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Sanyo Invents 12X High-Speed Blu-ray Laser

Lucas123 (935744) writes | more than 5 years ago

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Lucas123 writes "Sanyo today said it has created a new blue laser diode with the ability to transfer data up to 12 times as fast as previous technologies. The laser, which emits 450 milliwatts miliwatt bean — about double that of previous Blu-ray Disc systems — can read and write data on discs with up to four data layers, affording Blu-ray players the ability to store 100GB on a disc or 8 hours of high-definition video."
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!Wow (1)

Xerolooper (1247258) | more than 5 years ago | (#25274121)

Advancement to a technology which I intend to completely ignore. I guess I'm still a little sore that I went out and purchased a HDDVD player that now sits next to my XBOX360 gathering dust. I will admit that the technophile in me geeks out about stuff like this. Maybe it could be usefull for data storage/backups.
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