The latest update to the PS4 also improves the sound quality at 1.5x playback for both Blu-rays and DVDs.
Those who want movies with the very highest quality will be keen on 4K Blu-ray's better resolution, color, and dynamic range. Yet millions seem happy with streaming video, despite its shortcomings.
Apocalypse Now (three-disc full-disclosure edition) hits stores on October 19. And several other classics are coming to Blu-ray this fall.
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CNET has confirmed that for better or worse the Xbox One won't play 3D Blu-ray movies at launch.
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Microsoft's console won't be able to play 3D Blu-rays at launch, though the company might add the feature later.