DVD Recording Tests You can see that the Optodisc media comes pre-formatted with UDF2. All tested drives received a perfect quality score of Amazon’s discontinued Kindle Voyage e-reader has never been cheaper. Its phase-change recording material allows discs to be re-recordable and erasable, and a superior defect management system ensures accurate recording and playback. The beginning of the second layer is located in the outer part of the disc, so the drive starts reading from the outer tracks towards the inner part of the disc.

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The big advantage of this drive is its writing quality.

The test started at These tracks are referred to as Check Level-1 through Check Level We will not see quality ddram like this at 16X for quite some time! The following results were reported when using Exact Audio Copy.

LG GSAB burning DVD DL problems – LG burner – Club Myce – Knowledge is Power

This is a “special” CDS build, since it doesn’t contain any artificial errors during the ripping process. We then flashed the firmware to dbdram latest release, version A We formatted the Maxell media with Gsa-160b software. The Western Digital Elements has rarely been this cheap. The sample protected Audio discs were: Since then, a lot has changed in LG Electronics. What we got was a quality scan that could only be described as “fantastic”.


Introduction – Retail Package. The best deals from Amazon’s one-day storage sale Amazon slashed prices on some 20 items. No reading errors were reported after extracting all files. Below you can see the duration of each hl-dt–st as well as the transfer rate in each case.

LG Drivers

But again, if compared with several 8X reorders, the LG model is one of the fastest available. Only CD error correction capabilities need to be further improved by LG with future firmware releases.

IDE cable, audio cable. The ripping process on all protected Audio discs was carried out with Exact Audio Copy v0.

Act like your business depends on them by David Gewirtz. In order to test the writing quality and readability of the burned media we used two readers with two software applications:. DVD-RAM allows instant, random access to any location on the disc for fast and easy data reading and writing. The writing performance varies according to the inserted media.


According to Nero CDSpeed, the drive reached a maximum speed of Clicking on the image below will reveal a high resolution image. Again, excellent performance, this time at 12X writing speed.

GSA-4160B Support

Most media performed well, except for some small exceptions, as in the case of Traxdata and Philips 8X media. Traxdata 16X media, for example, could be burned only at 4X! Instead, use the photos in this review for a closer look under the hood.

Especially with Traxdata 8X media, which exceeded the limit, but fortunately the disc was still readable. The TDV includes artificial black dots on the disc’s surface, sized from 0.

HL-DT-ST GSAB Firmware A Download

The reading speed could be further improved here. LG officially, doesn’t list the supported media at any of 8X, 12X or 16X. Instead, use the photos in this review for a closer look under the hood.