Cheap, medium-quality DVD's

Discussion in 'Wii - Hardware, Devices and Utilities' started by silent sniper, Jul 29, 2008.

  1. silent sniper
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    silent sniper !dennaB

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    are there any cheap, medium-low quality DVD's that will burn at a slow speed and still work on the wii?

    I'm just planning on burning it at slow speeds overnight.
     
  2. NeSchn

    NeSchn GBAPimpdaddy.

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    I use Imation DVD's they work fine. Oh and using ImgBurn at 4x speed (what I use too) only takes about 30-40 minutes to burn or so.
     
  3. silent sniper
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    silent sniper !dennaB

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    okay I'll get some of those, I googled them and they're fairly cheap.
     
  4. kedest

    kedest GBAtemp Psycho!

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    I'm using TDK DVD+R discs, they never failed
     
  5. sugoykun

    sugoykun Newbie

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    thx for the info dude!
     
  6. Volkov

    Volkov GBAtemp Fan

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    Why would you burn overnight? Slow burns can actually be worse off for the wii than a fast burn. You should generally burn at the speed recommended for that specific media, or better yet, check your burns with a certain application to find the best quality burn (different for everyone)
     
  7. Livin in a box

    Livin in a box Livin' in a cardboard box

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    I use Kodak's and burn at 4x. I like 4x. Why? I don't know.
     
  8. Metalclay

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    I use whatever is on special at office depot (usually maxell and memorex). usually burn at 6x. they're pretty cheap if you can find them on special ($20 for 100pk).
     
  9. deathfisaro

    deathfisaro Narcistic Deathfisaro Fan

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    I got 25 pack Verbatim for 19.99CAD after tax at Staples in Vancouver. Are you looking for something cheaper? I have burned few discs at x1, only takes half an hour-ish.
     
  10. Dack

    Dack GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    Which meant they burned at 2x [​IMG]

    The A-One branded discs are excellent quality for the price (UK price is about equivalent of $13 for 50)
     
  11. Volkov

    Volkov GBAtemp Fan

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    I get 100pack of verbatim for like $15-$20 [​IMG]

    go Australia
     
  12. olosi

    olosi Advanced Member

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    hmm when it comes to DVD to burn for wii games I would never look for save few cents (per unit) and have the risk to have a disc that could not work.

    I use always Verbatim and TDK.
     
  13. qazadex

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    Where in Australia do you get those? I get a pack of 20 for that same price at my local stores.
     
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