These may be turbulent times at Microsoft, because after the disappearance of the HD-DVD format, many people expect the Xbox 360 to make the switch to Sony’s Blu-ray technology. Stan Glasgow, president of Sony Electronics US, had informed the media that talks were underway with Microsoft to discuss Blu-ray for the Xbox 360, but today a Microsoft spokesperson said there are no plans to bring Blu-ray to their Xbox 360. to get the console.
The spokesperson indicated that they just continue to focus on the games and not the possibilities to play movies:
- “There are no plans to introduce Blu-ray. In response to Stan Glasgow’s statement that Blu-ray is a possibility for Xbox 360, we have made no such announcement. Games are what are driving consumers to purchase game consoles and we remain focused on providing the largest library of blockbuster games available.”