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A, to me, strange Japanese website reports about the Sony CRX200E drive that is capable of writing the earlier reported 1.3GB DDCD (Double Density Compact Disc), these guys bought one, and also made...
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You forgot to mention the price: 28,800 - 29,800 Yen (232 - 240 U$) for the writer, 598 Yen (5 U$) for the CD-RW and 298 Yen (2.4 U$) for the CD-R media. Remember, these prices are in Japan, expect to pay alot more when it arrives here.
I just checked prices in Japan and the difference isn’t that much. A Plex 16x costs about 26.000 Yen at Http: //www.twotop.co.jp/ the same store those guys bought their Sony DD-RW. So expect to pay around 310 U$ for the Sony when it arrives here.
I couldnt understand a word of the translation… It gave me a headache… You could of summed it up by saying: Expensive drive!
Expensive ??? The first one I bought was a 2x4 costing almost 1.000 U$, CDRs costed 10 U$