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memorex 25GB 6X BD-R 15 Packs Spindle Blu-ray Recordable Media Model 98683

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Experience a new standard of high-definition clarity with Memorex Blu-ray disc media! Memorex Blu-ray Discs Media uses state-of-the-art blue-violet laser technology to support high-definition recording with excellent HD broadcast quality. Featuring storage capacities up to five times larger than today’s standard DVDs and fast data transfer rates, Blu-ray Discs are ideal for consumers interested in recording TV shows and sporting events in crystal clear, high-definition quality. Memorex Blu-ray media is also great for archiving important files, backing up your hard drive or storing large data files on a single disc. Offering single-layer storage capacity of 25GB, BD dwarfs today’s standard 4.7GB DVDs or 8.5GB double-layer discs.

  • newegg Huge Storage Capacity The memorex single layer BD-R disc offers you colossal 25GB of storage capacity – up to 5 times the digital content storage capacity of standard DVD quality video - for storing over 2 hours of 1080p High-Definition video.
  • newegg 6X Max Data Rate The BD-R format with 6X max data rate allows 25GB data to be burned onto a single disc in approximately 16 minutes.


Learn more about the Memorex 98683

Model

Brand
memorex
Model
98683

Spec

Type
BD-R
Capacity
25GB
Max Speed Supported
6X
Quantity
15 Packs
Features
Blu-ray Recordable Media
Packaging
Spindle

Manufacturer Warranty

Parts
1 year limited
Labor
1 year limited

Quick Info

Warranty

  • Limited Warranty period (parts): 1 year
  • Limited Warranty period (labor): 1 year


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  • Stuart L.
  • 8/21/2014 7:04:04 AM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: less than 1 day
  • Verified Owner

2 out of 5 eggsMemorex 25GB 6X BD-R

Pros: Had 100% success after learning I had to burn at only 1X, otherwise, lots of coasters where the process stops 3/4 of the way through.

Cons: Must burn at 1X to get reliable complete burns

Other Thoughts: Maybe they've since solved this problem as mine where purchased some months ago.

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  • Jefferson H.
  • 8/20/2014 4:42:41 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

2 out of 5 eggs

Pros: No problems if you get a working batch

Cons: Bought 4 packs of these at different times. First 3 packs had no problems. Last pack 5/5 discs were bad and had random read/write errors in last 5GB. I am guessing all of them will be bad so I only use up to 20GB and it seems to write/verify ok in imgburn.

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  • Kevin K.
  • 6/14/2014 5:38:00 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

1 out of 5 eggsMemorex blanks are cr*p

Pros: Not ALL of them are useless.

Cons: Many coasters. I have NEVER gotten coasters, either DVD or Bluray, from any other company.

Other Thoughts: I thought possibly blank Blurays would be different than my experience with Memorex's blank DVDs. Nope. I will NEVER buy blank Memorex media again. I can trust that a large percentage will not burn properly.

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  • Sean B.
  • 5/17/2014 5:21:58 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

1 out of 5 eggsUnfortunately....awful

Pros: Price
Look

Cons: Coasterville
Waste of money
Should've listened to the other reviews

Other Thoughts: I rarely give bad reviews but this product warrants it. I've been a longtime Memorex user but this time they have truly let me down. No wonder these were on sale.

So far I've had nothing but coasters, regardless of file size, write speed, burning program used, etc. I previously burned 2 of 2 Verbatim Blu-Ray at DOUBLE the rated speed with ZERO problems. I can't even get 1 of these to work at LOWER than rated speed.

I am using a LG burner with Windows 8.1. I can understand maybe one bad disc, but all of them so far? At this point I would be happy to just get one good burn. I guess from now on I will stick with Verbatim discs.

AVOID. Not worth the trouble.

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  • Yia T.
  • 5/12/2014 10:02:40 AM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggs

Pros: good disk does what it suppose to do

Cons: none

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  • Pawel K.
  • 3/11/2014 3:32:48 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsBlu-Rays burn just fine

Pros: Used these disks before. They burn fine with ImgBurn.

Cons: None right now

Other Thoughts: Single layer disks. Bought them because they were on sale.

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  • YEN C.
  • 3/10/2014 12:08:46 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

1 out of 5 eggs

Pros: They look pretty.

Cons: Horrible media. Used LG blue-ray 6x burner. I tried to back up primary drive. Two disks, two coasters. 1 tried @ x6, second tried @ x4. Both failed.

Other Thoughts: Glad I did not buy 25 of these.

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  • Susanne K.
  • 2/25/2014 10:27:13 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

1 out of 5 eggsjunk

Pros: They look like burnable Blu Ray.

Cons: They say "Memorex" on them.

Other Thoughts: I never write reviews, but I actually felt the need to here. Half the discs aren't recognized. 1/4 error out. I've successfully burned maybe 3 out of 18 or so. To test it's not me, I used some of the Optical Quantums that I usually use. Not a problem burning with any of these. I've always had bad luck with almost everything from Memorex. I swore them off for years because of this. I figured I'd give them another chance. Anyone know the definition of insanity? 2/25/14...I will never forget.

Used windows 8 and a fresh install of Windows 7.
Used Nero and Windows to burn.
LG WH12LS39 bought from Newegg

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  • Ivo V.
  • 1/18/2014 6:54:08 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year

1 out of 5 eggsBad discs for archiving

Pros: They burn OK.

Cons: I got Memorex discs Model# 97854 (ID: RITEK-BR2-000) about 4 years ago. I used all of them to record hd video for archiving. The burning process went OK, no coasters, and each disc was verified after burning. I watched then at least once after that and they played fine. This year I discovered that all of them have degraded to a point that they were either unplayable or play a bit and then stop, or skip parts of the video, because they can not be read. I have tried them in 3 different Blu-ray drives in PCs, PS3 and another LG standalone player. While these may not be the exact same model (the ones I own have been discontinued), you are going take chances trusting your data to be stored on them.

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  • Chris M.
  • 8/30/2013 5:55:23 PM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month

5 out of 5 eggs5 for 5

Pros: These discs, Nero 12, lite-on 12x burner = zero coasters and HD video quality.

Cons: They aren't free.

Other Thoughts: I actually found these on sale at the local big box electronics location for $16.99.

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