I don't know why you refuse to accept that 25,000 have been shipped...
I will keep this simple... Show me one, just one source stating 25,000 units have shipped or at least, where are you pulling this number from?
No HDMI on the base model...
I only joined this board to ensure that correct information prevails. I'm sorry if my corrections are seen as an attack, but they aren't.
What are you, an HD super hero? How about starting by providing correct information; regardless, if it plays in your HD-DVD favor or not.