Manufacturer’s Description

The CD-656A is a 56X maximum speed, 5.25" internal CD-ROM drive. It employs the advanced CAV (Constant Angular Velocity) technology that maintains consistent CD-ROM disk rotation speed and reads data at various transfer rates. This feature ensures less stressing of the spindle motor and thus better reliability of the drive.

The Specs

Load Type Tray
Category > 20X Internal
Class Mass Storage
Additional Specifications
Frequency Band Flash Memory for Firmware Updating Supports Ultra DMA with 33.3 MB/s Burst Data Transfer Rate Digital Servo Control OS Compatibility: Win95/98, NT4, 2000, ME, XP Disk Size: 80 mm and 120mm Firmware Update: Flash memory upgrade Number of mechanisms: 2 Supported Recording Modes: Multisession Package Availability: BenQ retail box Generic Bulk
CD-ROM Read Speed 56 X (CD,CD-R)
System Type PC
Description Drive 52x
normalized-Weight 48
Disc Mechanism Tray
normalized-Access Time 90
Access Time 90 ms
Interface Connection Headphone Jack
Shipping Weight 2.84 lb
External Color Beige
normalized-Cache Size 0.000128
normalized-Height 203.2
Optical Drive Interface IDE
Maximum Read Speed 56x
Product Model CD-656A
Drive Interface IDE
Brand Name BenQ
Host Transfer Rate 33.3 MBytes/sec
Quick Glance
Type of Drive CD-Reader
Internal/External Internal
Interface Type 40-pin IDC EIDE/ATAPI
Warranty Information 1 Year Limited
Weight 3 lbs
Height 8 in
Width 10 in
Depth 4 in
More Info
Cache Size 128 KB

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