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Blu-Ray Notebook & desktop drives in 2006


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Toshiba announced that it will offer slimline HD-DVD drives for notebooks in 2006, so Panasonic is hitting back with a Blu-Ray drive and is set to start production of a desktop part in January 2006, with mass production a few months later. The drive will be able to read & write Blu-ray, DVD and CD without the use of cartridges. No mention about a release date for notebook drives has ben made.

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