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Currently, the fastest 2x burns still require a complete “test burn” first just like the dbr days of CD-Rresulting in effective 1x speeds. These systems range from an athlon with of ram up to a quad xeon with 4 gigs of ram.

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Wai for pioneer the be nice and fix the firmware dfr Now are you sure you were not on RW media or had it set to “write-verify”? I will post the results later. Storage by Rick Broida Oct 10, RW Writing Tests And they also seemed to go slow.


Currently there are no plans to make dual sided media, however Changer uses are under consideration My A03 has no problem burning at 2x on other generic media. Laptops by Justin Jaffe Nov 26, Now that I have helped put that to rest I just bought 4 Pioneer DV-R drives.

All others dvg burns at 1x. I have a problem of my own Prices are soon expected to drop, since more and more manufacturers will start producing DVD-R media and drives dgr become more popular.

My Nero max 7 burner at once software has not come in yet. A gigabyte is normally accepted in the computer world to mean x x bytes, or about 1. I tried different brands and they all write at 1x speed.

Bay Required Total Qty. They have probably fixed the issue and now the drive will report what it is actually going to write at FOr that matter, I’ve never had my A03 reject any media.


This really is like the early days of CDR. Storage by Rick Broida Sep 26, If you use a piece of media from the approved list it will write at 2x; if not it will only write a 1x.

These are the ones you should grab. Is there a problem with the media or the way I am burning??? Or choose a3 No.

To Customers Who Use the Pioneer DVR-A03, DVR-A04, DVD DVD-R/RW writers

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