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Old January 19th, 2007, 12:22 PM   #16
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Originally Posted by Gary Bettan
For almost all of 2006 we had a massive shortage on the blu-ray laser used in both formats. The shortage was so bad at one point that Sony delayed the launch of their blu-ray player becasue they couldn't even get enough lasers for PS3 production. This shortage is behind us (for now).
From December 19th...

This should help with the supply problem.
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Old January 21st, 2007, 08:57 AM   #17
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I appreciate Sony's shrewdness in incorporating blu-ray into the PS3. If they hadn't, in a year or so people would be complaining why they didn't when the manufacturing cost of blu-ray comes down. I certainly don't want to buy it with DVD instead. I certainly don't want the extra cables, or box.

Inconvenient because of all the delays and problems, but in the end the PS2 was a good buy because it had DVD, and this has blu-ray as an extra feature.
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