Why buy Blu-ray - video

First came the VCR, then the DVD player. And now with High Definition TV finding its way into our living rooms, a Blu-ray player is the logical step forward if you want to take your home entertainment to the next level with superior pictures and sound.

Movies in high definition would take up too much space on a regular DVD disk, so the industry needed to come up a new format to increase capacity. Blu-ray technology is so called because it uses a narrower blue laser beam spot and a shorter wavelength.

Find out what Blu-ray has in store for you in this short video.