Is my internal blu ray drive region free or region specific? Tags: DVD Drives Amazon Blu-ray Storage Last response: January 3, 2012 12:21 AM in Storage Share metalmidget March 13, 2011 1:47:17 PM hello, i wanna buy the american version of Avatar ( 'cuz it's cool) from amazon.com to be specific: it's the 'Three-Disc Extended Collector's Edition + BD-Live' now here's my problem: The bluray is region 1 ( so U.S. and canada only) i bought my internal bluray reader on amazon.co.uk --> samsung SH-B123 but i live in Belgium, Europe So does anyone know if the bluray will work on my (selfbuild) pc ??? More about : internal blu ray drive region free region specific sminlal a c 415 G Storage March 13, 2011 6:36:51 PM According to this Wikipedia article, Blu Ray drives do not enforce region coding in the drive's firmware as is done with DVD's. Region coding is done by the player software. So I guess it depends on what you're using as a player. ram911 January 3, 2012 12:21:07 AM My external ASUS blu ray player burner requires you to select the region you want the player to be. You are allowed to change it up to 5 times. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Are Blu-Ray Drives region free? Forum region locked blu ray Forum Setting Blu-Ray Player region? Forum Solvedregion-free optical drive that can burn and play Forum Region Free DVD Drive Forum Solvedconnecting internal blu ray drive externally Forum Best blu-ray drive internal or external? Forum Solvedneed advice for a internal blu ray drive Forum Multi regional Blu ray player? Forum Looking for a Internal Slim Blu Ray Drive with 3D support... Forum Internal Blu Ray drive Forum Why is it so hard to find an eBay seller willing to sell a Blu Ray PC Drive for $30 (Including Shipping/Free Shipping)? Forum Question about Internal Blu-ray Drives / Burners Forum Blu ray drive free software Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !