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Old 07-21-2004, 07:35 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I noticed that they are FINALY introducing dual layer (9GB) DVD burners. What type of media do these drives take? Sony has a 2.4x DL DVD Burner but I can't seem to figure out if it takes a special type of DVD to burn 9GB. Anyways, if you know something, post it

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Old 07-21-2004, 07:38 PM   #2 (permalink)
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you have to have special media

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Old 07-21-2004, 07:48 PM   #3 (permalink)
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you need to have a dual layer dvd (dvd+r9)

i would wait a while

right now, speed are at 2.4x

they should be at 4x in the fall

and 8x by february
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Old 07-22-2004, 02:57 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Originally posted by f1fanatic
My golfing buddy just bought a pack of dual layer dvdr disc and it was almost 120 bucks.
f1fanatic which website or store did he buy it from and how many did he get for $120?
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Old 07-22-2004, 03:29 AM   #6 (permalink)
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yea there are like $159 over here in australia.
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Old 07-22-2004, 03:36 AM   #7 (permalink)
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Whoa! :amazed: no kidding, that's ridiculous. btw i think 8.5 GB only equals about 8GB of real storage because DVD9 is supposed to be only 8GB I'm sure.

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