China Blue High-Definition Rolls Out Hardware

China Blue HD Players Revealed

China Blue HD Players Revealed

CBHD (China Blue High-Definition), formerly known as CH-DVD is a high definition optical disc format thatis  a joint venture between the DVD Forum and OMNERC.  According to Wikipedia CBHD’s developers claim the format contains more copy protection features and is part of a big push by China to fight piracy as well as cut down on royalty payments for foreign patents. In March 2009, Warner Bros announced that they are supporting the CBHD format, launching with titles that included the Harry Potter series.

To add further fuel to the fire, Engadget is now reporting that China Blue HD players have been unveiled. Let even more format wars begin…..

….brad….