However, there were a number of cases where the writing quality could have been better. In both cases, the DRUA reached a maximum transfer speed of about 8. Custom Bundle see all. Surprisingly enough, this didn’t seem to have any effect on readability. By default, the DRUA has a maximum writing speed of 40x. Sony’s new DVD writer didn’t do as well as some of the other drives in our rewriting tests.

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If you’re not sure whether the drive should be set up as a master or slave, it also has a few example configurations along with their corresponding jumper settings.

Starting from the left of wony IDE connection you’ll see the jumper switch for master, slave and cable select.

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When testing the drive’s capacity, cru had no problems overburning up to 99 minutes with our CompUSA media.

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The Movie on DVD. Plextor PXA firmware v1. But there will be rare occasions when my best efforts are not enough and the item you have received has problems.

Here is a screen shot from Nero’s InfoTool. As times changed and PC Pitstop grew, we transitioned to a software subscription model to not only provide better and more secure diagnostic and maintenance tests, but turn our focus towards computer security with PC Matic.


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Next to the jumper block is the analog audio connector. This is a mixed blessing though, as while the DRUA offers a good number of features and some pretty impressive specs, it also exhibited many of the same shortcomings as the DRUA.

Sony’s new DVD writer also comes with a black replacement bezel. The results are below.

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Using CD Speed we can see that aside from the slight dip at the layer change, the drive writes at this speed from start to finish. For more than 50 years they’ve lead the way, becoming one of the world’s leading siny manufacturers. Sony tops all this off with a great software bundle from Nero. Guaranteed Delivery see all.

Single layer DVD R discs can now be burned at up to 16X speed, burning an entire disc in about 5 minutes. The drive’s region can be changed five times and after that it cannot be changed anymore.


While it came close, the drive wasn’t able to reach this speed in our tests. Item Location see all.

Sony DRU-800A

All of the times below include not 80a0 the actual writing time, but the lead in and out times too. This means that the drive’s region is stored in the firmware. If you have autorun enabled on your computer, the menu shown below will appear when you insert the disc. The error rates were fru higher this time around, especially when tested with the BenQ DW To see how well Sony’s new drive can read scratched and dirty discs, I used CD Speed’s ScanDisc utility to see how many sectors were damaged or unreadable.

Here is a screen shot from Nero’s InfoTool. Guaranteed by Wed, Nov This robust software lets users do a number of things including create various types of CD’s and DVD’s or make copies of existing re.

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Hopefully, Sony can fix this in a future firmware update. The drive also uses the RPC II region control, allowing a user to change the drive’s region at most 5 times. Even then, the DRUA scores a 9 out of 10 for the installation portion of this review.