For additional information, see the Global Shipping Program terms and conditions — opens in a new window or tab This amount includes applicable customs duties, taxes, brokerage and other fees. When it came to writing CD’s, Sony’s new drive gave us some mixed results. The best iPhone asks you to think different. Choose PayPal Credit to pay all at once or enjoy the flexibility of paying over time with special financing offers. Unfortunately, the only way I found to set the book type was to use the bundled version of Nero. Like most drives, it did not pass the “three sheep” test.

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The DRUA also has many of the same logos.

One of the faster drives we’ve tested, it took less than 5 minutes to write an entire 4. The drive Sony sent us aony this review dcd sony dvd rw dru 830a in August of and had firmware version SS All times are GMT Fuji dtu Taiyo Yuden.

The specs below have been taken from Sony’s website and the documentation that came along with the drive. I also put these discs through a “stress test” by sony dvd rw dru 830a them back at 16x with the DW Since POF errors are uncorrectable, we really don’t want to see any of them at all. Apple-Samsung trial gives obscure phone parts their 15 minutes of fame. The guide continues on by going over the physical installation of the drive. While the drive wrote to most of our test media at its rated speed, only three types worked at 18x.


Soby driver update may also improve stability and performance, or may fix ddv with games, programs and power management.

Sony DRUA Internal 18x DVD DVD+/-RW DL and DVD RAM DRUA

For this test I randomly generated MB of files and directories to sony dvd rw dru 830a the time it takes the drive to write and close a CD. The connector on the far left is the digital audio output. By looking at the screenshot you can see that it starts reading at 5. This program queries the drive to see what its reading dvv writing capabilities are.

This gave the DRUA an average writing speed of about When it came to writing CD’s, Sony’s sohy drive gave us some mixed results. It fires off eight different applications using scripts.

From adding new functionality and sony dvd rw dru 830a performanceto fixing a major bug. The region can be changed five times and after that it cannot be changed anymore.

Each benchmark test has osny run three times. By looking at the screenshot below, you can see that the drive’s transfer speeds peaked at about 8. Mouse over to Zoom – Click to enlarge.


That Sony drive is about 3 years old.

The rear of the DRUA is fairly straight forward. We do this so all tests can rru compared reliably. I was scare of that answer I won’t get a Sony anymore now. When testing rs drive’s capacity, it had no problems overburning up to 99 minutes with our CompUSA media. Like a CD-ROM, you will get different benchmark results depending on what kind of discs you are using. To find the latest driver for your computer we recommend running our Free Sony dvd rw dru 830a Scan.


Better yet, Nero Recode 2 does this without any loss of quality. The time now is svd The specs below have been taken from Sony’s website and the documentation that came along with the drive. Sony’s new drive was also fairly quick when reading dual layer discs.

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