Atlantic Disc Storage Manager

Last updated date: December 6, 2019

DWYM Score
9.2

Atlantic Disc Storage Manager

Why Trust The DWYM Score?

DWYM is your trusted product review source. Along with our in-house experts, our team analyzes thousands of product reviews from the most trusted websites. We then create one easy-to-understand score. Learn more.

Look for the DWYM seal for products that are the best in the category.

We looked at the top CD DVD Media Storages and dug through the reviews from some of the most popular review sites. Through this analysis, we've determined the best CD DVD Media Storage you should buy.

Overall Take

In our analysis of 24 expert reviews, the Atlantic Atlantic Disc Storage Manager placed 2nd when we looked at the top 9 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

Editor's Note January 8, 2020:
Checkout The Best CD DVD Media Storage for a detailed review of all the top cd dvd media storages.

Expert Summarized Score
9.2
1 expert reviews
User Summarized Score
9.2
962 user reviews
Our Favorite Video Reviews
What experts liked
I got married a year and a half ago. I did NOT realize I married an audiophile who has MORE MUSIC than I could EVER imagine. (He had it in storage while living overseas). I have purchased at least 10 of these and they have truly helped to compact and organize his CDs. We have also started using some to organize DVDs as well. These are study, well made, and make this organization freak VERY happy! We will be ordering more!
- Review Meta
What experts didn't like
I have been purchasing Discgear storage systems for years and I love them. Unfortunately, they are getting hard to find and are also very expensive. I was excited when I stumbled across the Atlantic Disc Manager at half the price of the Discgear. In the picture it looks very similar to the Discgear Selectors I've purchased in the past, but it is not even close! I expected to lose some quality for the price, but not this much. It's cheaply made, does not retrieve automatically, and the number one reason I'm returning it is because it does not lock. If it gets tipped over or dropped all 80 disc end up on the floor. No thank you!
- Review Meta

From The Manufacturer

Finding the right disc has never been easier with Disc Manager. Check the index. Make your selection. Lift the lid. Remove the disc. Now you can toss your jewel cases, freeing up much needed desktop working space. With free online disc organization software, creating and printing your media index is a snap. A solution for easily storing and retrieving your multimedia discs, the Atlantic Disc Manager provides functional organizational storage for your CD DVD storage needs. With its space saving feature, the Disc Manager is perfect for conveniently storing away your discs while protecting them from damage. Set Contains: Disc manager Index template

Overall Product Rankings

AmazonBasics CD/DVD Binder Case
1. AmazonBasics CD/DVD Binder Case
Overall Score: 9.6
Expert Reviews: 5
Atlantic Disc Storage Manager
2. Atlantic Disc Storage Manager
Overall Score: 9.2
Expert Reviews: 1
Snap-N-Store 2 DVD Storage Boxes
3. Snap-N-Store 2 DVD Storage Boxes
Overall Score: 9.1
Expert Reviews: 1
Atlantic Media Cabinet
4. Atlantic Media Cabinet
Overall Score: 9.1
Expert Reviews: 5
Atlantic Media Storage Rack
5. Atlantic Media Storage Rack
Overall Score: 9.0
Expert Reviews: 2
Stock Your Home DVD Storage Box
6. Stock Your Home DVD Storage Box
Overall Score: 9.0
Expert Reviews: 3
Stock Your Home CD Storage Box
7. Stock Your Home CD Storage Box
Overall Score: 8.9
Expert Reviews: 3
Atlantic 5-Tier Media Rack
8. Atlantic 5-Tier Media Rack
Overall Score: 7.7
Expert Reviews: 2
Atlantic Adjustable Media Cabinet
9. Atlantic Adjustable Media Cabinet
Overall Score: 7.2
Expert Reviews: 1

An Overview On CD DVD Media Storages

Many of us still cherish the CD and DVD collections that we spent so much time creating during the years. These media discs not only represent a decent financial investment, but they carry incredible amounts of memories and nostalgia that many of us would rather not part with. If you’re digging through boxes of old CDs and DVDs and are finally ready to store them properly, there are many great products that help you conveniently store those CDs and DVDs in a safe and easy-to-find place.

If you like to take your collection with you to different places, it can be really unwieldy to tote around a bunch of plastic cases that slide around and take up a lot of room. There are great travel cases for CDs and DVDs though, that will make carting your collection around really easy and efficient. A product like the AmazonBasics CD/DVD Binder Case can hold 400 discs, each in their own separate slots with soft backings to not scratch the CDs and DVDs. The case zips up and there is a handle for you to carry it around with. You can choose to put the sleeves in with the discs if you want to see the original artwork or lyrics, or you can simply put the discs in as they are, either way, you can’t beat this method of storing discs when traveling.

For a similarly compact storage method, but with a completely different design, there are neat that line all your discs into slim slots that are encased by a protective plastic sleeve. This allows a lot of discs to be readily available without any fuss or sorting through stacks and pages of CDs and DVDs. There is a useful sheet that lets you write which disc is in each slot too, so you can simply reference that before finding the slot with the same number.

For those who just want to safely store their CDs and DVDs, there are simple boxes that work as a file-folder box does, but they are built specifically to hold CDs and DVDs. You can fill up as many boxes as you need, label them, and place them safely in your attic or other storage space until you want to dig them out at a later date.

Finally, there is an easy way to display your hard-earned CD and DVD collection for all to see, and that’s with a designated media storage shelf. Think of these as a bookshelf of sorts, but designed specifically to hold your favorite CDs and DVDs with the spine showing for everyone to see, and for you to find easily when you want to watch or listen to one.

DWYM Fun Fact

If you thought your collection of CDs was big, think again. There is a Brazilian businessman, born in the 1950s, who goes by Zero Freitas and has amassed a collection of over 8 million discs during his lifetime and he’s building a warehouse specifically to store the collection.

The CD DVD Media Storage Buying Guide

  • Not all your discs need to be stored the same way. Keep your favorite DVDs somewhere handy so you can grab them when you want to watch and keep your most coveted CDs, the ones you’ve already saved to your computer, in safe storage for protection and longevity.
  • Using a simple disc cleaning device is an easy way to get some of those old CDs and DVDs to stop skipping.
  • Old CDs and DVDs that are too far gone and won’t play properly can be donated to a school or charity that will be used as arts and craft supplies by children. Old CDs can make great shiny mosaic pieces!