Special Note on Real Time Audio Recording - MAM-A Gold Audio Master Discs are the ideal disc for real time audio recording, like spoken word and live music. No other disc is optimized to work with any application that requires a low speed disc.
Each drive has a particular ID called an ATIP. The ATIP information is given to the disc manufacturers so they can optimize their media for every drive. The ATIP info lets the drive set the correct laser setting on the drive to match the discs dye material. Some recording dyes, like a Cyanine (green) require a higher power setting on the recording laser. This is a gold disc, (made with phthaolocyanine dye) with a thermal printable surface and a maximum recording speed of 12X. It will work with Rimage Prism printers. Its packaged in 50 pc cake box.