Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
AT&T Partners With Chernin In Video Venture
Pioneer BDP-170 Blu-ray Disc Player Comes With Wi-Fi, Miracast And Youtube Connectivity
LG's G Watch is Water Resistant
Micron Releases New Solid State Drive For Data Centers
Toshiba Joins GLOBALSOLUTIONS Ecosystem
Apple Is Eyes The Electronic Payments Market
G.Skill Launches 32GB DDR3L-2133 1.35V SO-DIMM Memory Kit
Apple Makes Progress on Reducing Environmental Impact
Active Discussions
help questions structure DVDR
Made video, won't play back easily
Questions durability monitor LCD
Questions fungus CD/DVD Media, Some expert engineer in optical media can help me?
CD, DVD and Blu-ray burning for Android in development
IBM supercharges Power servers with graphics chips
Werner Vogels: four cloud computing trends for 2014
Video editing software.
 Home > News > Optical Storage > First D...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Monday, December 05, 2005
First Dual-layer BD-ROM Samples Available in Late December


Panasonic said that it will deliver the first samples of dual-layer (50GB) read-only Blu-Ray discs (BD-ROM) by the end of the month. The discs will be manufactured in the company's facilities in Torrance City, California.

At the same US-based plant, the company reportedly released samples of a single-layer BD-ROM (25GB) disc last April, and currently the line is capable of starting mass production of single layer BD-ROMs. The dual layer BD-ROM product line has been opearating since November.

Panasonic claims that it evaluated a low-cost technology to apply (bond) the protective (cover) layer on the new BD-ROM media, based on the UV resin spin-coating methodology. After sputtering, a UV resin is applied on the spinning disc, and then the disc is exposed to UV radiation.

The applied spin-coating technologies, Panasonic's UV curable resins, the small cycle times for each disc combined with the overall low cost allows Panasonic to expect fast transition to mass production.


Previous
Next
Fox Sees Blu-ray DVDs Gaining Edge        All News        MSI Introduces New Integrated Graphics Platform
Fox Sees Blu-ray DVDs Gaining Edge     Optical Storage News      Some Comments on the Next Generation DVD Formats

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Pioneer BDP-170 Blu-ray Disc Player Comes With Wi-Fi, Miracast And Youtube Connectivity
Sony And Panasonic Create New "Archival Disc" 300GB Optical Disc Standard
DVD And Blu-ray Discs Remain Preferred Sources of Video Content
TOSHIBA 2014 Symbio Streaming And Disc Players Coming in Q1
Samsung Says 4K Content Will Be Distributed In 125GB Blu-ray Disks
Blu-ray Closes Gap with DVD in Revenue Generation for Video Releases
Studios Target Audiophiles With Re-mastered Pure Audio Blu-Ray Releases
Sony and Panasonic To Jointly Develop 300GB Blue Laser-based Discs
New Sony BD Players Boot Up In three Seconds
Ritek Blu-ray M-Disc Available In August
New Blu-ray Disc Player With Surround System By Pioneer
Panasonic Announces Pricing Of 2013 Blu-ray Disc Player Lineup

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .