Best type of media & brands

vbimport

#1

Hi.

My mate has just go a his first computer an it has a NEC 3500AG drive and i was wondering what type of media - / + does this drive like best.

Also is this drive fussy about diffrent brands of media.

tia

Bj


#2

Try to get disc with this MIDs:
YUDEN000T02 - FUJI 8x DVD+R (Made in Japan), Plextor 8x DVD+R, others
YUDEN000T01 - Verbatim DLP Pastel (Made in Japan), others
TYG01 - Maxell 4x DVD-R (Made in Japan), others
TYG02 - Fuji 8x DVD-R (Made in Japan), others (Avoid fake ones)
RICOHJPNR01 - hmm… TDK 4x DVD+R, Traxdata 4x DVD+R, others
RICOHJPNR02 - FUJI 8x DVD+R (Made in Taiwan), others
MCC01RG20 - Verbatim 4x DVD-R (Made in Singapore(best), Made in Taiwan, Made in India)
MCC02RG20 - Verbatim 4x DVD-R (Made in Singapore(best), Made in Taiwan, Made in India)
MCC004 - Verbatim 16x DVD+R
MCC003 - Verbatim 8x DVD+R
MCC002 - Verbatim 4x DVD+R
MXL RG03 - Maxell 8x DVD-R (Made in Japan)
SONY08D1 - BenQ 8x DVD-R (Made in Japan)
MAXELL002 - Don’t know Maxell 8x maybe :wink:
TTG02 - Also don’t know :slight_smile:
PRODISC R03
RITEK G05
RITEK G04
PHILIPS C16
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#3

Thanks for the quick reply,

It looks quite even for it liking + or - , i have a 108 and it likes - type, so i wasn’t sure if his drive liked a particular type of media.

Thanks

Bj


#4

Most of the drive likes +/- even… if you use quality disc :slight_smile:


#5

Cheers :bow: :bigsmile:


#6

Not to forget the discs from Austrian Manufacturer 3A Media.
Very good discs.

http://www.3a.net/new030404/sites/3a/user_f/pdf/8_x.pdf

http://www.e314.de/bilder/store/1102100728.htm

http://www.heiko-schydlo.de/3A_Media+R_x2.4_PI-PO_test_v2.18.jpg