Originally Posted by HTMan34
It all comes down to money between DTS/Dolby and movie studios. All 3 codecs are basically the same, very little differences, except for space saving, like you said, but I for one really have no need for even more extras, since I do not like the ones that are already contained on BD's. The space argument will go away soon when larger capacity discs become available.
Seems to me that the savings in bit-rate with lossless compression vs. LPCM is the only real advantage. I don't see disc capacity as a big deal (I have little use for the "extras"). With fewer bits taken by the audio tracks you should have more to allocate to the video.
1) JVC DLA-X750, Yamaha CX-A5100, Outlaw Audio 7900 & 7700, Oppo UDP-203, Roku 4, Sony HAP-Z1ES
2) Sony XBR-75Z9D, Yamaha RX-A3070, 2xOutlaw Audio 2200s, Oppo UDP-203, Roku Ultra, Sony HAP-Z1ES
3) Sharp LC-70UH30U, Yamaha RX-A2050, Oppo BDP-103, Roku 4