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Japan Really Crazy About 3D, Research Firm Reports

Crunchgear writes about a report from Japanese research company BCN Inc. stating that 3D Blu-ray recorders made up 56.8% of total BD-R devices shipped in Japan in December, and 23% of 40-inch-and-up TVs sold in the same month were 3D. [...]
Japan Really Crazy About 3D, Research Firm Reports

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I-O Data update its slim External Blu-Ray burner and introduces the BRP-U6

Introduced for the first time almost a year ago under the BRP-US6, I-O Data ultra slim and light (330g) External Blu-Ray burner as been upgraded to now support BD-RE discs. The BRP-U6 is now capable to burn both single layer BD-R and R[...]
I-O Data update its slim External Blu-Ray burner and introduces the BRP-U6
I-O Data update its slim External Blu-Ray burner and introduces the BRP-U6

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Buffalo Announce Two New Digital TV Tuners

Buffalo, the household name in computer peripherals and networking equipment, are set to release two new digital TV tuners, the company announced at a press conference at Otemachi, Tokyo, today. With the coming switch of terrestrial TV[...]
Buffalo Announce Two New Digital TV Tuners
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Sharp Announces Three New AQUOS Blu-ray Recorders

Sharp’s AQUOS range of consumer products is getting three new siblings with the addition of new Blu-ray disc recorders, the BD-HDW65, BD-HDW63, and BD-HDS65. All three models can play Blu-ray 3D discs and support recording on BDX[...]
Sharp Announces Three New AQUOS Blu-ray Recorders
Sharp Announces Three New AQUOS Blu-ray RecordersSharp Announces Three New AQUOS Blu-ray RecordersSharp Announces Three New AQUOS Blu-ray RecordersSharp Announces Three New AQUOS Blu-ray Recorders

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Mitsubishi new DVR will toast your Blu-Ray at 8x.

Sold with either 1TB or 500GB of internal Storage, Mitsubishi latest “Real Blu-Ray” video recorders comes with with a 8x Blu-Ray Recorder, 2 Ground Digital TV Tuner and the support of acTVila Japanese VOD Service. Like any other DVR, o[...]
Mitsubishi new DVR will toast your Blu-Ray at 8x.
Mitsubishi new DVR will toast your Blu-Ray at 8x.

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Olympus new 11mm thin thick PCM Record shipping next month

Olympus is adding 2 new MP3 & PCM Recorded to its catalog with the V-75 and V85. Available in a slim body of only 11mm thin and with a total weight of 51g, our new digital voice recorder can record in PCM, WMA, MP3, as well as offe[...]
Olympus new 11mm thin thick PCM Record shipping next month
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TEAC new AD-800 CD Recorder also includes a Cassette deck and USB port.

I know, I know purchasing a Cassette Deck audio recorder in 2010 may sound weird, but you will be surprised how many people are still using cassette tapes across the world… Indeed these old goodies are less susceptible to dust and dirt[...]
TEAC new AD-800 CD Recorder also includes a Cassette deck and USB port.
TEAC new AD-800 CD Recorder also includes a Cassette deck and USB port.TEAC new AD-800 CD Recorder also includes a Cassette deck and USB port.TEAC new AD-800 CD Recorder also includes a Cassette deck and USB port.

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D-TR1, Toshiba’s latest Digital TV Tuner with USB HDD recording

Japan has not yet officially jumped into the Digital area and while we still have 9 months left before being unable to watch analog programs on TV, there are apparently a lot of people who still own a non Digital Capable TV. And appare[...]
D-TR1, Toshiba’s latest Digital TV Tuner with USB HDD recording
D-TR1, Toshiba’s latest Digital TV Tuner with USB HDD recordingD-TR1, Toshiba’s latest Digital TV Tuner with USB HDD recordingD-TR1, Toshiba’s latest Digital TV Tuner with USB HDD recording

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Novac new LP and Cassette tape player will let you save your tune digitally

Here you are, yet, another LP player, the NV-CR001U, capable to let you “rip” digitally your hold records directly to your PC, however, this new model from Novac, includes a Cassette Tape player that will also let you “rip” your tune t[...]
Novac new LP and Cassette tape player will let you save your tune digitally
Novac new LP and Cassette tape player will let you save your tune digitally

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I-O Data Portable 6x Blu-Ray burner will finally soon be available!

Early December 2009, I-O Data announced the BRP-US6, a 6x capable BD-R single layer external burner (4x dual Layer) and was supposed launch this beast a couple of weeks later in Japan, however for some reasons unknown to us, I-O Data p[...]
I-O Data Portable 6x Blu-Ray burner will finally soon be available!
I-O Data Portable 6x Blu-Ray burner will finally soon be available!

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Sanyo new 6 Mics pocket PCM recorder lets you capture all the sound.

Apparently 2 Mics does not seem enough for Sanyo and they just announced in Japan their shiny new ICR-PS605RM Xacti sound recorder, a MP3 and PCM recorder with W-XY Mic type configuration and capable of recording in 96kHz/24bit and 400[...]
Sanyo new 6 Mics pocket PCM recorder lets you capture all the sound.
Sanyo new 6 Mics pocket PCM recorder lets you capture all the sound.

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Toshiba adds 2-entry level DVD and VHS recorder to its line-up in Japan

Here you are the D-W255K, a DVD VHS recorder combo with 250GB of internal HDD including as well a digital TV Tuner for HD Recording, DLNA with USB HDD Network, SKYPerfectTV support and sold at around 60 000 Yen. If you are just interes[...]
Toshiba adds 2-entry level DVD and VHS recorder to its line-up in Japan
Toshiba adds 2-entry level DVD and VHS recorder to its line-up in JapanToshiba adds 2-entry level DVD and VHS recorder to its line-up in JapanToshiba adds 2-entry level DVD and VHS recorder to its line-up in Japan

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Sony introduces 4 new Bravia Blu-Ray recorders in Japan

In prevision of the up-coming 2010 FIFA World Cup (Can I just underline that I hate soccer?) Sony just unleashes upon us 4 new Digital Blu-Ray recoder with the BDZ-RX105 (2 Digital TV Tuner and 1TB of internal HDD), the BDZ-RX55 (2 Dig[...]
Sony introduces 4 new Bravia Blu-Ray recorders in Japan
Sony introduces 4 new Bravia Blu-Ray recorders in JapanSony introduces 4 new Bravia Blu-Ray recorders in JapanSony introduces 4 new Bravia Blu-Ray recorders in JapanSony introduces 4 new Bravia Blu-Ray recorders in JapanSony introduces 4 new Bravia Blu-Ray recorders in Japan

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Novac new “Record to Digital” get a facelift.

Novac LD disc player with USB port allowing you to digitally record your discs into Mp3 via your PC received yesterday in Japan a new facelift with this time a less “Cheap” design with a wooden style body. Beside this change nothing much new here.
Novac new “Record to Digital” get a facelift.
Novac new “Record to Digital” get a facelift.Novac new “Record to Digital” get a facelift.

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[Hands-On] Sanyo new Xacti PCM Voice Recorder

If until Today the Xacti Brand was only carrying camcorders, Sanyo decided that it was time to give to the Xacti product line-up another kind of product by bringing Hi-Quality PCM and Mp3 Voice Recorder with two models the ICR-XPS03MF [...]
[Hands-On] Sanyo new Xacti PCM Voice Recorder
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Japan to finally get its TV Tuner and Video Recoding PS3 module after all

While European PS3 owners are enjoying the possibility to record digital TV programs directly from the comfort of their PS3, we in Japan had to wait until today. Thanks to Sony “Torne” kit sold separately or bundle with a 250GB PS3 sli[...]
Japan to finally get its TV Tuner and Video Recoding PS3 module after all
Japan to finally get its TV Tuner and Video Recoding PS3 module after all

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Toshiba announces its Blu-Ray Disc Recorder Vardia in Japan

Not one but actually 4 new Blu-Ray capable Vardia thingy are coming out from Toshiba in Japan, with the SD-BD1K Blu-Ray player, the D-B1005K (1TB) and D-B305K (320GB) Blu-Ray disc recorder and finally the D-BW1005K with its Blu-Ray Rec[...]
Toshiba announces its Blu-Ray Disc Recorder Vardia in Japan
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Yamaha launches 2 new PCM record in Japan

Dedicated for a more “musical” dedicated usage, Yamaha’s latest PCM recorder (24bit/96kHz) are available in 2 different flavors with the : Pocketrak W24 and its X-Y type stereo mic, and remote control, capable to record in both CPM and[...]
Yamaha launches 2 new PCM record in Japan
Yamaha launches 2 new PCM record in JapanYamaha launches 2 new PCM record in JapanYamaha launches 2 new PCM record in JapanYamaha launches 2 new PCM record in Japan

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Buffalo Japan pimp its External HDD for a better harmony with your interior

The HD-AVU2 series is basically your average USB 2.0 external HDD, available in 500Gb, 1TB, 1.5TB and 2TB, our new enclosure features a new and stylish black finish body in order to match your home theater setting. Finally Buffalo was [...]
Buffalo Japan pimp its External HDD for a better harmony with your interior
Buffalo Japan pimp its External HDD for a better harmony with your interior

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Olympus Voice Recorder PJ-10 does it all !

Well almost, but anyway, Olympus’ latest voice recorder a.k.a PJ-10, which will be sold in Japan next January at around 20 000 Yen, is your average 2GB voice recorder (MP3 and WMA) offering a WMA up to 135h of voice recording in [...]
Olympus Voice Recorder PJ-10 does it all !
Olympus Voice Recorder PJ-10 does it all !Olympus Voice Recorder PJ-10 does it all !Olympus Voice Recorder PJ-10 does it all !Olympus Voice Recorder PJ-10 does it all !

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I-O Data’s new ultra Slim External Blu-Ray burner is just so cute

I am seriously considering to get one of I-O Data’s latest USB 2.0 ultra-slim Blu-Ray burner because our baby is not only capable to burning BD-R (1 layer) disc at 6x and 4x for Two layers one, but it is also an extremely well de[...]
I-O Data’s new ultra Slim External Blu-Ray burner is just so cute

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Samsung’s new Voice Recorder is smarter than you !

Samsung’s new IC recorder, the VX1, is a so-called “Smart Voice Recorder”. With its tiny 1.1” color LCD, its luxurious metallic rear panel and sleek ergonomic design, the VX1 features NR technology (Noise Reduction) to better record yo[...]
Samsung’s new Voice Recorder is smarter than you !
Samsung’s new Voice Recorder is smarter than you !Samsung’s new Voice Recorder is smarter than you !Samsung’s new Voice Recorder is smarter than you !Samsung’s new Voice Recorder is smarter than you !

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