Samsung's BD-UP5000 HD DVD / Blu-ray player on sale, in the wild

Rumors were swirling about Samsung's BD-UP5000 close to the beginning of this year, and after things got official, more details were leaked out and we twiddled our thumbs while dealing with a last minute delay, all is finally well -- if you can manage to locate one, that is. Yep, the time has finally come for Samsung's own HD DVD / Blu-ray player to make its mark, and a fortunate fellow over at AVSForum has already managed to snag one and snap a few pics to prove it. Of course, just about everyone and their cousin third-removed has chimed in with a flurry of questions, so be sure and check out the read link to see if your inquiries haven't already been answered.