- 4X BD-ROM
- 12X DVD-ROM
- 8 MB Cache
Works Flawlessly 09/30/2008
Works out of the box
Great Picture Quality and Audio for my 1080p and 5.1 surround
Looks clean and works quietly and matches black cases well
Needless to say the installation that was required from my end was minimal and anyone could do it.
Does not include the 4pin to SATA power connector that some people may need.
Software seems to be useless, get a better newer version.
I booted er up and it was immediately recognized by the motherboard and i proceeded to pop in a Movie. I rented IronMan, which coincidentally came out... TODAY in order to test the viability of this drive to be able to play new releases. So i popped the movie in and I had PowerDVD 8 Ultra(by cyberlink) already installed so i didnt need anything on the software end. These drives have been said to have issues playing dual layer media, but from my experience this drive hasnt had any issues playing this movie. The drive comes with the latest firmware so there are no issues whatsoever and my version of PowerDVD8 Ultra is the newest one available. This Drive comes with a Red Sata cable but does not come with the power adapter which seems to be a bit silly since not everyone will have a SATA PSU. It also comes with an OEM bundled version of PowerDVD 7.3 But from what ive been hearing this software is old and will not be updated due to the fact that its a limited OEM version, so i didnt even b
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