Saving you precious moolah and delivering the best of both worlds here is the LG GGW-H10N drive. It can read both HD-DVD and Blu-Ray media but can only write on single and dual layer BD-R/RE discs and not on HD-DVD discs. Although it can write on DVD and CD-R discs. LG has termed the drive as Super Multi Blue, it connects via SATA interface.
Start saving now as the LG GGW-H10N drive will be available by end of January for $ 1200.