Are M DISCs reliable?
M-Discs are much more reliable than ordinary optical media.
Is M-DISC obsolete?
As of 2021, M DISC capable drives are still available. Like all optical discs, M DISCs would still be susceptible to scratches, breakage, fire and theft, and rely on working optical drives being available to read them.
Is M-DISC the same as blu ray?
TLDR answer is BDXL is regular BluRay but with lots of capacity. M-Disc Is the same but more expensive because it can last much longer (a thousand years manufacturer claims) and is mainly used for long term archiving.
What does M-disc stand for?
About M-Disc (Millenniata Disc) It is a specific type of DVD. It is excellent for archiving precious digital data such as family histories and photo albums. It can hold files of any type & can be an exact copy of a pre-existing DVD. M-Disc can be read on any computer which can read a DVD.
What is M-disc capacity?
M-DISC 50 GB Blu-ray Disc Huge capacity, coupled with ease-of-use make this disc a favorite with users of all types.
What does M-disc ready mean?
An M-DISC READY™ Drive is a drive that will burn data to the M-DISC™. RITEK M-DISC BD can be read by most existing BD drives or players. RITEK M-DISC DVD can be read by most existing BD and DVD drives or players.
What is M-disc compatible?
It is a specific type of DVD. It is excellent for archiving precious digital data such as family histories and photo albums. It can hold files of any type & can be an exact copy of a pre-existing DVD. M-Disc can be read on any computer which can read a DVD.
Are M discs rewritable?
Using an M-disc logoed Blu-ray burner – today all LG drives support writing M-disc media – the disc is writable just like any other writable DVD.
What is M disc capacity?
Why choose verbatim M DISC?
Longevity – with Verbatim M disc, information is engraved into a patented, inorganic recording layer resistant to light, temperature and humidity. M disc media has a projected lifetime of several hundred years –up to 8x that of most LTO media and up to 60x that of hard disc drives.
What is a 5 pack of Verbatim discs worth?
While the discs themselves are likely to be produced by Ritek under license, the discs are branded Verbatim due to a co-branding agreement signed 12th January 2015. It was purchased as a 5 pack of BD-R single layer 25Gb discs, rated at 4x, for AU$45.40 or AU$9.08 per disc which is pretty expensive.
What is an M-Disc disc?
SUPPORTED WITH M-DISC: compatible with M-Disc, a special disc that is treated with a super hard coat to prevent scatches and resist fingerprints for long-term data protection
What is the lifespan of a verbatim BD-R DL and TL?
Most interesting is the Verbatim MKM BD-R DL and TL archive life test summary. When using the ISO/IEC 10995 standard for 95% confidence at 25 degrees C, 50% RH, their BD-R DL achieved a lifetime of 554 years and their BD-R TL achieved a lifetime of 3588 years.