For these tests, Optimum Write Speed was left disabled. Optimal Writing Speed Technology 9. This includes an extensive list of specs as well as a few diagrams showing all of the buttons and connectors on the front and back of the drive. The sample was manufactured on May in China. By looking at the KProbe screenshots, you can see that the discs burned by the drive had a low number of C1 errors and there were no C2 errors at all.

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The CD Dvv-rw test is as close as we can get to testing every day usage. While the DVRD was able to recognize the disc correctly, it would not read beyond the 94 minute mark. If you look at the advanced features, you can see that the DVRD was able to read the CD-Text, subchannel data and lead in but failed to read the lead out section of the CD.

Pioneer’s new DVD writer definitely doesn’t get any bonus points for looks. For what it offers, Pioneer’s new DVD writer is surprisingly affordable. The case remains even when an adapter is used. Unfortunately, there were a few cases where the dvd-rrw quality could have been better. However, when writing at 10x, the drive took about 15 minutes to burn 8GB of data. Leave this field blank.


While still not as fast as the other drives, it had no problems ddv-rw a maximum speed of Nevertheless, its writing quality was very good. By looking at the picture below you can see the drive’s IDE interface, power connector and analog audio output connector.

The CD is pionwer exactly 74 minutes. The region can be changed five times and after that it cannot be changed anymore. Twitter’s Ad Sales Surge. From this information we can see what the drive’s average speed was and how many errors it generated.

By looking at the KProbe screenshots, you can see that the discs burned by the drive had a low number of C1 errors and there were no C2 errors at all. At this point, the writing speed increases to 32x and stays there until the very end of the session.

As we showed you in our tests, there were a number of cases where the jitter and error rates were quite high.

Bundled with the new Optimal Writing Speed technology, the DVRD can adjust the writing pioeer of every burn, so that the produced disc’s data integrity and quality will be as good as possible.

The documentation that Pioneer has included with the drive is brief, but should be enough to get the drive up and running.

For this test I used a pressed CD containing one Mode 1 data track. Samsung’s Next Smartphone foray: You won’t find that information in the manual.


To prevent buffer underruns, it has a KB buffer that is backed up by some sort of buffer underrun technology. The drive started reading at 5. More information about rvd-rw formats.

– Pioneer DVRD 20x DVD±RW – Reviews

With this in mind, the DVRD gets an 8 out of a possible 10 for this section of the review. The media types, along with the average time it took the drive to write our 4.

Looking at the CD Speed screenshot, you can see that the error rates were not only high, there dvd-fw a small number of PO Failures. The drive’s 40x CD-R writing speed did put it at a disadvantage in some of our tests. For this test I used Pure Funk.

Pioneer DVR-116D

Pioneer’s new DVD writer went into this test with a slight disadvantage. By looking at the screenshot above you can see that while Pioneer’s new drive can read and write to most Dfr formats, it does not support technologies like LightScribe or Labelflash. Take a look below.

Optimal Writing Speed Technology 9.