Blu-ray and HD-DVD to freeze competition until 2007 due to laser diode shortage

Jimmy Hsu, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES Asia 0

Since manufacturers of blue laser diodes are still unable to improve yield rates, the shortage may result in pushing back the competition between Blu-ray Disc (BD) and HD-DVD optical disc drives in the market to the first quarter of 2007, according...

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