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Old Mar 24, 2002, 07:45 AM
coley coley is offline
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Default what plays laserdiscs???

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just seen a couple of films i really want on ebay for auction.sadly they are on laserdisc and i dont have a player!!will my dvd player play laserdiscs?and what is the quality of a laserdisc-eg vhs/svhs/svcd/vcd/dvd comparable?
Old Mar 24, 2002, 08:11 AM
celtic_druid celtic_druid is offline
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A laserdisc player plays laserdiscs.. They are the size of records, so there is no way that your DVD player will play them.
Old Mar 24, 2002, 11:19 AM
ragingdevil ragingdevil is offline
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Exactly what celtic_druid said. The size of LP records (big). Needs a laser disc machine to play them. Quality of film is like better than VCD/VHS, probably on par or slightly less than SVCD/DVD.

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