A high quality DVDR written at 1X is superior to a high quality CD-R written
at 52X. Be careful with generalities. Many DVDR playability issues are
unrelated to the media or writer, and are caused by the failure of old
players to recognize a DVDR disc because of obsolete firmware.
Media Sciences, Inc.
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> Sent: Thursday, December 07, 2006 10:57 AM
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> Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] The ways CD's and DVD's can fail.
> My experience has been that DVDRs are far less reliable than CDRs.
> Lots of only playing on the drive that recorded it issues. (The
> computer industry may have inadvertently created effective copy
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