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Apple Desktops Discussion of Apple's desktop machines including Mac Pro, iMac, Power Mac, and mini

PowerPC G5 as Media Center


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I am looking to use my PowerPC G5 (not MacPro) as a media Center. Can anyone point me to a Blu Ray Player (I don't need a burner) that I can use with this machine and actually view in HD?

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at the moment mac OS X doesn't have the capabilities to view blu ray movies. They even have the hardware available, and you can burn blu ray movies from a mac ( it think). But ironically theres no way to play them over a mac short of boot camping windows
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Thank you very much for your reply nd the information.

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