Originally Posted by Sykes
One thing to keep in mind is that even if you are able to get a drive (when they come out), you will not be able to play HD movies at their full resolution if they are protected by HDCP because the video card in the M1710 does not support HDCP. As far as I know, most (all?) discs sold today do not require HDCP, but that doesn't mean that they won't in the future.
I dont think its decided yet if you can play...