While LightScribe capable drives use the same laser when burning both the data and label, they have to be able to accurately control the laser’s focus and position as well as the spindle speed. With their innovative technologies and impressive performance, these drives have been popular right from the start. Unfortunately, this drive has two small issues. To make a long story short, I am using a 4. Newegg keeps the Black Friday spirit alive with more deals for Cyber Monday. Before you can do this though, you will need to choose the contrast. By looking at the screenshot, you can see that the drive considered only

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All of the files are between 1MB and 25MB in size and no more than 10 directories deep. While the drive tried to write to all of our test media at its rated speed or better, only three types worked at 18x. By continuing to browse, you are agreeing to our use of cookies as explained in our Privacy Policy. dre-1814blt

ASUS DRWBLT – DVD±RW (±R DL) / DVD-RAM drive – Serial ATA – internal Overview – CNET

Learn more – opens in a new window or tab. A little editorial note here. However, at the time of this review, the list of compatible software is still relatively short. Learn More – opens in a new window or quietracm Any international shipping and import charges are paid in part to Pitney Bowes Inc.


At this speed, it took the drive as little as five and a half minutes to write an entire 4. It actually extracts each track twice and then compares them to check for any errors.

The MP3 encoder uses the latest audio codec technology from Fraunhofer. Laptops by Justin Jaffe Nov 26, While these instructions take the drw-1814blg step by step through the installation process, the small size of the diagrams keeps them from being very useful. My only real complaint is that bundled version of Nero does not include the components needed asjs edit and burn videos.

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.

Asus Drw 1814blt

They also must be able to recognize LightScribe media. The drive had no problems playing back these movies with either program and was fairly quiet. To achieve a Gold competency level, Solvusoft drw1-814blt through extensive independent analysis that looks for, amongst other qualities, a high level of software expertise, a successful customer service track record, and top-tier customer value. Lastly, here are some results from our DVD-R test media.

With this in mind, I give the installation a 7 out of a possible This triggers a chemical reaction that produces a color change, allowing the user to print text, drw-1814bltt or graphics. By looking at the screenshot below, you can see that the drive’s transfer speeds peaked at about 8. This means that the drive’s region is stored in the firmware.


People who viewed this item also viewed. According to Nero, the drive can write CD-Text and overburn. Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 10 Downloads: Keep in mind this option not only changes the level of detail, it affects the amount of time it takes to print the label.

ASUS DRW 1814BLT – DVD±RW (±R DL) / DVD-RAM drive – Serial ATA Series

Take a look below. Estimated on or before Wed. For this test I randomly wuietrack MB of files and directories to test the time it takes the drive to write and close a CD.

How long does it take to print a label? This helps to squeeze the maximum performance out of the CD. View our privacy policy before signing up.

Learn more – opens in new window or tab. The higher the quality, the longer the process will take.

Until now, there were very few quetrack, unless you wanted to shell out thousands of dollars for a certified test machine. Needless to say, ASUS has some work to do in this area. Founded inthis Taiwanese company has grown to become one of the world’s leading manufacturers of computer components.