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BenQ DW830A DVD+R Dual-Layer Preview
By Justin Ong
Category : Optical Storage
Published by Jimmy Tang on Wednesday, 12th May, 2004


Technical Specifications

BenQ DW830A Technical Specification
Interface
  • E-IDE/ATAPI
Performance (DVD)
  • Data Transfer Rate /DL write: 26.59Mbit/sec (2.4x)
  • Data Transfer Rate /write: 88.64 Mbit/sec (8x)
  • Data Transfer Rate /rewrite: 44.32Mbit/sec
  • Data Transfer Rate /read: 132.96 Mbit/sec (12x Max)
  • Access time: 150ms
Performance (CD)
  • Data Transfer Rate /write: 3600 KByte/sec (24x)
  • Data Transfer Rate /rewrite: 1500 KByte/sec (10x)
  • Data Transfer Rate /read: 6000KByte/sec (40x Max)
  • Access time: 120ms
Supported IDE mode
  • PIO mode 0/1/2/3/4
  • DMA mode 0/1/2
  • UDMA mode 0/1/2
Writing mode [DVD]
  • DVD data and video
[CD]
  • Track-at-Once
  • Disc-at-Once
  • Multi-session
  • Packet Writing (fixed and variable packet)
  • CD Digital Audio
  • Direct-Over-Writer on CD-RW
  • Simulation write
Supported Disc size
  • DVD - 120mm disc
  • CD - 80 and 120mm discs
Disc formats [DVD]
  • DVD+R DL 8.5GB
  • DVD Video
  • DVD-5
  • DVD-9
  • DVD-10
  • DVD-18
  • DVD+RW 4.7GB
  • DVD+R 4.7GB
  • DVD-RW 4.7GB (closed session)
  • DVD-R 4.7GB
[CD]
  • CD-DA
  • CD-ROM XA (m1,m2f1/m2f2)
  • CD-R
  • CD-RW
  • Bootable CD
  • Photo CD (single and multi-session)
  • Video CD
  • Super Video CD
  • CD-Extra
  • Mixed-mode CD
  • CD-Text
  • CD-Graphics
Dimension
  • 146 x 42 x 198mm (W x H x D)
OS Compatability
  • Windows 98
  • Windows Millenium
  • Windows 2000
  • Windows XP
Weight
  • 1.0kg

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