If you feel like looking up the sense key as well, there is a list of them here: As a result, I also beta-tested ImgBurn version 1. Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate. Do you already have an account? On a simulated overburn, the BenQ DW was able to register a maximum capacity of 99 minutes 56 seconds and 41 frames. Worse still, the drive also ignores our request for 4x write speed.

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Twitter’s Ad Sales Surge. It does go without saying that in this case, being able to overburn this much also means handling overburning of regular 80 minute CD-Rs quite well. However, BenQ offers a wide range of tools and utilities in the retail package.

More importantly, what size is the ISO? Lines and paragraphs break automatically.

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As the writing speed is increased, signal loss becomes the key cause for the significant decrease in writing quality. The ID label located on the underside of the drive see photo below shows that our drive was manufactured during April in Malaysia. The sample that we received came with firmware version BSHB. The quality scan features reported PIFs as sum8-values rather than sum1, thus could not be directly compared with the LiteOn or ECMA standard guidelines, although different drives did always vary with their opinions of the quality of discs.


CD Recording Tests 9. SA – Page 1 Sense key not important: This greatly helps to reduce data access time and also to deliver superior reading and writing quality. To do such quality scans requires third-party software. SA – Page 4 Ask a question and give support. While CD-R overburning was easily achieved using contemporary burning software of the time Nero and generally just worked, DVD overburning was completely different.

Another frequent cause of issues is the lead-in of the disc uses the same addresses as used by the recorded data.

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Now let’s take a look at the drive itself. It was an unexpected result, as contemporary drives in that era would often have problems maintaining high read speeds as they struggled to cope with the marginal disc that was just out of spec. With an integrated heat chimney design, ADCS redirects the heat flow out of the drive and still provides for protection from dust.


I was intrigued by it, hence my posting about it. CD Error Correction Tests 4.

Looking at the above list, the appropriate line is this one: One Response to Tech Flashback: Speccy Files for Optical drive. About Privacy Contact Us. Worse still, the drive also ignores our request for 4x write speed.

It is not a coincidence that many well known manufacturers chose this burner to use as their OEM device. With Sliding Cone design, the disc position on the turntable is improved considerably.

To that end, normally such information can only be garnered through the use of expensive disc analyzers such as CATS. SA – Page 2