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Samsung's BD-P1500 Blu-ray player
Samsung's BD-P1500 Blu-ray player

If you're looking for a Blu-ray player that won't blow your holiday shopping budget, this one from Samsung should fit the bill. No, it isn't the most feature-packed Blu-ray device on the market, but it does a decent job of playing high-definition (and regular) DVDs. It also looks good -- a sleek, minimalist box with a glossy black finish. Of course, if you're willing to hold out a while longer, analysts say Blu-ray prices will only go down.

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Last updated November 24 2008: 7:33 AM ET
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