Sunday, March 01, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Crafted from Metal and Glass, Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge Are Here
MWC: SanDisk Introduces New Mobile Flash Drives, iNAND 7132 Storage Solution And 200GB microSDXC Card
MWC: New Tablets By Lenovo
Firefox OS Expands with More Partners, Devices
MWC: MediaTek Releases SoCs For Smartphones And Tablets
HP Introduces The Spectre x360 Convertible PC
Acer Unveils Windows Phone 10-ready smartphone At MWC
New ZTE Grand S3 Smartphone Offers EyeVerify Authentication
Active Discussions
Need serious help!!!!
burning
nvidia 6200 review
Hello
Burning Multimedia in track 0
I'm lazy. Please help.
sanyo e6 camera
need help on some cd burning...
 Home > News > Optical Storage > Mitsubi...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, May 21, 2009
Mitsubishi Develops World's First 6x BD-R LTH Media


Mitsubishi Chemical media Ltd. announced the development of the world's first BD-R Low-To-High (LTH) BD-R 25GB discs for 6x recording.

The LTH Type discs use an organic recording layer which allows them to be manufactured on existing CD-R or DVD-R production lines with only minor adjustments, providing a more affordable solution to high-definition video storage. The organic recording layer which is applied using the same dye spin coating process as Verbatim/MKM CD-R or DVD-R media. The spin coating process ensures a uniform thickness and a flat, smooth surface.

The use of organic dye in the recording layer causes the reflectance of the disc to change after recording from low to high (LTH). Compared to standard BD-R discs which use inorganic dye, BD-R LTH discs use a patented organic AZO layer which Mitsubishi developed by leveraging its many years of success in developing organic AZO recording layers for CD-R and DVD-R media. The organic AZO layer is also allowing for high speed burning at speeds of 6x, it is offering high sensitivity to laser light? the key requirement for optimized recording performance and control of the heat interference between consecutive recorded marks for substantially less jitter and reduced degradation of recording marks. We should note here that since the LTH discs are using an organic dye, light resistance is generally not as high as in the inorganic BD-R media. The dye also features a wide power margin to ensure quality recording on the entire disc surface.

The company claims that the new discs are also extremely durable and light resistant offering reliability and a life span equal to DVDs.

To provide added protection from scratches, fingerprints and dust particles which can cause recording and playback errors, all Verbatim BD media features a proprietary, super-hardcoat finish developed by MKM. Similar to the surface coating technology found in touch panel displays and scratch-resistant eyeglass lenses, the coating technology protects the recording layer without warping the disc.

Mitsubishi plans to start production of the new discs in the summer. At the same time, the company's 2x BD-R LTH media will appear in the worldwide market under the Verbatim brand. Drives and recorders that support 6X BD-R LTH Type will be released in the Fall.

Taiyo Yuden, Maxell and Fuji Photo Film have also announced the release of 2x BDR-LTH media this year.


Previous
Next
BitDefender Relases Free Editions of Security Solutions        All News        Australian Researchers to Create Next Generation optical Discs
Erik Deppe Releases 'Opti Drive Control' Software     Optical Storage News      Australian Researchers to Create Next Generation optical Discs

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
New MDISC 100GB Blu-ray Media Desigfned For Lifetime Data Archiving
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
Microsoft Introduces The Microsoft Health And Band
Pioneer Introduces New High-end Blu-ray Players At CEDIA
Verbatim-MKM To Sell And Promote Enter Archival-Grade M-Discs
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 .