Monday, March 27, 2017
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
HTC Says New Companies Join The Vive X Accelerator Program
New HyperX Expands FURY DDR4 Memory Lineup Supports Plug and Play Automatic Overclocking up to 2666MHz
TSMC To Start Producing A11 InFo Chips For New iPhone In April
Apple Wins Design Patent Case In China
Uber Suspends Self-driving Car Program After Arizona Acident
LG's Mobile Payment Service Coming Soon
Samsung Backs Away From Restructuring Plan, Gears Up For Galaxy S8 Release
Microsoft Delivers Telemetry-free Windows 10 To China
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 > Sony to...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, July 09, 2003
Sony to replace DVD+RW media


Sony Corp said it will replace its DVD+RW discs that were included in its DVD/CD rewriteable drive DRU-500AX and DVD/CD rewriteable drive DRX-500ULX free of charge worldwide. Sony said it will replace some 18,000 DPW47L1 discs as some of them may not be able to record information or have data read off them because the disks' memory layer may oxidize after a certain period of time.

The specific 2.4x DVD re-writable discs (DVD+RW 2.4x discs) sold by Sony Corporation, was manufactured by Ricoh. Due to oxidation of the element used in the protective layer of the disc, some discoloration in the form of black spots may appear on the disc, rendering it unable to write or read. These defects on the discs may cause "Can’t write to disc." or "Can’t read data written to disc." errors, in the recording attempts.

Some of the discs were bundled with Sony DVD+RW Rewritable Drives DRU-500A, DRU-500AX , DRX-500UL and DRX-500ULX, and other discs were sold independently. These discs are the Sony DPW47L1 and the DPW47 DVD+RW series, with the following production lot numbers, easily identified in the inner part of the disc:

V3102045B10, V3102049B10, V3102071B10, V3200093B10, V3200102B10, V3200105B10, V3200132B10 V3200222B10, V3200225B10

Customers who have the affected discs should contact Sony Customer Centre. . Each affected disc will be exchanged with a new one, free of charge. A list of the Sony distributors is available here, while the Sony Service Centers list is available here.


Previous
Next
Plextor Premium drive becomes a true backup champion with 1.03 firmware!        All News        Plextor Premium drive becomes a true backup champion with 1.03 firmware!
Plextor Premium drive becomes a true backup champion with 1.03 firmware!     Optical Storage News      Plextor Premium drive becomes a true backup champion with 1.03 firmware!

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
MWC: Sony Adds Four New Photo-centric Smartphones To X-series
Sony Unveils Pricing And Availability Of 2017 4K HDR Ultra HD TVs And Ultra HD Blu-ray Player
Sony Develops the First 3-Layer Stacked CMOS Image Sensor with DRAM for Smartphones
Sony's Profit Dropped Despite Healthy Video Game Business
Sony Broadens its Line of Laser Light Source Z-Phosphor Projectors
Sony to Book Impairment Loss of 112.1 bil. Yen In Movie Business, Due To Low Blu-ray and DVD Sales
Sony Unveils OLED TV, Visual And Audio Entertainment Products At CES
LG Display To Supply OLED Panels To Sony
Sony Audio and Video Products That Work With the Google Assistant on Google Home
Sony To Release More Mobile Phone Games In 2017, Announces Project Field Controller
Sony and SKY Perfect JSAT Demonstrated Live Simultaneous 4K-HDR and HD-SDR Broadcast
Sony to Release First PlayStation games For Smartphones Next March

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2017 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .