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The BD format was developed by the Blu-ray Disc Association, a group representing makers of consumer electronics, computer hardware, and motion pictures.
Sony unveiled the first Blu-ray disc prototypes in October 2000, and the first prototype player was released in April 2003 in Japan.
In August, Toshiba and NEC announced their competing standard, Advanced Optical Disc.
In a June 28, 2007, press release, Twentieth Century Fox cited Blu-ray Disc's adoption of the BD anticopying system as key to their decision to support the Blu-ray Disc format.DVD-Video discs were limited to a maximum resolution of 480p (NTSC, 720×480 pixels) or 576p (PAL, 720×576 pixels).Besides these hardware specifications, Blu-ray is associated with a set of multimedia formats.Triple-layer discs (100 GB) and quadruple-layer discs (128 GB) are available for BD-XL re-writer drives.High-definition (HD) video may be stored on Blu-ray discs with up to 2160p resolution (3840×2160 pixels) and at up to 60 frames per second.