Originally Posted by Dare
It did take 5-6 years for DVD to overtake VHS, but the handwriting was clearly on the wall from the beginning. DVD rose sharply while VHS fell sharply, until those two lines finally met 5-6 years in. It was painfully obvious even before that point what was going on.
That mainly has to do with the fact that DVD players cant play VHS movies.
Anyways, according to the article the vast majority(probably 90%) of DVD owners dont even have upscalers. ewww.
I really dont think they are 'content' with the picture.. they just dont know any better or the price of HD content is stopping them.