Philips Blu-Ray Drive Announced
"Philips Blu-Ray Drive Announced"
Published: 8th June 2006 | Source: N/A |
Philips have announced their new all-in-one PC Writer, which will be available to mass markets in Europe, Asia Pacific and North America from August 2006.
The new 'Philips TripleWriter' showcases Philips ability to integrate PC products and technologies into the consumer electronics realm. The drive features recording and playback capabilities of all popular optical storage formats including CD, DVD and Blu-ray, which allows users to select their media of choice depending on the preferred application. TripleWriter features a 2x (72 Mb/s continuous data-rate) read and write speed on BD-ROM, BD-R and BD-RE media.
The drive reads and writes a variety of legacy media including:
DVD+RW and DVD-RW.
Alongside the drive, Philips have released 4 discs; 25 and 50 GB versions of BD-R and BD-RE. These feature the new anti-scratch coating invented recently, making them tougher and resistant to scratches and fingerprints.
Visit Philips website at www.philips.com
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