Wednesday, June 01, 2016
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
5-inch ARCHOS 50d Oxygen Retails For EUR 150
Heterogeneous Systems Architecture 1.1 Specification Launched With Multi-Vendor Architecture Support
Micron Debuts 3D NAND 1100 and 2100 SSDs
CyberLink Power DVD, Power Director, To Support VR Content
Hackers Attacked Myspace
Sony Xperia X Series Coming to the United States
Computex: New Dell 10 2-in-1 Laptops Are Starting At $249
Computex: Intel Launches 10-core Core i7 Processor Extreme Edition And Xeon Processor E3-1500v5 Family
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Optical Storage > Disclos...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Monday, May 20, 2002
Disclosure of specifications for utilizing Blue-Violet laser "Blu-ray Disc" begins!


Nine leading companies today announced that they will start disclosing specifications for a next generation large capacity optical disc video recording format "Blu-ray Disc" on June 14 2002 on the conditions listed below in accordance with their joint press conference of February 19, 2002.

The companies that would start disclosing specifications for the Blu-ray Disc format are: Hitachi, Ltd., LG Electronics Inc., Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd., PIONEER CORPORATION, Royal Philips Electronics, SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD., SHARP CORPORATION, Sony Corporation, and THOMSON multimedia. The nine companies will be called "Blu-ray Disc Founders", and they will pursue a broad acceptance of the "Blu-ray Disc" format.

The initial aim of the disclosure is to study specifications in time for the targeted start of licensing scheduled around the end of June for the development and manufacturing of products based on the Blu-ray Disc format. With regard to the disclosure, an interested party will be asked to complete the information agreement, and the disclosure of specifications will be processed on the following conditions.

Conditions of Specifications Disclosure

1. Agreement
Completion of the information agreement for Disclosure of Specifications Purpose of information agreement: Recipients may conduct internal evaluation to explore the feasibility of future development and/or manufacture of products using Blu-ray Disc Standard Specifications.

2. Specifications Subject to Disclosure (Version 1.0)
System Description Rewritable Format part1 Basic Format Specifications
System Description Rewritable Format part2 File System Specifications
System Description Rewritable Format part3 Audio Visual Basic Specifications

3. Cost of Specifications Disclosure
A set of the aforementioned specifications costs US$ 5,000.

After a completion of the information agreement, specifications will be distributed in print.

Inquiries regarding the disclosure of specifications should be directed to:
Royal Philips Electronics
Intellectual Property and Standards
Business Support
Building SFF-8
P.O.Box 80002
5600JB Eindhoven
The Netherlands
fax +31402732113
http://www.licensing.philips.com


Previous
Next
Series of price hikes on CD-R discs to come at CMC Magnetics        All News        Series of price hikes on CD-R discs to come at CMC Magnetics
Series of price hikes on CD-R discs to come at CMC Magnetics     Optical Storage News      Series of price hikes on CD-R discs to come at CMC Magnetics

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Samsung 4K Blu-ray Player Gets UHD Alliance Certification
UHDA Launches ULTRA HD PREMIUM Logo and Certification Licensing for Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc Players
Warner Bros. To Release First Ultra HD Blu-ray Titles
Samsung to Unveil Dolby Atmos Soundbar, 4K Blu-ray Player At CES 2016
Memory-Tech Ready To Start Mass Production Of UHD Blu-ray Disc
Sony Unveils First 4K Ultra HD Discs
CyberLink Joins Ultra HD Blu-Ray Development Group
U.K. Physical Media Market To Keep Falling In Q3 2015
Sharp Showcases Ultra HD Blu-ray Recorder, 8K TV at CEATEC 2015
Panasonic DMR-UBZ1 Is The World's First BD Recorder With Ultra HD Blu-ray Playback Capability
Licensing Ultra HD Blu-ray Format To Start This Month
Blu-ray Disc Association Completes Ultra HD Blu-ray Specification

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2016 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .