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Wednesday August 16, 2006 3:15 pm

Sony Releases 50GB Dual Layer Blu-ray Recordable Discs

Posted by Nino Marchetti Categories: Storage

Sony 50GB Blu-ray DiscsSony said today they’ve begun U.S. shipments of 50GB dual layer Blu-ray Disc recordable (write once) media. It is priced at around $48.

The Sony 50GB Blu-ray Discs offer a special technology on them which reportedly offers features like “scratch guard, archival reliability to prevent data/image corruption and deterioration, stable writing that reduces fluctuation as the disc spins, and temperature durability to prevent warping during severe changes in temperature and humidity.” Sony expects to ship 50GB dual layer rewritable BD media later this year.

Read More | Sony 50GB Blu-ray Disc Product Info

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