How to Tell If You Have Genuine Authentic Taiyo Yuden Media - Imported

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You might be surprised, but like most premium products that command a premium price; buying a counterfeit version of a product is a very valid concern. Such is the case with Taiyo Yuden Media, which to blank media recordable specialists is considered to be top of the line. To help combat fake Taiyo Yuden media, SuperMediaStore has composed a 4 step guide to educate you on "How to check if the Taiyo Yuden you purchased is authentic".

Made in Japan

Make sure the media is Made in Japan - When you order large quantities you will see on the carton box the image to the right. Manufacturer Part Number will be also listed on the box.

Smaller quantities can also find the Made in Japan mark, but only on the top covers for 16X, and not on 4X or 8X. 

Correct Packaging and Authentic Top Paper Covers

Make sure the products you receive has Correct Packaging by checking the chart below.

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 Itemcode
DV-001-3782 DV-001-3557 DV-002-3546
Media Code TYG02 TYG02 YUDEN000T02
Speed 8X Media 8X Media  8X Media
Format DVD-R DVD-R DVD+R
Package Type Cake Box Tape Wrapped** Cake Box
Paper Top
 Description
With Taiyo Yuden Authentic Top Paper Cover With Taiyo Yuden Authentic Top Paper Cover With Taiyo Yuden Authentic Top Paper Cover

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 Itemcode
DV-001-3562 DV-002-3596 DV-001-3547
Media Code TYG03 YUDEN000T01 TYG03
Speed 16X Media  8X Media 16X Media
Format DVD-R DVD+R DVD-R
Package Type Tape Wrapped** Tape Wrapped** Cake Box
Paper Top
 Description
With Taiyo Yuden Authentic Top Paper Cover With Taiyo Yuden Authentic Top Paper Cover With Taiyo Yuden Authentic Top Paper Cover

 

Media Codes 

Media with the above media codes cannot guarantee that they are real Taiyo Yuden because many fake discs use the same media code as the real ones. 

Buy From Authorized Distributors

Buy only from Authorized Taiyo Yuden Distributors such as SuperMedaStore.com.

**Tape Wrapped - Packagng by Taiyo Yuden that is stronger than plastic wrap to prevent the discs from breaking apart easily during shipment.