AFAIK is 8x one of the "best" burning speeds for DVD media on current burners.
Originally Posted by Tatsh
Even 12x or 16x can have good results, depending on your media-burner-combination. Slow speeds like 2x are known to cause problems with newer drives. These speeds are only available for compatibily reasons on old DVD media.
Slim PS2 SCPH-70004 (v13) w/ FMCB, 3x Sony 8MB, 1x MaxMemory 16MB (Backup card)
I'm not available for FMCB installation service until I can guarantee a processing time of a few days again, sorry.