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I find quality leaves a bit to be desired with all types of media. These additions thankfully, have worked together to prevent the optical storage scene from transforming into a complete dreary landscape altogether but more crucially, resulted in current DVD writers that are more competent, more media friendly and therefore more time efficient to satisfy consumers’ optical storage needs. This drive is awesome! I’ll repost if a firmware update fixes it, but have 0B on already and doubt it’ll happen soon. There are not many reviews about this drive. Mouse over to Zoom – Click to enlarge.

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Please see pictures for details. This unit replaced a NEC that failed on me.

LiteOn SOHWS – DVD±RW (±R DL) drive – IDE – internal Overview – CNET

Bit setting works flawlessly and the drive is RPC1; all of this with no hacked firmware. My old Thinkpad drive reads those CDs without any problems – did not even realize that some CDs are different.

After this Liteon experience I ask myself for what people use their drives. The burner comes with 2 color face plates which are easy to swap so you could match the black or off white computer cases. Change the product name very often. Learn More – opens in a new window or tab International shipping and import charges paid to Pitney Bowes Inc. I am just a few weeks shy of 4 years on this drive. Sell now – Have one to sell?


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Comments posted by ofbarea from Costa Rica, December 13, We opened the drive case to take a closer look at the inner workings of the drive. With the speed you can wait.

Amazon’s discontinued Kindle Voyage e-reader has never been cheaper. What would be a nightmare since a have a lot of captured videos… And I like to use my computer as DVD player – it has hardware decoding and remote control.

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LiteOn SOHW-1693S

This makes it different to many other drives. Its layer break is at 3. Rated this writer 2 of So I want to share my experience and I would like to know if other users have the same. Sure you might say – I use the sound card anyway.

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I found that burning at 48x will create incompatible disks, but burning at 40x is just fine. We shift through extraneous PR-talk to create a straightforward summary of the product’s features as well as its specifications.


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. Even if the keyboard, the hard disk, the screen, the case… but what can you expect from a notebook ddvd only USD at this time.

LiteOn SOHW-1693S – DVD±RW (±R DL) drive – IDE Series

In all our new reviews, we will maintain the first page as a Product Overview page. It does not realise what data transfer rate is necessary – just a simple formula to watch the buffer – what would make a real feature.

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