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HP
Product name:
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8x dvd+r/+rw drive
Product code :
The brand's unique identifier for a product. Multiple product codes can be mapped to one mother product data-sheet if the specifications are identical. We map away wrong codes or sometimes logistic variants.
DQ820B
Category :
With these drives you can read and record DVDs and/or CDs in all kinds of formats. Please note the difference between DVD+R and DVD-R when buying a DVD burner, often drives can write only to one of those two media types, sometimes to both. When you buy a drive that only supports one type, you will always have to be careful to choose the right writable DVD discs in the shop. Newer DVD drives also support writing to Dual Layer DVDs. This kind of discs have a storage capacity of 8.5 GB instead of the usual 4.7 GB. DVD (re)writers generally can read and write CDs also, but only some CD (re)writers can read DVDs.
optical disc drives
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Included since: 27 Jun 2005
The date Icecat noticed for the first time that this product was included in the price list of a channel partner
Info modified on: 22 Mar 2011 19:33:14
The date of the most recent change of this product data-sheet in Icecat.
Product views: 24579
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Long product name HP 8x dvd+r/+rw drive:
The short editorial description of HP 8x dvd+r/+rw drive
Compaq DVD-Writer 8X DVD+R/+RW Drive for Evo Desktop Systems

Marketing text HP 8x dvd+r/+rw drive

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The official marketing text of HP 8x dvd+r/+rw drive as supplied by the manufacturer
The HP 8X DVD+R/+RW Drive and the DVD+R and DVD+RW media deliver a complete solution for high quality video, audio, and interactive DVD multimedia playable on most set-top DVD players and DVD-ROM drives.
Short summary description HP 8x dvd+r/+rw drive:
This short summary of the HP 8x dvd+r/+rw drive data-sheet is auto-generated and uses the product title and the first six key specs.
HP 8x dvd+r/+rw drive, CD-ROM, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD-ROM, DVD-R, DVD-RW, DVD+RW, DVD+R, IDE/ATA, Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition, Microsoft Windows 2000 / XP Professional
Long summary description HP 8x dvd+r/+rw drive:
This is an auto-generated long summary of HP 8x dvd+r/+rw drive based on the first three specs of the first five spec groups.
HP 8x dvd+r/+rw drive. Interface: IDE/ATA, Drive device, buffer size: 2 MB. CD write speed: 24x, CD rewrite speed: 10x. CD read speed: 40x, DVD+R read speed: 12x. DVD drive average random access time: 125 ms, CD-ROM drive average random access time: 140 ms. Media types supported: CD-ROM, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD-ROM, DVD-R, DVD-RW, DVD+RW, DVD+R, Storage capacity DVD: 4.7, Compatible operating systems: Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition, Microsoft Windows 2000 / XP Professional
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Design
Internal*
The product is built in.
Yes
Performance
Interface*
Interface ports to connect pieces of equipment. USB (Universal Serial Bus) has become the most popular wired interface to connect peripherals. USB 2.0 supports speeds up to 480 Mbit/s (USB 1: 12 Mbit/s). The interface FireWire is also known as the IEEE 1394 standard. Enhanced IDE (EIDE)is sometimes referred to as Fast ATA, Fast IDE or ATA-2.
IDE/ATA
Drive device, buffer size
A reserved segment of memory within a drive device that is used to hold the data being processed.
2 MB
Writing speed
CD write speed*
24x
CD rewrite speed
10x
DVD write speed
8x
DVD rewrite speed
4x
Reading speed
CD read speed*
40x
Reading speed
DVD+R read speed
12x
Access time
DVD drive average random access time
125 ms
CD-ROM drive average random access time
140 ms
Other features
Media types supported
The types of media which can be used with this product.
CD-ROM, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD-ROM, DVD-R, DVD-RW, DVD+RW, DVD+R
Compatible operating systems
List of desktop operating systems tested as compatible with this product.
Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition, Microsoft Windows 2000 / XP Professional
Number of discs
The amount of discs contained in the device.
1
Storage capacity DVD
4.7