Dealzmodo: $100 off Toshiba HD-A1 HD DVD Player Plus 3 Free HD DVDs

Amazon is offering up this HD DVD player for $400 shipped. The player was originally announced with a $500 price tag, Amazon has since knocked off $100 directly. No rebates, no BS. Also, buy 3 HD DVD movies with the purchase of the HD-A1 player and receive them for free, after mail-in-rebate. » 11/06/06 11:51am 11/06/06 11:51am

High-Def Haiku: Win a Toshiba HD-A1 HD DVD Player

We're giving away a biggie—the Toshiba HD-A1 HD-DVD Player valued at $499. To win this it is pretty simple, write up a haiku about high-definition video. A haiku is a style of poetry. It is a three-lined poem—the first line containing five syllables, the second line containing seven syllable and the third line… » 9/18/06 4:45pm 9/18/06 4:45pm

Toshiba HD-A1 HD DVD Player Reviewed (Verdict: "A Disgrace")

Reviewers at Consumer Electronics Net weren't impressed with the $500 Toshiba HD-A1 HD DVD player, calling it "a disgrace." Fan noise, crashing, a clumsy remote and slow performance doomed the first-to-market player, and the reviewer wasn't too impressed with its standard-definition DVD up-rezzing capability, either.… » 5/16/06 1:48pm 5/16/06 1:48pm