Blu-ray Prices Are Dropping, Shows Product IndexBlu-ray index decreased just 12 percent over all of Q3 2008. Price decrease may be bad sign for format.
The average price of Blu-ray players has dropped 8 percent in the first two weeks of September, according to the latest Manufactured Product Indices from PriceSCAN.
The price index for Blu-ray players fell just 12 percent over all of Q3 2008, according to the company. The PriceSCAN Blu-ray player index is a price-weighted index comprised of the average retail price of Blu-ray players.
The numbers in the graph below represent the price index for September 8-12, 2008.
It was reported in July that Blu-ray player price cuts could be on the horizon.
Sony, according to the report, will drop the price of its BDP-S350 Blu-ray player by $100 to $299.Click here to continue.