Saturday, July 04, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
U.S. In 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
Sharp Plans to Release Transparent LCDs
ARCHOS Unveils the ARCHOS 50d Helium
July 29 Won't Be The Day You'll Get Your Windows 10 Upgrade
Windows 7 Remains The Leading Operating System
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 > Panason...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Monday, June 26, 2000
Panasonic announces volume shipping of 4.7GB DVD-RAM Drives and Media


"..Panasonic announced at PC Expo today that it will begin volume shipments of next-generation 4.7GB DVD-RAM drives and media in July. Priced about the same as Panasonic's first-generation 2.6GB/5.2GB DVD-RAM drives and media, the 4.7GB format combines the ease of use and random access of a hard drive with new enabling features that enhance the drive's value and versatility:

- A capacity of 4.7GB on a single side -- stores 2-hour theater-quality videos and matches the capacity of the DVD-ROM standard
- The availability of media in the more familiar bare disc format
- New cross-device playback options -- DVD-ROM drives, DVD players, and DVD recorders
- Faster transfer rate -- 22.16MB/sec
- A storage cost of .005 cents/MB, compared to 2.3 cents for a hard drive

Price, Availability
Panasonic Industrial Company's 4.7GB OEM DVD-RAM drive is available as an internal drive with a SCSI-2 interface (model LF-D291N) or with an ATAPI interface (model LF-D211N). The Panasonic-branded internal drive, model LF-D201U, is available from Panasonic Document Imaging Company (PDIC) and has an MSRP of $549. DVD-RAM media, which is marketed under the Panasonic brand name, is available from several other leading manufacturers. The double-sided 9.4GB cartridge has an MSRP of $44.95. The 4.7GB single-sided media has an MSRP of $29.95. The 4.7GB bare disc DVD-RAM media has an MSRP of $24.95 and can be played back on the latest Panasonic DVD-ROM drives, as well as Panasonic's new DVD Player and DVD Recorder..."



Previous
Next
ECI to Provide Pay-For-Support for any CD Recorder        All News        ECI to Provide Pay-For-Support for any CD Recorder
ECI to Provide Pay-For-Support for any CD Recorder     Optical Storage News      ECI to Provide Pay-For-Support for any CD Recorder

Source Link Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Panasonic Reports Profit
Panasonic Introduces the Wearable POV Action-cam HX-A1
Panasonic to Share Intellectual Property to Boost Internet of Things
Panasonic Unveiled Data Storage Backup Unit at OCP 2015
MWC: Panasonic Nubo Monitoring Camera Has 4G Connectivity
Panasonic Showcases VR Headset, Produces World's Largest Aspheric Lens
Panasonic Reports Third Quarter Dip
Panasonic LUMIX GF7 Camera Marries Selfie Functions with Classic Style
Panasonic Showcases 8K Display For B2B
Panasonic Showcases Next Generation Blu-ray Disc Player at CES 2015
Panasonic at CES 2015
Panasonic Expands Toughbook H2 Battery Recall in The United States

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 .