News: With HD-DVD Gone, Blu-Ray Player Pricing Goes Up

But of course. While this doesn't really come as a surprise now that HD-DVD is out of the picture, we continue to wonder why the PS3, a Blu-ray player and gaming console, manages to remain cheaper than almost all of the standalone players out there. No where is this more evident than in the fact that my father purchase a PS3 simply for the Blu-ray player.

Click through to see how standalone Blu-ray player pricing has changed over the past three months.

-via Engadget