Pros

  • Includes LightScribe labeling

Cons

  • Some write specs could be faster

At A Glance

In a class by itself, this high performer is packed with features including DVD-RAM and LightScribe labeling.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.lg.com/us

The Specs

Pricing
Inventory Number 24596
Ports and Connections
Ports USB 2.0
S/PDIF Output 0
Optical Drive
Single-Layer DVD+R Write Speed 16.0
DVD+RW Write Speed 6.0
DL DVD+R Write Speed 8.0
DVD-RW Write Speed 6.0
CD-ROM Read Speed 48.0
Single-Layer DVD-R Write Speed 16.0
DL DVD-R Write Speed 4.0
DVD-RAM Write Speed 5.0
DVD-ROM Pressed Disc Read Speed 16.0
DVD-ROM Burned Disc Read Speed 16.0
Included Software
Included Software
  • Nero Express 6.6
  • PowerProducer 2 Gold

Performance

Performance
Rewritable DVD Performance, for 3.4GB (seconds) 460.15
Format Rewritable DVD (seconds) 49.09
CD-R Mastering Write Average, for 694MB (seconds) 167.52
Single-Layer Write-Once DVD Performance, for 4.35GB (seconds) 360.29
Dual-Sided Write-Once DVD Performance, for 7.9GB (seconds) 1283.87
Two-Layer Write-Once DVD Format Tested +R
Rewritable DVD Format Tested +RW
Single-Layer Write-Once DVD Format Tested +R