The only thing I have changed is the power source. I have become reasonably familiar with my PC’s but this problem has me buggered. To get the writing times, a 4. Unfortunately, its seek times were again a little high. Storage by Rick Broida Oct 10, The drive starts writing at 16x and jumps to 24x at about the 5 minute mark.

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For this test I randomly generated MB of files and directories to test the time it takes the drive to write and close a CD. Running Windows 7 Ultimute. A patched RPC-1 firmware can be downloaded here. Dvr like your business depends on them Backups: Use it at your own risk.

When you are prompted to confirm that you want to remove the device, click OK. Storage by Rick Broida Oct 24, While the writing quality varied from one manufacturer to another, the results were pretty good for the most part. All of the times below include not only the actual writing time, but the lead in and out times too. Kindest Regards, Cookey Australia. While affordably priced, the Optiarc ADS delivers a good number of features. In our tests, it trailed behind the af-7200s drives, taking 3: If the drive is not listed, remove and reinstall the existing drivers.


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The ADS also includes features like 48x CD reading and writing speeds, 32x rewriting speeds and support for buffer underrun protection. While CPU, memory, OS and other variables don’t often make a huge difference, there are some nonetheless. How satisfied are you with this reply? Speakers High Definition Audio Device.

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Similar to the ones included with NEC’s earlier drives, this manual covers a number of different topics. It fires off eight different applications using scripts. Each benchmark test has been run three times.

Does the ADS new drive have what it takes? Nero CD Speed v4. Fortunately, we were able to get a hold of a copy of the user’s manual in PDF format. Fast, incredibly portable data storage — with one missing piece Fast, incredibly portable data storage — with one missing piece by Dong Ngo.

I used 12x rated Memorex Gold 74 minute media for the tests. The Phantom Menace using Nero Showtime.

The Movie and Star Wars: Here is a screen shot from Nero’s InfoTool. Bay Required Total Qty. While its seek times were a little higher than I would have liked, the drive was able to read pressed and CD-R media at speeds as high as 48x. Optiarc’s new DVD writer definitely doesn’t get any bonus points for looks.


Idr looking at the screenshot above, you can see that it uses a total of three “zones” to reach ad-7200ss maximum speed.

A fast portable drive with massive storage space A fast portable drive with massive storage space by Dong Ngo. It starts out by going over the various buttons and connectors located on the front and back of the ADS.

Dgd respectful, keep it civil and stay on topic. All of the files are between 1MB and 25MB in size and no more than 10 directories deep. The ad-7200a extracts the audio tracks twice and then compares them.