said by StatGuy :
Um..check your math.
You simply don't understand. When H.270 comes out, a 5GB video will give you about 2.5 GB of extra disk space. This way, if you convert enough video's to H.270, a person with a 500 GB HDD, if they convert 10,000 videos, they'll end up with a 3 TB drive.
Technology is getting insane man...INSANE!--
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