Sprint, AT&T and other carriers have lined up with a wide range of pricing options for consumers. Samsung has a lot riding on getting off to a good start.
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Ultra HD '4K' Blu-ray discs are due to hit the market at the end of 2015 with enhanced resolution, expanded color and more. Here's the 411 so far.
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.
Plonk your favourite geek in front of the TV this Christmas with our pick of the best TV series and films on DVD and Blu-ray.
The latest update to the PS4 also improves the sound quality at 1.5x playback for both Blu-rays and DVDs.
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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.
CNET has confirmed that for better or worse the Xbox One won't play 3D Blu-ray movies at launch.
The PS4 won't play DVDs and Blu-rays out of the box. You'll need to install a 300MB software update first.