prince midas 11:47 18 Jan 2005

MY old CD packed up so I bought myself the latest Sony DWD22A multilayer writer.
It states that it will write DVDR 8x,DVDRW 4X,DVD+R 16x,. I bought a DVD+R 16x disk & it will only write at around 3x, also a DVDRW diskstates on it that it is 2,4x.
Can someone explain to me why the speeds are so much lower that states.

  john-232317 14:38 18 Jan 2005

Is your PC up to the minimum specs for the DVDW ?

  prince midas 15:45 18 Jan 2005

The specification says a pentium 3 and mine is an athlone 1800 rated at 1500.Shop said it should be okay.

  john-232317 16:08 18 Jan 2005

I think the software usally sets it to the best speed to copy without making a coaster. What program are you using to burn ?

  john-232317 16:14 18 Jan 2005

Just googled this site, it might be useful

click here

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