Review: M-Disc Archival DVD and Blu-ray
7/2/2014
Got photos and documents to preserve? Our reviewer examines the archival M-Disc, purported to store your data for up to 1,000 years.
Price: $29.99 for 10 DVDs (4.7 GB each); $14.97 for three Blu-ray discs (25 GB each); $20 to $95 for an M-DISC-Ready Drive
Manufacturer: Millenniata
System requirements: M-DISC archival DVD requires the M-DISC READY Drive for burning data to disc; most DVD drives can read M-DISC
Biggest draws: data and photos stored on M-DISC are rated to last for decades
Drawbacks: more expensive than traditional DVDs; requires special DVD burner