Recordable DVD/CD Mobile Computer Drive. DVD +/-R, DVD +/-RW, CD-R/CD-RW
Combination Drive, 8X Double Layer.
If your laptop/notebook has an
internal CD drive you can replace it with this DVD +/-RW & CD-RW combo
drive. This way you can read CD & DVD disks, play DVD titles, write to CD-R,
CD-RW, DVD +/-R, DVD +/- RW disks, and back up your important files/data to DVD
or CD disks.
With this slim combination drive, mobile PC users can now
create DVD videos and CD audio files all with the same drive. This allows users
to burn and edit both work-related and personal digital productions on the fly
and on the go.
This drive brings DVD recording to the mobile world and
gives users a stepping stone to move from CD to DVD technology (for creating and
storing family photos, files, videos, etc.). Based on the DVD +- R/RW format,
combination drives support the most widely compatible DVD standards, giving
consumers the highest level of compatibility with legacy DVD devices. This
slim-drive supports writing DVD +-R/RW.
This powerful storage device is a
functional technology that enables PC manufacturers to deliver unprecedented DVD
and CD computing capabilities in their mobile devices. Until now, only desktop
computers have had the luxury of DVD record ability (for applications such as
audio/video editing and personal digital compilations).Features:
Supports for DVD+R/+RW, DVD-R/-RW, disc read & write
DVD+R Double Layer 2.4X
Defect management for reliable data writing
Buffer Under Run Free
Data Transfer Speed: up to 33.3 MB/s (UDMA Mode 2)
DVD+R Double Layer: 6x
DVD-R Dual Layer: 6x
Interface: EIDE / ATAPI
Dimensions 128mm x 12.7mm x 128mm
Buffer Memory: 2MB
Drive Mounting: horizontal/vertical
Horizontal or Vertical Mount
External Dimensions (W x H x D): 128mm x 12.7mm x 128mm
Warranty: 1 Year limited warranty
IDE Interface Connector, 50 Pin I/F ATAPI Standard
You can compare your current CD drive with this drive to determine whether this drive will work for you:
1. Compare the CD Drive front bezel. This drive front bezel
is a straight rectangle shape. The dimension is: 0.5" (12.7mm) x 5.04"
Loading Drive Front Bezel
2. Compare the rear connector: This CD Drive has a 50-pin ATAPI IDE Interface
Connector as the picture shows:
your original CD drive rear connector looks different from this drive, it may
have a special rear adapter added to the drive rear connector. Some laptops use
this rear adapter to change the position and shape of the rear connector. In
this case, you need to remove that rear adapter from original drive and re-use
the rear adapter with the new drive.
If your current CD drive front bezel
is the same rectangle shape and dimension, and the rear connector is same, then you can replace it with this DVD
Note:This drive is a bare drive only. Some laptops may use
mounting frames or a caddy around the bare CD drive for easy swap. You need to
re-use the mounting frames or caddy in order to use this new drive.
This drive has no jumpers that need to be set
For clearance around the front bezel, it is recommended that a clearance of
more than 0.8mm should be left in all directions.
This drive does not require any unique device drivers for Windows
'98/2000/XP/NT/Vista. After installing your drive and re-booting, your system
should recognize your drive. Win '98/2000/XP/NT/Vista Operating Systems support
all ATAPI drives naively