Can You Burn 3D Blu-ray Movies on Regular BD-R Discs?

With the right hardware, watching a 3D Blu-ray movie is a fairly simple process. All you need is a 3D-compatible TV, Blu-ray player, and a replicated Blu-ray 3D movie. Pop the disc in the player, put on your 3D glasses, and enjoy a high-definition movie in 3D from the comfort of your own home! When […]

Blu-ray Problems? Try Updating Your Firmware

Although Blu-ray movies and discs have been on the market since 2006, the Blu-ray disc format is still evolving. With the introduction of new formats like Blu-ray 3D and Blu-ray XL (BD-XL), the specifications for Blu-ray discs have been changed. In some cases, older players and recorders may require a firmware update in order to […]

What Is The Maximum Capacity of a Blu-ray Disc?

About a month ago, I wrote an article about the true storage capacity of a DVD disc. I think that Blu-ray discs also deserve a post on this topic, because it’s important to get the information out there as more people start adopting Blu-ray media for their storage needs. There are two main types of […]

How Long Does It Take to Burn a Blu-ray Disc?

In explaining the features and benefits of recordable Blu-ray discs, many comparisons are made to standard CD and DVD recordable discs. While there are many similarities between these optical media formats, they are not the same. One great way to illustrate the advantages of Blu-ray is to use existing CD and DVD technologies as a […]

Blu-ray Discs Expand to 128GB with New BDXL Format

Recordable Blu-ray discs are an impressive technology that would not be possible without the support of the Blu-ray Disc Association. More than 80 hardware and software companies make up the Blu-ray Disc Association, which has the goal of promoting the use of Blu-ray discs throughout the world. Earlier this month, the BRDA announced that it […]