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4K Blu-ray discs arriving in 2015 to fight streaming media

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.

By September 5, 2014

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What is 4K UHD? Next-generation resolution explained

From the World Cup to Netflix, in 2014 you're going to start hearing a lot more about 4K resolution or 'Ultra HD.' But what is it? And more importantly, do you want it?

By January 23, 2012

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Apple's plan to wipe out disc drives is nearly complete

With only a single machine that still has a DVD drive, Apple is close to finishing something it began nearly six years ago.

By October 26, 2013

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100GB discs point to 4K Blu-ray

An announcement by Singulus Technologies, a maker of replication machines that produce Blu-ray discs, points toward a new standard for 4K Blu-ray.

By September 12, 2013

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GTA V to ship on two discs for Xbox 360; one for PS3

Due to the size of the upcoming title, the Xbox 360 version will ship with two discs. Because Sony's PlayStation 3 supports Blu-ray, those console owners will only need one disc.

By July 2, 2013

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Brits splash £1bn on digital goods as disc sales shatter

We dropped a staggering £1,033,000,000 on digital video, music and games, an 11.4 per cent rise on 2011.

By January 2, 2013

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Sony BDP-S300 - Blu-ray disc player

The BDP-S300 is a decent choice if you're limiting yourself to a relatively cheap, standard-design Blu-ray player, but everyone else should consider the competition.

July 16, 2007

3 stars Editors' rating July 16, 2007
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BDXL Blu-ray discs hit 128GB, won't work with your current player

If you thought the Blu-ray format was complete, think again. Two new disc specifications have just been announced -- and they won't work on your existing player

By April 7, 2010

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What HD disc player should I buy?

What kind of DVD player can you recommend for our LCD 1080p TV?

By November 16, 2007

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For Battlefield 4 players, a move to Xbox One, PS4 means leaving friends behind

Stepping up to the next-generation Xbox One and PlayStation 4 consoles to play Battlefield 4 could be lonely, if your friends don't upgrade as well.

By November 14, 2013