Monday, November 24, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Regin Trojan Enables Stealthy Surveillance: Symantec
ASTC Says 100 TB HDDs Coming in 2025
Alienware Alpha PC Gaming Console Now Shipping
Samsung Files ITC Complaint Against Nvidia
Europe To Ask Google Unlink Its Commercial And Search Services
Streaming TV Service Aereo Files for Bankruptcy
Square Launches Cash Register Service
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare is the Biggest Entertainment Launch of 2014
Active Discussions
cdrw trouble
CDR for car Sat Nav
DVD/DL for Optiarc 7191S at 8X
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
Made video, won't play back easily
New Features In Firefox 33
updated tests for dvd and cd burners
How to generate lots of different CDs quickly
 Home > News > Optical Storage > Panason...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, June 18, 2008
Panasonic Introduces World's First 6x BD-R Media


Panasonic has developed the world's first Write-Once Blu-ray Discs (BD-R) supporting the 6X writing speed. The new discs will be available in Japan with both 25GB and 50GB capacities in July.

Panasonic, which introduced the world's first dual-layer 1X BD-RE Blu-ray Disc in 2004, 2X BD-R/RE Discs in 2006, and 4X BD-R Disc in 2007, is now launching the world's first 6X BD-R to meet consumer demand to write and read large amounts of data at a higher speed. The new 6X discs have a maximum data transfer speed of 216Mbps, which is 20% faster than that of 16X DVD-R discs.

The Blu-ray Disc Association aproved the BD-R recording specifications for 6x in March (Blu-ray Disc Recordable Format Ver.1.3).



The new discs have a wide power margin at any writing speeds from 1X to 6X. This enables high-quality recording, even if the drive's laser power fluctuates, resulting in greater overall drive compatibility.

Panasonic's adoption of newly-developed disc technology produces well-balanced discs with precise signal grooves. This improves servo characteristics and enables the laser beam to focus to the right position even when the disc is rotating fast while writing at 6X.

Panasonic plans to release its first Blu-ray disc drives compatible with 6X write-once Blu-ray discs by the end of September 2008. S.Korean is already offerign 6x BD drives for PCs, which feature reading and writing speeds of 6x. The latest models are the BE06, GBC-H20L and GBW-H20L.

Specifications



Previous
Next
Firefox 3.0 To Set Download Record        All News        Sony Ericsson C905 Cybershot Comes With 8 Megapixel Camera
Japan to Levy Royalty Fees on Blu-ray     Optical Storage News      Nero Offers Free PC File Protection System With Nero 8

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Panasonic Expands Toughbook H2 Battery Recall in The United States
Panasonic Raises Profit Outlook
Panasonic AX800 4K ULTRA HD TVs Update Adds Compatibility With Netflix 4K Streaming
Panasonic Introduces Rugged 7-inch Android Tablet
Panasonic to Start Licensing Unified IP Core for HD-PLC
Panasonic to Offload Sanyo's North America TV Business
Panasonic Develops 85-inch 4k Touch Screen, Showcases New HEVC LSI
Panasonic Commercializes Pin-Shaped Lithium Ion Battery For Wearables
Panasonic To Close DVD-player Factory In Slovakia
Panasonic and Leica Expand Partnership Agreement
Panasonic Reveals The Lumix DMC-LX100, Lumix DMC-GM5 Cameras And the DMC-CM1 Smartphone
Panasonic Showcases Optimized Workflow at IBC 2014

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 .