Originally Posted by kennyt
While I must agree that Blu-ray kind of screwed themselves with all the version changes, I really don't think you really need a 2.0 player.
Sure, you'll have the internet connectivity, and maybe more extras, but all I want, and most every one I know too, is a great picture and ease of use. Neither me nor my friends watch the 'extras' on discs, we watch the movie and pop it out, so I don't care if my player does anything but put out a great picture and bitstream for all the audio codecs.
I said I was waiting until next year for a bluray player because with my new modified Oppo 983 I'm very happy and I know I'm not missing anything. I can just imagine chasing around looking for a movie I want on BR and getting PO'd