'Consumer Reports': Blu-ray, HD DVD Players Equal20 Nov, 2007 By: Chris Tribbey
The latest Consumer Reports look into high definition put HD DVD and Blu-ray Disc on even ground. The December issue gave identical ratings to the best from both sides.
Both the Toshiba HD-AX2 and Pioneer DBP-94HD earned 91% ratings for picture quality, the highest scores among six Blu-ray and three HD DVD players tested. The Blu-ray players averaged a score of 87%, while the HD DVD players averaged a score of 81%.
Both of the top-rated players received “excellent” marks for picture and upconverting DVD.