Excellent reading from the LiteOn drive. The CD writing speed of 48X is rather high from which to expect good quality and our tests confirmed this. The writing performance varies according to the inserted media. Another thing is, that the liteon utility doesnt seem to set the bitsetting proper only dvdinfo seems to work proper, but after a reboot all settings go back to normal: With a view to replacing the “old” fashioned CD markers, the LightScribe technology is an integrated system that with the combination of three key elements, manages to produce “precise” as it is said, CD and DVD labels.
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With this test disc, the drive reported average performance, achieving flawless reading for only 3 out of 5 tracks. The writing performance varies according to the inserted media. Two different discs were recorded for each title – one with the “Rectify Sub-Channel Data” enabled and one with the function disabled.
The results of this test were quite good This is however something that can easily be changed with the use of some simple utilities. To check the drive’s EFM correction status we used 5 different game titles with different SafeDisc 2 versions, having the latest software patches installed.
With a view to replacing the “old” fashioned CD markers, the LightScribe technology is an integrated system that with the combination of three key elements, manages to produce “precise” as it is said, CD and DVD labels. VAT for the retail vvdrw plus a spare bezel and 4 pcs.
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It seems that artificial scratches ranging dimensionally from 0. This question is for testing whether or not you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions. It also provides the capability to measure signal parameters related to pit geometry, such as asymmetry and reflectivity. The Clover System Analyzers can also perform various format-checking tests on data discs, and do bit-for-bit data comparison on all types of CDs.
The LiteOn drive had problems reading both the 90 and 99min test discs. The LiteOn drive not only confirmed its 48X supported speed, but also managed to reach a speed of 50X at the end of the test. Now we will check the burning performance with DVD media. E31 means that there were three or more bad symbols at the C1 stage.
Previous SD versions are not something you will find on current games so there is no reason to mention them. Below is a screenshot from Nero Burning Rom’s specs for the drive. A further improvement with RW media would be more than welcomed.
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The RPC II region control is used, allowing the user to change the drive’s region no more than five times. Similar performance as with the PTP reading test.
We don’t recommend removing the drive’s cover, dverw this will void the manufacturer’s warrantee. A more professional as well as reliable look at the burned media is accomplished through the CDX system, provided by Clover Systems. This “problem” is rumored to be connected to specific drive chipset weaknesses. LightScribe Feature As mentioned in the opening page of this review, the HP b, among other things, also features the LightScribe technology. For the transfer rate tests we used the latest Nero CDSpeed version.
About Privacy Contact Us. The tested tasks are: Once again, dvsrw supported reading speeds were the same for all drives, so again we see similar performance.
Both Plextools and Clover System agreed on this. Below, the available writing speeds can be seen, as given by Nero Burning Rom.
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Click on dvdrd image below for a larger and more detailed photo. Similar ripping performance for all three drives with the LiteOn drive being slightly faster. The error type E11 means one bad symbol was corrected in the C1 stage. Some overspeeding though, with certain media would be welcomed. Very stable performance from the LiteOn burner. The current TDV also checks the error correction capabilities of the drive.