Thursday, March 22, 2018
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Google to Develop Its Own Blockchain-Related Technology
Zuckerberg Apologizes For Cambridge Analytica Scandal, Outlines Steps to Protect Users' Data
Mediatek Says There Are No Talks With Broadcom
Seagate Says Its MACH.2 Multi Actuator Technology Breaks Throughput Record, Announces HAMR Reliability Tests
New Apple Watch Bands Feature Spring Colors and Styles
European Commission Proposes Measures to Ensure Companies Pay Fair Tax in the EU
VIVE FOCUS Coming To International Markets Later This Year
Qualcomm's New Snapdragon 845 Virtual Reality Development Kit Coming In Q2
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Optical Storage > Vivasta...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Monday, April 16, 2001
Vivastar ships DVD-R 'Recorders' this summer

"...Vivasta said it will deliver a DVD-R-based DVD recording drive for the United States in the June/July time frame. The first in what is planned as a series of Vivastar-branded DVD recorders will be an internal PC DVD-R drive that will connect through a SCSI-2 interface and records at both 1x and 2x speeds. It ships in May at a $799 suggested retail. The second unit is an external drive (model RS191) that connects through a USB interface. It is slated to ship by July at an $899 suggested retail price.

The drive will record on only DVD-R (write once) media, which was developed and manufactured by Vivastar, the company said. The recorded disc will work with all DVD-ROM drives. Vivastar's DVD-R format is based on DVD Forum write-once standards, Vivastar said. The single-side media has 4.7 GB of capacity, which is good for approximately 120 minutes of video per disc. Recorded discs will be compatible with DVD video players and DVD-ROM drives, a spokesman said. Vivastar is also developing a DVD recorder that will be compatible with one or more DVD rewritable disc formats, the company said.

Next up is a second-generation "combo product" that will record on CD-R and CD-RW media as well as DVD-R and will connect directly to both PCs and TV sets. That product, which is expected to ship in the fall, will carry a $1,499 suggested retail price. Vivastar said it expects to offer some of the best-featured and most affordable DVD recording products on the market, because it makes its own raw materials and chipsets. The company plans to use both direct and two-step distribution to service retail customers..."

Verbatim to Begin Deliveries of 4.7GB DVD-R for General Use Media        All News        Plasmon Adds DVD-R Capability and Robotics Enhancements to D-Series Libraries
Verbatim to Begin Deliveries of 4.7GB DVD-R for General Use Media     Optical Storage News      Plasmon Adds DVD-R Capability and Robotics Enhancements to D-Series Libraries

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

Related News
DVD6C Lowers Royalty Fees for DVD Players
DVDFab Debuts 4K Ultra HD Copy Software
New Data Storage Method Could Boost Capacity Of Optical Storage Media
DVD Licensing Group Lowers Royoalty Fees For DVD Players and Recorders
DVD6C Licensing Group Revises Licensing Rates For DVD-ROMs
U.K. Physical Media Market To Keep Falling In Q3 2015
DVD Players, Digital Cameras Will Soon Have The Fate Of Your Old TV
Panasonic To Close DVD-player Factory In Slovakia
Optical Disc Sales Down
DVD And Blu-ray Discs Remain Popular in Britain
DVD CCA Ends Litigation with Kaleidescape
DVD Writer and Media Market Keeps Shrinking

Most Popular News
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2018 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .