iTunes Video Vs. Pirated Video
Guess which wins?
One blogger compares
) the overall quality of a video purchased via the iTunes store to a pirated copy of the same program. Aside from the expected DRM difference, the iTunes copy actually shows less screen real estate of the actual program and is of a lower quality, leading the would-be customer to wonder why he isn't just pirating. It's hard enough for content providers to compete with free
-- but it's made even more difficult when the product they're offering isn't even of the same quality.