Dvr-a08

vbimport

#1

Wonder if anyone picked the news, if so, sorry to multi-post

http://www.digit-life.com/news.html?106660#106660

Recording DVD-R 16x (ZoneCLV), 12x (ZoneCLV), 8x (ZoneCLV), 6x, 4x, 2x, 1x
DVD-RW 4x, 2x, 1x
DVD+R 16x (ZoneCLV) 12x (ZoneCLV), 8x (ZoneCLV) 6x, 4x, 2.4x
DVD+RW 4x, 2.4x
DVD+R DL 4x, 2.4x
CD-R 32x (ZoneCLV), 24x (ZoneCLV), 16x, 10x, 4x
CD-RW 24x (ZoneCLV), 20x (ZoneCLV), 16x, 10x, 4x

Wow, 16x16 with a 4x DL +R speed :rolleyes:

Edit: Ah, didn’t see the sticky on CDRLabs


#2

http://www.cdrlabs.com/phpBB/viewtopic.php?t=17045

The ultimate speed for DVD recordables. All other companies are going to release 16x drives unless they want out of the market entirely, so the A08 specification is nothing surprising. A08 will become available for about US$150 in Tokyo maybe from next week but it will soon fall to about US$100.


#3

http://www.watch.impress.co.jp/akiba/hotline/20040717/etc_a08pre.html

http://www.pioneer.co.jp/press/release451-j.html

http://buffalo.melcoinc.co.jp/products/catalog/item/d/dvm-rd16fb/
http://buffalo.melcoinc.co.jp/products/catalog/item/d/dvm-rd16u2/

http://pc.watch.impress.co.jp/docs/2004/0715/dvddl.htm