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How is this result?

Postby Rfire on Fri Aug 19, 2005 10:39 am

I just got my Taiyo Yuden DVD-Rs and BenQ 1640 drive today.. here is the result.. is this a bad batch? because the PI Failures sure seem high compared to other results...

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Postby Scour on Fri Aug 19, 2005 12:23 pm

Hello!

It´s a good result, but not good as I would expect from TYG02. Is it branded media?

The scans from Cdfreaks have mostly quality-scores from 97-99.
Benq DW 1640 and 1650 , Plextor PX-755, Pioneer BDR-208 and 209D, LG GH24NSC0, LG BH16NS40 and 16NS55, Liteon ihas 124F and 324F, Pioneer DVR-215 and S21, Samsung SH-224DB and 224GB, and some more

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Postby Rfire on Fri Aug 19, 2005 12:44 pm

Scour wrote:Hello!

It´s a good result, but not good as I would expect from TYG02. Is it branded media?

The scans from Cdfreaks have mostly quality-scores from 97-99.


It's these- http://www.rima.com/Merchant2/merchant. ... Code=DMRTY

Those are the exact ones I ordered.
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Postby Ian on Fri Aug 19, 2005 2:32 pm

Scour wrote:The scans from Cdfreaks have mostly quality-scores from 97-99.


I don't put too much faith in the quality scores. One PIF spike can throw everything off.

If you look at the overall picture, Rfire's results are very good.
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Postby Scour on Fri Aug 19, 2005 4:24 pm

Ian wrote:I don't put too much faith in the quality scores. One PIF spike can throw everything off.

If you look at the overall picture, Rfire's results are very good.


I nkow :)

But I think a higher PIF-spike could make more problems than many low PIF-values?
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Postby MediumRare on Fri Aug 19, 2005 5:32 pm

The quality score is based solely on the maximum PIF value- I usually ignore it.

In this case, I'd be more worried about the cluster of PIFs around the max. at 2.2 GiB. The total count is also higher than I'd like to see.

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