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Type of DVD-R to use for Acer TravelMate 370

Posted on 2004-09-08
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Hi,

I have an acer travelmate 370 with an external DVD-Writer. I would like to know which DVD-R or RW are compatable with this HW.

Thanks in advance.

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That drive will burn DVD+R DVD-R and DVD-RW Basically covers all media and its a dual layer drive when that media comes out.
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Also 1 thing depending on when you got the drive depends if it is dual layer or not there are some that are not but can be flashed to dual layer.
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8X DVD + 24/10/8X CD-RW Combo drive

Pretty much any brand of DVD-R and DVD-RW media out there.

Goto fatwallet.com and get a bundle cheap :) 50 for 20$

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What does dual layer mean - does it burn both sides - whats the advantage.

thanks
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Yep twice the data 8Gb. But the media is not available yet go figure.
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