Visit Bruce Hill’s homepage! The Pioneer has also this lock, but with a hacked firmware you can force a recording at 2x, while the media isn’t 2x approved. This Sony has solved this, by writing CD-R at 24x. The drive comes in a retail box. Now we are moving to the tests. DVD-R recording Drive write time at 1x, min. The bad side of the drive are the DVD read speeds.
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Sony’s solution is simple: The Pioneer has also this lock, but with a hacked firmware you can force a recording at 2x, while the media isn’t 2x approved. Such approach can be very unpleasant for a user if all such discs will be read at 4x. It took 1 minute, 53 seconds and 3 minutes, 8 seconds to copy a MB file and a MB folder back onto the hard drive, respectively.
This Sony has solved this, by writing CD-R at 24x. The software comes on 2 discs, supporting many languages: Despite its sophisticated features, the program’s storyboard interface is intuitive to use, and most users will be able to create impressive results quickly. The DRUA also comes with a generous list of software titles for all your recording-related needs.
Sony DRUA review: Sony DRUA – CNET
This one records DVD-R at 4x. Sony has released a new version of this drive, the DRUA. Dimensions W x H x D: But I don’t recommend to place any devices close to it to avoid their overheating.
Movie write tests Rate, in megabytes per second, at which a movie is written to write-once media longer bars indicate better performance. Has anyone had any luck getting this burner to work on Linux? It requires no special drivers.
SONY DRU 500A DRIVERS FOR WINDOWS 7
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Click to enlarge Click to enlarge. Movie files vary in size due to different compression rates, so write siny is measured in MB per second Higher scores are better.
Now we are moving to the tests. Still, we confirmed that sony dru a drive will write to all sony dru a sny the DVD formats it claims to support.
Also note that it will be a bit dearer than one-format drives, but it won’t be too much for a possibility to record all possible DVD types on one drive. Visit Bruce Hill’s homepage! Vibration in case of badly balanced CDs In operation with the unbalanced disc the drive vibrated, but it didn’t prevent it from flawless sont of the disc, though the read speed wasn’t high – 4x.
Sony DRU 500A
With its competitive price, multiformat support, and long list of software, the Sony DRUA is a one-stop drive for anyone who wants to burn home movies or music, as well as archive data without having to worry about compatibility.
Movie files vary in size due to different ddu rates, so write speed is measured in Sony dru a per second Higher scores are better. Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. Write tests Dfu, in vru, to complete tasks shorter bars indicate better performance Audio burn to CD-R from image on hard drive from 43 min.
Sony DRU A – Storage – Tom’s Hardware
I used Nero CD speed to do this tests. BB code is On. Recording CD-R The drive has a recording speed of 24x. Each menu and sub-menu was in an understandable order and category.
As you can see, the CD was finished in 3min There is no packet-writing utility, so you can’t use the drive as you would any other storage drive within Windows. Unfortunately, Sony failed to provide us with 2X DVD-RW media in time for testing, but as soon as we get some, we’ll be sure to update this review.
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