HD streaming added to Netflix-compatible Samsung Blu-ray decks
A new firmware upgrade adds high-def Netflix support to the Samsung BD-P2550 and BD-P2500.
As expected, Samsung has added support for HD streaming of Netflix video to its
The Netflix HD catalog is currently just a fraction of Netflix's streaming selection (300 titles out of around 12,000), but it will undoubtedly expand over time. HD compatibility was available first on the Xbox 360 last month, but--as we reported in --all Netflix-compatible devices should be getting the HD upgrade soon. Indeed, there are signs that the high-def Netflix streaming will be hitting the remaining Netflix-compatible devices--TiVo DVRs, the LG BD300, and the Roku Netflix Player--in the near future, all via free firmware updates.