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holy crud! my mates on the phone with me and was cut deep when i told him how much anime you have cause he thought he had the most . He asks where you get your anime from and what anime you get?
    
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holy crud! my mates on the phone with me and was cut deep when i told him how much anime you have cause he thought he had the most . He asks where you get your anime from and what anime you get?
I have roughly 670GB of anime, with a vast majority on DVDs. I torrent the anime and I pretty much get everything that people talk about...except the hentai. How much does ur mate have? and tt_shark, talk in PM so we dont get 'crashed' or 'burned' for thread hijacking
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I have roughly 670GB of anime, with a vast majority on DVDs. I torrent the anime and I pretty much get everything that people talk about...except the hentai. How much does ur mate have? and tt_shark, talk in PM so we dont get 'crashed' or 'burned' for thread hijacking
lol @ hentai.


Just a question, do the dvd's really go bad that fast? I have all my music backed up on dvd Don't think blue-rays going to get of the ground anytime soon though. Most people have just finally moved to DVD's.
    
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blueray and hd disc are way to costly i rather spend the 25 bucks that it would cost for one disc and buy an entire season of shows on dvd.. and not sure what dvds you guys use but i have some ive burned that are close to 3 years old and works just fine
    
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lol @ hentai.


Just a question, do the dvd's really go bad that fast? I have all my music backed up on dvd Don't think blue-rays going to get of the ground anytime soon though. Most people have just finally moved to DVD's.
NO! If you keep your DVDs in good condition, they can supposedly last you thirty-fiftyish years (from what I heard).

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blueray and hd disc are way to costly i rather spend the 25 bucks that it would cost for one disc and buy an entire season of shows on dvd.. and not sure what dvds you guys use but i have some ive burned that are close to 3 years old and works just fine
its like Dual Layer Disks now....not too practical for the price. If a blue ray disk costs more than 12.5$ (Canadian)- 50 cents a gig, its a LOT more efficient to get a 300GB hard drive instead...
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post #16 of 25
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NO! If you keep your DVDs in good condition, they can supposedly last you thirty-fiftyish years (from what I heard).





its like Dual Layer Disks now....not too practical for the price. If a blue ray disk costs more than 12.5$ (Canadian)- 50 cents a gig, its a LOT more efficient to get a 300GB hard drive instead...
from what ive seen they will cost 1 us dollar a gig or more per disc..
    
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What bothers me is that DVD just replaced VHS and now they want to replace DVD. At least HD DVD seems like an upgraded DVD instead of a replacement.
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i think its too much. Imagine how long it will take to burn and if the disc ruins....bye bye data. The average DVD today only lasts a maximum of a few months.
Huh? So my netflix I get in the mail is less than 4 months old?

I used to work in a Blockbuster, the DVD's there lasted a year at least.

Are you talking about burned DVD's?

I have some that are over a year old, they are fine. They play in my old drives, and in my brand new LG burner.

Good point about the disc being corrupt, maybe they'll have some sort of buffer protection or something.
    
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Theyll last as long as you want them to as long as you handle the disk with care.
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Here's a little good comparison Of the two drives:

Blu-ray vs HD DVD: State of the Division
http://www.engadget.com/2005/09/19/b...on-s-division/
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