Testing a drive’s DVD writing quality isn’t easy. CD DAE is actually designed to be an audio ripping program. If you’re not sure about how to configure your computer, the manual also has a few examples along with the corresponding jumper settings. You can download the latest version of the software from Nero’s website. Looking at the other scores, you can see that the drive’s seek times were again quite good. The CD Winbench test is as close as we can get to testing every day usage.

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By looking at the screenshot below, you can see that the drive’s transfer speeds peaked at about 12x.

From here you can choose the components you want. For DVD writers the performance tests are broken down into four sections: For example, if your disc was normally supported at only 8x, the LHA1H would now give you the option to write to it at 12x. Using the bundled software you can both create and burn LightScribe disc labels.

The only way to get the LHA1H to write at its maximum speed is to reboot the computer.

LiteOn LH-20A1H – DVD±RW (±R DL) / DVD-RAM drive – IDE Series

More importantly, none of the sectors on the disc were unreadable. The same files are copied and pasted in Windows Explorer and timed.


Or choose door No. However, even with all this, it’s hard to ignore the fact that there are still a few rough spots that need to be worked out. Storage by Rick Broida Sep 13, New item that you can order before we receive stock. Our website is made possible by displaying online advertisements to our visitors.

LiteOn LHA1H – DVD±RW (±R DL) / DVD-RAM drive – IDE – internal Overview – CNET

This shouldn’t be too surprising though, considering the drive spins at more than 11, RPM. They’ve expanded into the consumer and automotive electronics markets and, by acquiring BenQ’s optical drive business, they have become the world’s second largest ODD manufacturer. While they’ve gotten new features and faster speeds, the basic design has remained the same. Is it the fastest DVD writer around? Once you reboot, you’ll be ready to start burning your own discs.

Lite-On LHA1H DVD Writer – VideoHelp

On the other hand, the LHA1H’s seek times were very good. Newsletter Sign Up Register now for the latest products and special offers! The Movie on DVD. The item is out of stock and estimated delivery date is not known at this time. Keep in mind this option not only changes the level of detail, it also affects the amount of time it takes to print the label.


It starts out by getting the user familiarized with their new DVD writer. The CD is almost exactly 74 minutes. Rated this writer 8 of Last but not least, there is a short troubleshooting section containing a list of common problems as well as their solutions. These slideshows can then be burned to disc or published to the web. Home Entertainment by Ty Pendlebury Oct 28, To get the writing times, a 4. I should point out that OverSpeed does have some limitations.

When it reaches this point, its writing speed increases to 32x and stays there until the end of the session. Most major software companies have pledged support for the technology.

Lite-On has also provided a fair amount of information on the drive’s LightScribe technology, including instructions on how to create and burn your own labels. For what it offers, Lite-On’s new drive is surprisingly affordable.

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