Robots Not Quite So Giant On HD-DVD?

{mosimage} Last week, the big news was that the Transformers home video release was big news. Especially the high-definition version, which the studios claimed sold 190,000 copies to become the best-selling HD-DVD release yet. However, today Home Media Magazine is disputing that claim, saying their own research and new studio estimates put the actual number near 115,000–meaning the initial estimate missed the mark by about 75,000 copies! They point out this also would mean Blu-Ray outsold HD-DVD overall for that week. On the bright side, they confirm the DVD grabbed the 2007 first-week sales record with 8.3 million copies sold. 

Read the original article at Home Media Magazine, or additional analysis at Hi-Def Digest. 

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