With the competition announcing their LightScribe enabled DVD writers, BenQ went back to work, developing a drive with faster reading and writing speeds. If you use a dual layer disc you probably won’t get the best results because most DVD-ROM drives slow down to read them. Fortunately, that wasn’t the case with the DW Since POF errors are uncorrectable, we really don’t want to see any of them at all. Starting from the left of the IDE connection you’ll see the jumper switch for master, slave and cable select. Even if you have a LightScribe capable drive and media, you will need software that supports it.

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The drive had no problems playing back these movies with either program and dfd fairly quiet. While the DW’s overall score wasn’t as high as some of the other drives, it had some fairly good transfer rates. The DW also supports a feature called “bitsetting. They also must be able to recognize LightScribe media. In the end, installing the DW and the bundled software was pretty easy. Galaxy S10, 5G, Folding Phones.

CD Writing Tests 7. While the name BenQ might seem relatively new to some, the company behind it has been around for a number of years. Then Sonic’s DLA is used to test packet writing speeds. These special discs have a thin dye coating on the label side that absorbs laser light. Read on to see what we had to say.


BenQ DW1655 – DVD±RW (±R DL) drive – IDE Series

This triggers a chemical reaction that produces a color change, allowing the user to print text, artwork or graphics. Of course, BenQ hasn’t stopped there.

If you’re looking for things like the DW’s specs or system requirements, you’ll have to check the back of the box or visit BenQ’s website. Write a customer review. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs.

The worst results were with Memorex’s 2. DW vs SA – Dw165 1 The higher the quality, the longer the process will take.

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Developed as an alternative to markers and stick on labels, LightScribe gave users the ability to burn silkscreen-quality graphics and text onto the tops of specially coated discs. Some even slow down to read single layer DVD-Video discs.

Of course you can’t do this with just any drive, media or software. Of course, BenQ’s new drive isn’t just about speed.


The Movie on DVD. Read on to see what we had to say. To test the drive’s writing times, I wrote our test data to some Taiyo Yuden manufactured Fuji media rated at 48x. Subject to venq approval.

Storage by Rick Broida Sep 13, Leave this field blank. In both cases, the quality has been set to “best”.

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Exact Audio Copy can tell us a lot about a drive’s capabilities. More importantly, is it the best bang for your buck? You can even use it to turn your photos into custom slide shows. However, at dvf time of this review, the list of compatible software is still relatively short. Seller information zurpandflurp For this review we used firmware version BCHB.