DVD+RW


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DVD+RWDigital Versatile Disc - Rewriteable (competing standard to DVD-RAM & DVD-RW)
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LSI Logic joined the Alliance for some of the key benefits the DVD+RW format provides consumers and its OEM customers, including:
Ricoh is one of the DVD+RW partners, but the next important product from its Network Office Solutions division will incorporate a DVD-RAM drive--the chief competitor to DVD+RW.
In DVD+RW mode the Ikebana DVD+RW/+R supports both random access write and sequential write (sequential write in DVD+R), while CD-R and CD-RW offers Disc At Once, Session At Once, Track At Once, Multi-Session, and Packet Write.
HP's product marketing manager for DVD+RW, told the conference that "Format compatibility is the key to solving consumer problems.
Sony's new DVD-R and DVD-RW, and DVD+RW discs will be available this November for suggested list pricing of $9.
DVD+RW media can be reliably rewritten 1,000 times and have an expected archive shelf life of 30 years.
With DVD+RW products for both PC and consumer recording now becoming available, we see new possibilities and applications in DVD recording emerging for the consumer," said Frans C.
Ricoh has been a technology leader since 1936; a pioneer in Optical Recording Media, Ricoh was the worlds first with CD-RW media and drives in 1996/97; and as a core member of the DVD+RW Alliance had the first DVD+RW media and drive products in 2001.
By combining the A-SERL technology with precision stamper and precision molding technologies during the manufacturing process, Verbatim 8x DVD+RW media provides a high level of stability during storage and playback.
The slim external DRX-S70U burner supports 8X DVD+/-R, 4X DVD+/-R DL, 8X DVD+RW, 6X DVD-RW, 5X DVD-RAM, and 24X CD-R/RW recording speeds.
Ultra DMA66 -- Random access time: 140 ms (CD-ROM), 135 ms (DVD-ROM) -- Buffer memory: 2 MB -- Buffer under-run error protection technology: Sony Power-Burn conformed -- Recording method (CD): Disc at Once, Track at Once, Session at Once, Packet Writing(DVD): Random Access Write (DVD+RW/DVD-RW/CD-RW), Sequential Write (DVD+R/+R DL/+RW, DVD-R/-RW/CD-R/RW) -- Compatible disc format: DVD-ROM, DVD-Video, DVD+R DL, DVD+RW, DVD+R, DVD-RW, DVD-R, CD-ROM, CD-DA, Video CD, Photo CD (multi-session), CD TEXT, CD Extra, and others
Dual RW drives support 4X DVD+RW recording for personal or business data backups.