most game sales out of any console out there now.

For me the PS3 is just soemthing that I can brag about if I get one. I dont want a 40 gig version and the new 80 gig MGS4 one is just too much money to waste.
    
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