At CES 2002 Apex Digital announced a new universal DVD player, the AD-7702. It features compatibility with DVD-Video, DVD-Audio, SACD, VCD, CD, CD-R, CD-RW and HDCD, and will play CD-R/RWs containing MP3 and WMA files. It will also have a Firewire output.
No pricing details available yet. Further details at the SMR Group’s CES2002 show report.