CES 2008: Samsung BD-UP5500 combo Blu-ray+HD DVD player adds Blu-ray Bonus View compatibility


Product Name: Samsung BD-UP5500
Description: A combination Blu-ray+HD DVD player that fully works with both formats
Price: TBA
In-store date: Second-half 2008
Site: Samsung Blu-ray
Why it’s cool: Because it plays both high-def disc formats, hopefully leading to less confusion on the consumer’s part. It’s fully compatible with the new Blu-ray Bonus View, aka Profile 1.1.