Random musings on all things cinematical, and otherwise, by Joe Leydon.
Tuesday, September 12, 2006
Duel of the digital titans
Steve Jobs says his dandy new iPop video dingus will allow you to download movies at a TV quality resolution of 640x480 . Which sounds pretty sweet -- until you realize that's not quite up to the level of the DVD-quality resolution of downloads promised by the rival Amazon.com service. Right now, I would have to say: Advantage, Amazon. That is, unless you want to watch those downloaded movies on anything other than a PC.