Yamaha to offer first Blu-ray player
According to a leaked report, Yamaha will soon unveil its first Blu-ray player after staying out of the previous format war completely. The leak indicates that Yamaha’s first step into the Blu-ray market will be its BD-S2900 player. The player is expected to be released at the Custom Electronics Design and Installation Association (CEDIA) trade show at the beginning of September.
Unconfirmed specifications that leaked for the player indicate that it will support Profile 1.1 titles, allowing users to watch “BonusView” features without having to insert the disc into a PC BD-ROM drive.
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