Nuforce oppo extreme bdp-93 and "the regions"


Hi Goners!

Please explain to me what regions a,b,c and regions 0 to 6 mean and if there is a "universal" machine available.

I'm anxious to purchase a dvd/cd player from Oppo but want to understand these codes....Thanks to all!

Azjake
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The regions are geographical areas and are specified by the player to discourage international piracy of movies. On the older Oppo players there is a way to disable the region selection. You should be able to find this on the Oppo website-that's where I first saw it.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DVD_region_code
The new Oppo players require a hardware mod to be region free.