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If the PS3, Nextbox, and PS4 use Blu-Ray...does that mean Sony gets more cash

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3 years ago#1
Would MS be paying Sony to use Blu-Ray and making money off their games sales since they own Blu-Ray?
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3 years ago#2
In an indirect way, yes.
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3 years ago#3
Doubtful since Sony doesn't own Blu-Ray
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3 years ago#4
This could float all in the same boat as Sony paying Microsoft to put Windows 7/8 in their VAIO laptops.

Just because they are at competition in some slight section of their business practices that they don't work with each others in other forms.
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3 years ago#5
IBringIt posted...
Doubtful since Sony doesn't own Blu-Ray


Sony is one of the companies that do own it so i guess they would get paid some kind of way think
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3 years ago#6
was/is ms still paying sony for dvd?
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3 years ago#7
From: Stevetrop | #004
This could float all in the same boat as Sony paying Microsoft to put Windows 7/8 in their VAIO laptops.

Just because they are at competition in some slight section of their business practices that they don't work with each others in other forms.


Exactly....
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3 years ago#8
From: chiefofsb78 | #005
IBringIt posted...
Doubtful since Sony doesn't own Blu-Ray


Sony is one of the companies that do own it so i guess they would get paid some kind of way think


Sony has patents (the most) in the concept design of a Blu-ray Disc, so yes. Sony makes a small profit off of every disc produced.
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3 years ago#9
Stevetrop posted...
This could float all in the same boat as Sony paying Microsoft to put Windows 7/8 in their VAIO laptops.

Just because they are at competition in some slight section of their business practices that they don't work with each others in other forms.


This guy gets it! Just like skype is on the vita though microsoft owns them.
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