High Speed CD-RW (4-16X)
Nashua Media Products 4X-16X High Speed CD-RW media are only compatible for recording with the latest CD-RW drives which bear a High-Speed Logo. 4X-16X media can be used for playback in existing 2X/4X CD-RW drives and Multi-read CD-ROM drives.
Take this information into account when deciding whether to purchase digital audio or standard CD-Rs for making audio CDs.
DVD Recorder Compatibility Chart (258KB
This chart only lists the types of recorders that will read and/or write to a specific DVD format. This chart does not list which brand recorder can record.
DVD-R/+R Recorder Compatibility Chart (104KB PDF)
This chart lists (brand) players that have been specifically tested for playability for the 4.7GB DVD-R/+R. If your player is not on the list, that does not mean it is not compatible, only that it has not been tested it yet. This list is updated regularly, so check back if you dont see your particular model here.
DVD+R and DVD+RW media can ONLY be recorded in:
Sony, Philips, Hewlett-Packard, and Ricoh DVD recorders. Currently, this media is playback compatible with approximately 70% of today's DVD-ROM drives and DVD video players.
DVD-R and DVD-RW media can ONLY be recorded in:
Pioneer, Toshiba, and Panasonic DVD recorders. Currently, this media is approximately 90% playback compatible with today's DVD-ROM and DVD video players. Keep in mind that the above formats are currently not compatible with each other.
We suggest checking with your hardware manufacturer for updates in firmware.