Pros

  • Slimline design makes it easy to carry.

Cons

  • Feels plasticy and cheaply made.

At A Glance

Slim-line model has a plastic feel, but its low profile is convenient if you need to take it on-the-go.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.cenomax.com

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number SLW831SX
Inventory Number 25323
General Information
UPC Code 00844149001067
Ports and Connections
Ports USB
S/PDIF Output 0
Optical Drive
CD-ROM Read Speed 24.0
DL DVD+R Write Speed 2.4
Single-Layer DVD-R Write Speed 8.0
DVD-RW Write Speed 4.0
DVD-ROM Pressed Disc Read Speed 8.0
DVD+RW Write Speed 4.0
DVD-ROM Burned Disc Read Speed 8.0
Single-Layer DVD+R Write Speed 8.0
Included Software
Included Software
  • CyberLink Power DVD 6
  • Nero Express 6.6 (with BackItUpVision Express)

Performance

Performance
Dual-Sided Write-Once DVD Performance, for 7.9GB (seconds) 2720.13
Format Rewritable DVD (seconds) 37.59
CD-R Mastering Write Average, for 694MB (seconds) 368.47
Rewritable DVD Performance, for 3.4GB (seconds) 796.55
Single-Layer Write-Once DVD Format Tested +R
Rewritable DVD Format Tested +RW
Two-Layer Write-Once DVD Format Tested DL +R
Single-Layer Write-Once DVD Performance, for 4.35GB (seconds) 824.02