BenQ DW1650 16X DVD Burner

@debjit (339)
October 21, 2006 4:21am CST
Multiple Formats Compatible Write and read multiple DVD (DVD+/- R/RW) and CD formats in one drive!! Digitally preserve your precious photographs and home movies on DVD or CD, ready for playback in most DVD players and computer CD/DVD drives. Additionally, by utilizing Double Layer technology along with DVD+R/-R DL media, you can take advantage of an increased storage capacity of 8.5GB of data per disc, or up to 4 hours of DVD quality video. Direct Drag and Drop Data Recording The BenQ DW-1650 DVD ReWriter is the perfect solution for data backup. Better yet, the BenQ DW-1650 is enabled with defect management and error correction technologies to ensure correct data storage. BenQ QSuite 1.0 -- Optimizing DVD ReWriter Control QSuite is an innovative application suite that both compliments and enhances the convenience of DVD recording technology. Through use of various encompassed tools, you can easily adjust drive settings in order to gain even greater control. Specifications: Performance [DVD+R DL] Data Transfer Rate /double layer write: 8X Max. [DVD-R DL] Data Transfer Rate /double layer write: 4X Max. [DVD+R/+RW] Data Transfer Rate /write: 16X Max. Data Transfer Rate /rewrite: 8X Max. [DVD-R/-RW] Data Transfer Rate /write: 16X Max. Data Transfer Rate /rewrite: 6X Max. [DVDROM] Data Transfer Rate /read: 16X Max. Access time: 120ms [CD] Data Transfer Rate /write: 40X Max. Data Transfer Rate /rewrite: 24X Max. Data Transfer Rate /read: 40X Max. Access time: 120ms Interface ATA/ATAPI Supported IDE mode PIO mode 0/1/2/3/4 DMA mode 0/1/2 UDMA mode 0/1/2 Buffer Size 2 Mbytes Writing Modes [DVD+R/+RW] DVD Data and Video [CD-R/-RW] Track-at-Once, Disc-at-Once, Multisession, Packet Writing (fixed & variable packet), CD Digital Audio, Direct-Over-Write on CD-RW, Test Write Disc Size [DVD] 120 mm disc [CD] 80 and 120 mm discs Disc Formats [DVD] DVD+R DL 8.5GB, DVD-R DL 8.5GB, DVD+R 4.7GB, DVD+RW 4.7GB (Closed Session), DVD-R 4.7GB, DVD-RW 4.7GB (Closed session), DVD-Video, DVD-5, DVD-9, DVD-10, DVD-18 [CD] CD-DA, CD-ROM XA (m1, m2f1/m2f2), CD-R, CD-RW, Bootable CD, Photo CD (single & multi-session), Video CD, Super Video CD, CD-Extra, Mixed-mode CD, CD-Text Power Requirements DC 5V +/- 5%, ripple 160mVpp DC12V+/- 10%, ripple 180mVpp Environment Conditions Operating temperature: 5 °C~45 °C (41 °F~113 °F) at humidity of 8-80% RH Non-operating temperature: -40 °C~65 °C (-40 °F~149 °F) at humidity: 5%~95% RH Reliability Characteristics MTBF: 125,000 POH Physical Characteristics Dimension: 146 X 41.4 X 171 mm (W x H x D) Firmware Update Flash memory upgradeable Panel Design Front side: open/close button and read/write status indicator LED Rear side: 40-pin ATA-2 dual row flat-cable connector, 4-pin DC power connector, 3-position device jumpers, digital audio output and analog audio output OS Compatibility Windows XP, 2000, ME, 98SE Minimum System Requirements Pentium III 550MHz CPU 128MB DRAM 100MB free HDD space for CD/DVD recording related software installation 1GB free HDD space for CD Image recording (10GB for DVD authoring) is recommended
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@y2ksuprio (855)
• India
21 Oct 06
the best dvd writer in low price in the market is benq dw 1650.the performance is very good.I am using it for 2 years there is no problem at all.but only problem in this writer is you will need to update the firmware to use DVD +R DL/+RW DL.other wise it seems very gooooooooooooooooood to me.