But then you will lose the warranty. They do a bit more like over sampling etc. The startup of the whole WinXP seems to be faster but at least more interesting since this thinking blocks the computer This drive cannot handle the reading spead. ALL other brands do not work – about 15 tested so far. I do not believe…. I do not know if this is the writing quality of the drive.

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So Liteon might show up under different names. Discussion threads can be closed at any time at our discretion. The best deals on laptops, tablets, PCs, gaming and much litd-on And this for always two identical discs since you cannot trust those DVDs completely. I can somehow see the philosophy of this company.

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I do not have to wait endless until the write of the DVD and the data check is finished. CD Error Correction Tests 4. I have seven in total. LiteOn provides the user with one extra black bezel and a fill out lit-eon which is to be sent to LiteOn as a feedback on the new bezel.

Copy a single video file from a VCD to the harddisk – it is extremely slow. I do not believe…. Sure there are drives what can read more brands without problems I just guess. I agree with German.


I know it is only for audio CDs… All in all I can say I would like to know the experience of other users before I return this drive. DVD Recording Tests Fast, incredibly portable data storage — with one missing piece Fast, incredibly portable data storage — with one missing piece by Dong Ngo.

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I guess the drive thinks it has to read a VCD oshw-1693s showing the movie. Somehow a good even if not cheap experience I know in the meantime very bad stories about useless DVDs with very important data – in those cases family videos. Twitter’s Ad Sales Surge. It does not think so much.

But the problems still remain the same. I cannot pinpoint if it is the different quality of the media or just the mood of the writer. I do not know if this is the writing quality of the drive. Apart from the wasted time for finding alternative solutions for the problems I have to waste more money to go to the store 3 hours away and 3 hours back and change it – if they let me do it… And even then I am not sure that I will get a working drive or even a worse one.


Storage by Rick Broida Oct 10, If you consider the retail price of this drive and look at how complex it is, there are bound to be some bad drives out there. I can help myself using the network and the Thinkpad drive. Plextor PXA firmware v1.

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I x; read hundreds of discs as well. A fast portable drive with massive storage space A fast portable drive with massive storage space by Dong Ngo.

The Western Digital Elements has rarely been this cheap. I got tired of checking every single burned disk on an other DVD drive if it can be read what worked in case of both drives with only 1 brand of DVDs!!! Samsung Releases New Flash Laptop. Perhaps a left over too. All these of course also apply to the black bezel. If you do not have this choice you have lost your CDs if you kicked out your old drive already – what I did… By the way – the old Thinkpad drive copies the CDs in only 7 minutes!