8X CD recording: Double down, odds even

Nathans, Stephen F.
February 1998
EMedia Professional;Feb98, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p6
Academic Journal
Comments on Smart and Friendly's CD Rocket, an eight-speed CD-Recordable drive. Specifications and capabilities; Price; Speculations on the trend towards 8X CD recorders.


Related Articles

  • Boffin, Denon join the new jukebox show.  // CD-ROM Professional;Nov96, Vol. 9 Issue 11, p19 

    Introduces high-capacity CD-ROM jukeboxes. Boffin Ltd.'s 8X CD-ROM Jukebox; Denon Electronics' DRD-1400, a 200-disc CD-ROM storage and playback machine.

  • Chronicling the myth of the killer app. Parker, Dana J. // EMedia Professional;Jul98, Vol. 11 Issue 7, p62 

    Focuses on the history of CD-ROM. CD-ROM's early days; CD-ROM and the multimedia PC; Comparison with Digital Video Disc (DVD) technology.

  • CD-ROM drives. Farrance, Rex; Carey, Theresa W. // PC World;Sep96, Vol. 14 Issue 9, p109 

    Reviews various CD-ROM drives for computers. The need for such drives, because of the requirements of the 1990s' applications; Differences between the two types of CD-ROM drives--enhanced IDE drives and SCSI drives; CD-ROM drives including Diamond Multimedia Kit, Plextor 8Plex and Plextor...

  • Multimedia, step by step. Luhn, Robert // PC World;Jul1994, Vol. 12 Issue 7, p230 

    Presents a guide to adding a CD ROM drive and sound card to a computer. INSET: 12 steps to a sane multimedia upgrade..

  • Expanding replication services anticipate growing CD-ROM, DVD market.  // CD-ROM Professional;Mar1996, Vol. 9 Issue 3, p14 

    Reports on CD-ROM industries in the United States who are moving to meet enormous perceived demand for high-volume disc production. Pioneer New Media Technologies Inc.; TAC Systems; CIS Technology; Contact information.

  • IBM announces new internal, portable CD-ROM drives.  // EMedia Professional;Jan1998, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p26 

    Announces CD-ROM drives from International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) IBM's 24X/10X Internal IDE CD-ROM Drive; External portable CD-ROM drives for mobile multimedia users, 20X/8X Portable Stereo CD-ROM Drive and 20X/8X Portable CD-ROM Drive.

  • The CD-ROM drive index.  // EMedia Professional;Feb98, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p14 

    Lists several CD-ROM-changers released as of February 1998. Specifications; Prices; Contact information.

  • New jukeboxes from Plasmon, Cygnet offer high disc capacity, 4X CD-R capability. Partyka, Jeff // EMedia Professional;Feb98, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p14 

    Introduces Plasmon IDE's D-Series CD-R libraries and Cygnet Storage Solutions jukeboxes. Features and capabilities; Prices; Contact information.

  • The CD-ROM drive sales index.  // EMedia Professional;Feb98, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p17 

    Presents a graph illustrating the total number of CD-ROM drives installed in 1997.

  • MultiRead revisited: Why Windows can't read. Parker, Dana J. // EMedia Professional;Apr98, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p47 

    Focuses on the problems with MultiRead CD-ROM drives' inability to read compact disc (CD)-ReWritable (RW) discs. Importance of native support for the UDF file system; Features of the MultiRead specification; Available products that offer solution to the problem.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics