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Windows 7: My Older PC Copied DVDs Faster ...

15 Aug 2011   #11

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That's still slow even a laptop drive should be able to push between 24 and 48x just for raw speed.

There's still something geeky going on even with that improvement.

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15 Aug 2011   #12


Why all the fetish with speed, I find recordings are always very good at half speed, never had a failure.

Using DVD-R 8X record at 4X, full film about 13 mins.(nero9)
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15 Aug 2011   #13

Windows 10 Pro 64 bit

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by wysiwyg49 View Post
Why all the fetish with speed, I find recordings are always very good at half speed, never had a failure.

Using DVD-R 8X record at 4X, full film about 13 mins.(nero9)
Not exactly a speed fetish. You are copying 4.5 GB in 13 minutes. I am copy 700MB in 20 minutes. That just seems very slooooooooow.

Maybe I should try copying a DVD for comparison. I don't think I have any blanks however.
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