Blu–Ray drive set for Xbox 360

It's been a good few months since the web was buzzing with news about Blu–Ray coming to the Xbox 360. And now, in spite of denials by suits in h

CVG is reporting that that Toshiba and Samsung have won a contract to build an external drive, just like the HD–DVD one which you could snag until Tosh's hi–def company went belly up earlier this year.

Cost–wise, we're looking at about $150 in the US, so expect it cost around £100 here in the UK. Microsoft could even announce the new addition for Christmas, although our money's on it being shown off at the big gadget showdown at CES next January.

As ever, stay tuned for more news as we get it.


Blu–Ray drive for Xbox 360

Price: £TBA

On sale: TBA

Contact: Xbox