bkawak at chartertn.net
Mon Nov 29 17:33:22 CST 2004
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "John Hughes"
>> Japan is region 2 like the UK, so North Americans who want to buy this
>> have to hack their DVD players - if you haven't already - to play Japanese
> I haven't, but that would surely give me the incentive to! What about the
> PAL vs NTSC difference? Once hacked, wouldn't the image have been intended
> for a different format tv screen?
You are right a multiregion player doesn't always mean your TV can handle a PAL disc. Only Philips, Cyberhome, Daewoo and Akai DVD Players will play any region DVD on ANY TV right out of the box. I would be concerned if you have an older TV many new TVs are multiformat.
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