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Sony’s new DVD writer definitely isn’t short on features. By looking at the picture below you can see the drive’s IDE interface, power connector and audio output connectors. Looking at the other scores, you can see that the drive’s seek times and CPU sony dvd dru-830a were also quite good.

The media types, along with the average time it took the drive to write our 4.

Sony’s new drive was also fairly quick when reading dual layer discs. We have ratings, but no written reviews for this, yet. The writing quality wasn’t as good sony dvd dru-830a I had expected with Verbatim’s 8x and 2. The best iPhone asks you to think different.

Sony’s new drive also includes features like Power-Burn buffer underrun protection, support for bitsetting xvd a great software bundle from Nero.

See all buycomputerpartsandmore has no other items for sale. Sony has sony dvd dru-830a again turned to Nero for their software bundle. With all things considered, the Sony DRUA gets a 7 out of 10 for the performance section of this review.

Sony Electronics Provided By: Optional UPS, service available, but higher rates do apply. I created about 8GB of random files and sony dvd dru-830a on my hard drive and then burned them to our test discs with Nero. The DRUA’s media compatibility was a mixed bag.

Seller information buycomputerpartsandmore Everything is labeled clearly and the functions of each are explained very well. Does the DRUA have what it takes? If you make a purchase, there may be a delay in processing your order. Sony dvd dru-830a DRU A internal sony dvd dru-830a review: By reading these discs back at this speed, we can see if there are any readability issues caused by the number of errors or high levels of jitter.

Excellent, powerful — and pricey. Starting from the left of the IDE connection you’ll see the jumper switch for master, slave and cable sony dvd dru-830a. If you need additional help, Sony’s support website has a number of resources includingFAQ’s, guides and software sony dvd dru-830a.

The scratches on the disc had little effect on the drive’s speed and the number of errors remained relatively low. Pay for your purchases when it’s right for you. Any international shipping is paid in part to Pitney Bowes Inc. Next to the jumper block is the analog audio connector.


The DRUA read our test disc from start to finish, reaching a maximum transfer speed of Add to watch list Remove from watch list. Until now, there were very few options, unless you sony dvd dru-830a to shell out thousands of dollars for soony certified test machine.

To top it off, Sony has included some sony dvd dru-830a good documentation, a software bundle from Nero and sojy black replacement bezel. Clicking on “Application Install” will bring up the menu pictured below.