- Supports up to 12X DVD-RAM.
- Good online manual.
- Printed documentation is poor.
At A Glance
Inexpensive drive lacks frills, and has basic software; writes to DVD-RAM, and offers a slower CD read speed in quiet mode.
|Ports and Connections|
|DVD+RW Write Speed||8.0|
|DVD-ROM Pressed Disc Read Speed||16.0|
|DL DVD+R Write Speed||8.0|
|DVD-RW Write Speed||6.0|
|DVD-RAM Write Speed||12.0|
|Single-Layer DVD+R Write Speed||18.0|
|Single-Layer DVD-R Write Speed||18.0|
|CD-ROM Read Speed||48.0|
|DL DVD-R Write Speed||8.0|
|Included Software||Nero Express 6.6 (with BackItUpVisionExpress)|
|Single-Layer Write-Once DVD Performance, for 4.35GB (seconds)||333.39|
|Format Rewritable DVD (seconds)||31.08|
|Dual-Sided Write-Once DVD Performance, for 7.9GB (seconds)||1173.58|
|Rewritable DVD Performance, for 3.4GB (seconds)||726.03|
|Two-Layer Write-Once DVD Format Tested||DL +R|
|Rewritable DVD Format Tested||+RW|
|Single-Layer Write-Once DVD Format Tested||+R|
|CD-R Mastering Write Average, for 694MB (seconds)||186.32|