At the IFA conference Toshiba announced the HD-EP30 and HD-EP35 HD DVD players for the European market. The HD-EP30 appears to be a European version of the HD-A30 from the US market, and the HD-EP35 is a version of the HD-A35. They’re both full 1080p playback with Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD and DTS HD audio formats. The HD-EP35 adds 7.1 bitstream high audio bitrate audio and deep color output. The HD-EP30 will sell for Â£240/â‚¬400 and the HD-EP35 Â£300/â‚¬499, available in October.
The previously mentioned Venturer SHD7000 is also coming to the European market for under Â£200/â‚¬300.