These are the ones you should grab. So my experience with my 16XX series drives was a pleasant surprise. Opening the case, voids the drives warranty, so we strongly advise against it. I have KS0B firmware installed and using Nero 7. It has worked flawlessly.

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LiteOn SOHW-1693S 16x Internal DVD+/-RW Dual + Layer Drive (white)

In respect of the audio plug and the volume wheel on the front of the drive I did not get further. Transfer Rate Reading Tests 3. Fast, incredibly portable data storage — with one show-1693s piece Fast, incredibly portable data storage — with one missing piece by Dong Ngo.

An overall improvement has been made to this latest drives mechanism. A friend of mine has the BenQ drive and it works problem free. Home Entertainment by Ty Pendlebury Oct 28, Ever since, they have been innovative and have expanded their product lines producing many of the components in a computer system.

Page 2 – LiteOn Dual-Layer DVD RW SOHWS Review

There is no doubt that your receiving a LiteOn product. The drive is sealed in a bag; the cables and manuals are in a bag and are prevented from moving around by some soft cardboard to prevent any damage.


Or choose door No. Samsung Releases New Flash Laptop. Every burn shows many errors – but this depends on the media too.

I am pretty sure that you do not have problems – you never tested the drive and just used it for YOUR purpose. We opened the drive case to take a closer look at aohw-1693s inner workings of the drive.

My old Thinkpad drive reads those CDs without any problems – did not even realize that some CDs are different. What code is in the image? DVD Recording Tests It does not think so much.

What would be a nightmare since a have a lot of captured videos… And I like to use my computer as DVD player – it has hardware decoding and remote control.

Go the LiteonIT website and upgrade to the latest firmware.

DVD Burning problem – LITE-ON DVDRW SOHW-1693S

You might think it is bad luck. You may use these tags: Copy a single video file from a VCD to the harddisk – it is extremely slow.

At least itself can read it. It does not think so much The Liteon has a plug for an earphone and a wheel sohe-1693s adjust the volume.


You also could patch the drive software. Apperantly you have to uninstall both, dvddrw the registry entries and directories per the directions on the software manufacturers website and reinstall only one. System Requirements OS Required. SA – Page 2 The retail package remains the same as all previous releases, except for one extra item this time, the extra bezel included.

One great option I forget to mention. But I realized that this burner age will have short legs anyway… After this Liteon experience I ask myself for what people use their drives. One time I had to change a DVD-drive 5 times to get a working one… It was vddrw Thinkpad drive…what now has been working excellent for many years.

But it does not realize that I want to copy the data. LiteOn packages slhw-1693s drives in bight colored boxes, clearly marked with their company name on them.