Monday, July 06, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Samsung's s 2TB 850 PRO SSDs Are Rolling Out Globally
JDI Touts Energy Efficient Reflective Display
LG Display Launches Slimmer LCD Panels with Advanced In-Cell Touch Technology for Notebook PCs
Minecraft Windows 10 Edition Beta Revealed
U.S. Is Running out Of IP Addresses
Uber Suspends UberPOP in France
Casio To Enter The Smartwatch Market
GELID Has A new Low-profile CPU Cooler for Intel LGA115x
Active Discussions
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
How to burn a backup copy of The Frozen Throne
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
 Home > News > Optical Storage > Verbati...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, January 07, 2009
Verbatim Highlights Blu-Ray Media Line at Macworld


Verbatim has extended its supp

In addition to the 2X and 4X BD recordable (BD-R), 2X BD rewritable (BD-RE), 2X and 4X Inkjet printable BD-R and Mini BD-R/BD-RE media, which are available now, Verbatim will showcase five new BD products. Scheduled to begin shipping in the first half of 2009, the new products include 2X BD-R Thermal Hub-printable discs and 6X BD-R discs as well as 2X and 6X Single-sided Dual-layer (DL) BD-R discs. Verbatim 2X BD-R LTH TYPE discs are also scheduled to launch soon.

The market for BD blank media is being driven by the growing demand for BD hardware. JRIA predicts that worldwide, shipments of blue-laser discs will increase from an estimated 20 millions units in 2008 and will grow to 64 millions in 2009, 152 million in 2010 and 279 million by 2011.

Available Now

Verbatim 25GB 2X and 4X BD-R Media -- With Verbatim?s 4x BD-R media, users can record an entire disc in approximately 23 min.

Verbatim 2X and 4X Inkjet-printable BD-R Media.

Verbatim 7.5GB Mini BD-R/RE Discs -- Measuring three inches (8cm) in diameter, the Mini BD-R/RE discs will combine with a BD-compatible camcorder to provide approximately one hour of continuous video capture time on a single side when high-definition (1920?1080i) is used.

Scheduled to Ship the First Half of 2009

2X BD-R Thermal Hub-printable discs ? Offering for full-surface, edge-to-edge printing, Verbatim?s thermal-printable BD discs feature a surface that is optimized for thermal printing resulting in superb high-resolution reproduction of graphics, text and logos.

Verbatim 2X and 6X Single-sided Double-layer (DL) BD-R Discs -- With two recording layers on a single side, users can enjoy seamless recording of up to 50GB or about 4 hours of HD-quality video on a single disc without having to flip or change the disc.

Verbatim 25GB BD-R LTH Type Discs -- Leveraging its many years of success in developing organic AZO dye for CD-R and DVD-R media, Mitsubishi Kagaku Media Co., Ltd (MKM), Verbatim?s parent company, developed a new AZO dye for the BD-R LTH TYPE. MKM was the first to release BD-R LTH TYPE media in Japan and Verbatim will make its launch to the US market in Q1/2009.

Unlike current BD-R discs, in which the inorganic recording layer is made by the sputtering process and requires a huge investment to increase the production capacity and meet growing market demands, the organic recording layer for BD-R LTH TYPE media can be applied using the same dye spin coating process as CD-R or DVD-R media. As a result, Verbatim will be able to begin mass production of its BD-R LTH TYPE by modifying existing CD-R or DVD-R production lines. With the investment in BD-R LTH TYPE production less than current BD-R production, Verbatim believes that technology will break down the barrier to entry into BD production and expects many CD/DVD manufacturers will be joining the BD world.

Verbatim/MKM is a contributing member of the Blu-ray Disc Association (BDA).


Previous
Next
New SDXC Memory Cards Provide up to 2TB of Storage        All News        Asus Launches New Range Of GeForce GTX 295 & GTX 285 Graphics Cards
Sony Introduces Two DVDIRECT Writer Models     Optical Storage News      Walt Disney Studios Announces New Blu-ray Options

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Blu-ray Disc Association Completes Ultra HD Blu-ray Specification
DIGISTOR Releases New Professional Grade Blu-ray Recordable Media
Blu-ray Players Could Install Malware
Verbatim-MKM To Manufacture And Sell Archival-Grade M-Discs
4K Blu-ray Gets a Name: Ultra HD Blu-ray
Sony Unveils New Line of Blu-ray Disc Players
Panasonic Showcases Next Generation Blu-ray Disc Player at CES 2015
Blu-ray Movie Discs Used As Templates For Improving Solar Cell Performance
Pioneer Introduces New High-end Blu-ray Players At CEDIA
Blu-ray Discs For 4K Content And 4K Players Coming Next Year
New BD-DSD Blu-ray Disc Standard Allows Storing 200GB Of Data Per Disc
Optical Disc Sales Down

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .