Aging and older DVD media scans

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#963

Media: noname rated at 4x
MID: LEADDATA01
Recorder: NEC ND-2500A
Recording speed: unknown
Recorded: 2004
Scanned 2017

I remember those disc were problematic in 2004 - not every drive would read them. Some delamination started to form on the inner edges of the disc.


#964

Twister 4x DVD-R (TAROKO-MX4), burned 10 years ago.


#965

www.nc-webshop.de 4x DVD+R (DT-D02 02), burned in 5/2008.

initial scan


#966

Media: Memorex DVD+R
MID: CMC MAG M01
Recorder: NEC ND-2510A
Recording speed: 4x
Recorded: 2006
Scanned 2017
Stored inside DVD wallet


#967

Princo DVD-R x1-x4
Slim LiteOn SSM-85H5S recording in the area around 2007r.


#968

All scans are from 2017?


#969

"Tester_1
All scans are from 2017?

All tests done yesterday.


#970

So we can only guess how good the media was directly after the burn?


#971

Writer: LG GH24NSB0
Media: Verbatim DVD-R 16x, Stamper: ZE5202-DVR-J47F4
MID: MCC 03RG20
Recording speed: 8x
Burn date: 26.11.2014
Scan date: 08.11.2017


#972

Writer: Pioneer DVR-111
Media: Verbatim DVD+R 16x
MID MCC004
Burnt: 2006
Scanned: 12.12.2017
Probably not a best scanner, sorry about that.


#973

Writer: Pioneer DVR-111
Media: Digidata DVD-R 16x
MID: SONY16D1
Burnt: 2007
Scanned: 12.12.2017


#974

Platinum 8x DVD+R / RICOHJPN R02
Manufactured by Ritek in 10/2004

Burned 13 years ago with LiteOn LDW-451S @4x

Disc 1

Disc2


#975

Platinum 8x DVD+R / CMC MAG E01
Manufactured in 03/2006

Burned 11 years ago with LG GSA-4163B @8x


#976

Today you will have a hard time to get media which is better directly after burn


#977

Sierra 8x DVD-R / DAXON008S

Burned 12 years ago

The PIF clusters are big scratches


#978

Writer: NEC AD-3530A
Firmware ?
Media: Octron DVD-R 8x
MID: (RITEKG05)
Burn Speed: 8x
Software: ?
Burned 2006
Scanned 2018

Yep, it G05 :wink:


#979

Commax 8x DVD+R - burned 7 days ago and already showing possible signs of data degradation.
initial scan


#980

Commax 8x DVD+R - burned 18 days ago. No signs of aging.
initial scan


#981

Grundig 1-16x DVD+R burned more than 4,5 years ago.
initial scan


#982

Emtec Gold 4x DVD-R, burned more than 4,5 years ago.
initial scan