Verbatim And Memorex

Discussion in 'General Discussions' started by DavidGT650R, May 16, 2012.

  1. DavidGT650R
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    DavidGT650R New Member

    So what makes Verbatim so much better than Memorex in terms of quality? And since Verbatim is so much better why cant I find them locally? The first disks I purchased were Memorex from walmart because it was a late at night and no one else was open... and of course Memorex was all they had...had to try 2 different walmarts. Anyway so I burned my first disk and I would continuallly get disk unreadable and play dvd and all that...anyway I searched all over for Verbs. Walmart, Best Buy, Sams, Office Depot, basically anytime I go to a store that would carry blank media. All I can find are Memorex DL. Best Buy had Verbs but theyre $20 for a 5 pack. And everywhere else either doesnt have them or they dont have DL. Im pretty much done with Memorex. Ive only used 1 Verb. but my 360 instantly recognises it as a game and I have no trouble with it. I guess Ill just order from Xconsoles from now on. Sorry to go on and on haha
     
  2. scubasteve
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    scubasteve Newbie

    Verbatim are the best and will always be the best.
    You get what you pay for.

    I never had a problem with these DL Disks....


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  3. izerom
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    izerom Substitute Teacher

    Yes Verbatim is my favorite choice.

    I remember when I had Memorex games, 99% of games failed hahaha.

    If you're on a budget go with TDK

    And here are Verbatims at the best deal you get
     
  4. Ghost ic0n
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    Ghost ic0n Helpful Member*

    I buy my Verbs from XConsoles.
     
  5. i24
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    i24 Administrator Staff Member

    I always used Memorex. They seem to work perfectly on BenQ,Lite On drives but had a little problem when it came to Samsung drives.

    Memorex just make the XBOX DVD drive work a little harder which means it can wear it out faster.
     
  6. izerom
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    izerom Substitute Teacher

    Yeah, exactly it wears the drive out.
    Matter of fact that's probably the reason my other dvd drives broke down haha.
    I just use Verbs and TDK now and nothing wrong to this xbox, had it for 2 yrs.
     
  7. Ghost ic0n
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    Ghost ic0n Helpful Member*

    Plus, iXtreme Burner MAX is only compatible with Verbs. Meaning if you want perfectly burned games, you need Verbs.
     

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