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AOpen DSW1812P 18x Triple Format DVD Rewriter Review

AOpen DSW1812P 18x Triple Format DVD Rewriter Review - PCSTATS
Abstract: The AOpen 18x Triple Format DVD Rewriter (DSW1812P) is one of the few recordable DVD drives on that market that supports every single recordable DVD format there is...
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External Mfg. Website: AOpen Nov 16 2006   Max Page  
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Benchmarks: Nero CD Speed, Data and Audio

Nero CD Speed: Data Source: Ahead Software

CD Speed is a CD/DVD-ROM benchmark which can test the most important features of an optical drive. In this particular benchmark, we use a pressed CD-ROM with about 640MB of data as the test disk. Using a CDR or CDRW as the test disk may impact the results slightly, so a pressed disk is the standard testing tool.

Nero CD Speed: Data

Nero CD Speed: Data Benchmark Results

Optical Drive

AOpen DSW1812P

Samsung WriteMaster SE-W164

Gigabyte GO-W1616A

MSI DR16-B

AOpen DRW8800

AOpen 5232 Combo

LG GSA-4082B

Disc Type Data Data Data Data Data Data Data
Avg Speed 34.11x 28.94x 34.47x 28.93x 30.05x 36.07x 23.08x
Random Seek Time 88ms 85ms 124ms 100ms 113ms 87ms 108ms
1/3 Seek Time 99ms 84ms 126ms 109ms 111ms 88ms 142ms
Full Seek Time 140ms 142ms 209ms 155ms 154ms 132ms 195ms
CPU Use: 1x 2% 3% 1% 1% 0% 4% 1%
CPU Use: 2x 4% 6% 6% 2% 1% 2% 2%
CPU Use: 4x 7% 3% 8% 4% 2% 3% 4%
CPU Use: 8x 12% 7% 11% 7% 5% 7% 3%
Disc recognition Time 8.34s 10.64s 12.4s 6.04s 8.73s 8.17s 7.68s
Disc Eject Time 1.3s 1.92s 1.23s 1.85s 1.71s 1.4s 4.61s
Disc Load Time 1.27s 1.18s 1.18s 1.32s 0s 1.03s 0.98s

In the first vertical column the results from the AOpen DSW1812P Dual Layer DVD drive are listed. The DSW1812P does pretty well for itself in Nero CD Speed's data test. The drive is able to maintain an average speed of 34x, which is nice and quick, and access times are relatively low across the board.

Nero CD Speed: Audio Source: Ahead Software

CD Speed is a CD-ROM benchmark which can test the most important features of a CD-ROM drive. In this particular benchmark we use a pressed Audio CD with about 65 minutes of audio on it as the test disk. CDROMs in general have a harder time processing audio data, and hence the results can be drastically slower than equivalent 'pure' data tests.

Nero CD Speed: Audio

Nero CD Speed: Audio Benchmark Results

Optical Drive

AOpen DSW1812P

Samsung WriteMaster SE-W164

Gigabyte GO-W1616A

MSI DR16-B

AOpen DRW8800

AOpen 5232 Combo

LG GSA-4082B

Disc Type Audio Audio Audio Audio Audio Audio Audio
Avg Speed 33.19 28.34x 30.04x 8.21x 24.02x 32.74x 18.46x
Random Seek Time 99ms 95ms 141ms 140ms 114ms 95ms 114ms
1/3 Seek Time 106ms 103ms 146ms 240ms 121ms 105ms 137ms
Full Seek Time 159ms 175ms 276mx 272ms 171ms 186ms 204ms
DAE Quality 10 10 10 10 10 10 10
CPU Use: 1x 1% 19% 12% 1% 1% 1% 1%
CPU Use: 2x 1% 2% 3% 3% 1% 2% 2%
CPU Use: 4x 3% 4% 10% 6% 3% 4% 5%
CPU Use: 8x 6% 7% 15% 10% 7% 8% 9%
Disc recognition Time 9.99s 8.46s 9.9s 6.17s 8.23s 6.59s 7.79s
Disc Eject Time 1.29s 1.92s 1.22s 1.79s 1.71s 1.04s 2.01s
Disc Load Time 1.26s 1.26s 1.18s 1.32s 0.13s 1.41s 1.33

The AOpen DSW1812P handles audio CDs with an average speed of 33x. It's able to maintain a high transfer speed and access times continue to be kept relatively low.

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Contents of Article: AOpen DSW1812P
 Pg 1.  AOpen DSW1812P 18x Triple Format DVD Rewriter Review
 Pg 2.  Software Compatibility
 Pg 3.  Benchmarks: CD Winbench 99, SiSoft Sandra 2005
 Pg 4.  — Benchmarks: Nero CD Speed, Data and Audio
 Pg 5.  Benchmarks: CD Speed: CD-R/RW, DVD-ROM
 Pg 6.  Benchmarks: Nero CD Speed, DVD+RW, DVD+R DL
 Pg 7.  The Ubiquitous Dual Layer DVD Writer

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