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Sony DVD Dual RW Drive DRU-720A optical disc drive Internal

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DVD Dual RW Drive DRU-720A
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DRU-720A
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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.
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Long product name Sony DVD Dual RW Drive DRU-720A optical disc drive Internal :
The short editorial description of Sony DVD Dual RW Drive DRU-720A optical disc drive Internal

DVD Dual RW Drive DRU-720A
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Sony DVD Dual RW Drive DRU-720A optical disc drive Internal:
The official marketing text of Sony DVD Dual RW Drive DRU-720A optical disc drive Internal as supplied by the manufacturer

DVD Dual RW Drive supporting 8.5GB DVD+R DL (Double Layer), Internal ATAPI/EIDE

Features:
- Maximum 16X DVD+R and DVD-R --- High speed writing of all major DVD formats (+R, +RW, -R, -RW) and CD formats (-R, -RW)
- DVD+R DL (Double Layer) Supported --- 8.5GB capacity per single-sided disc
- Support major DVD formats (DVD+R, +RW, -R, -RW) and CD formats (CD-R, CD-RW)
- Replaceable front panel (Black) included to suite in more variety of PCs
- Compact size with shorter depth for easier installation and air flow improvement

Short summary description Sony DVD Dual RW Drive DRU-720A optical disc drive Internal:
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Sony DVD Dual RW Drive DRU-720A, 2 MB, 1.5 W, 48x, 32x, 48x, 135 ms

Long summary description Sony DVD Dual RW Drive DRU-720A optical disc drive Internal:
This is an auto-generated long summary of Sony DVD Dual RW Drive DRU-720A optical disc drive Internal based on the first three specs of the first five spec groups.

Sony DVD Dual RW Drive DRU-720A. Drive device, buffer size: 2 MB, Power consumption (typical): 1.5 W. CD write speed: 48x, CD rewrite speed: 32x. CD read speed: 48x. DVD drive average random access time: 135 ms, Access time: 140 ms. Weight: 900 g

Design
Internal *
Yes
Performance
Drive device, buffer size
2 MB
Power consumption (typical)
1.5 W
Writing speed
DVD write speed
8x
DVD rewrite speed
8x
CD write speed *
48x
CD rewrite speed
32x
Reading speed
DVD read speed
16x
CD read speed *
48x
Access time
DVD drive average random access time
135 ms
Access time
140 ms
Weight & dimensions
Weight
900 g
Packaging content
Bundled software
Nero BackItUp Nero InCD Nero Vision Express Nero ShowTime Nero MediaPlayer Nero Burning ROM SE / Express
Other features
I/O ports
IDE 50pin DC Power In (4pin)
DVD-RW speed
6x
DVD+R speed
16x
DVD+RW speed
8x
DVD-R speed
16x
Dimensions (WxDxH)
145.8 x 165 x 41.3 mm
Power supply type
+5V, +12V
Double Layer DVD write speed
4x
Compatible operating systems
Windows2000 WindowsXP Home edition WindowsXP professional
Number of optical discs
1 discs
Source Testseek summary Average rating
Reviews
Updated:
2011-10-04 05:57:17
Uk has collected 7 expert reviews for Sony DVD Dual RW Drive DRU-720A optical disc drive Internal and the average expert rating is 73 of 100. The average score reflects the expert community’s view on this product. Click below and use Uk to see all ratings, product awards and conclusions.
73%
Source Review comments Score
goodgearguide.com.au
Updated:
2011-11-06 00:50:39
Even though this drive technically supports 48X CD burning, Sony throttles it to 40X straight out of the box, citing reliability and safety concerns when the disc spins at very high speeds. Having experienced high-speed disc-shattering firsthand in the...
60%
extremetech.com
Updated:
2011-10-04 05:56:56
The drive supports both DVD+R and DVD-R discs with two layers. In a seeming attempt to muddy the waters, the DVD+RW Alliance now officially calls its two-layer disc burning technology "double layer." So youll see that referred to in the future as DV...
Good Speedy single layer burning; relatively inexpensive...
Bad Slightly slower in single layer DVD burning than the older DRU-720A; costs a little more, too.
Bottom line The DRU-720A can be found at an economical price, and does burn DVD+R DL at 4x speeds. Its also a little faster on single layer media than the new drive...
90%
v3.co.uk
Updated:
2011-10-04 05:57:04
DVD-R technology comes up to speed with this internal drive...
80%
Computerpoweruser.com
Updated:
2011-10-04 05:57:09
DRU-720A $149.99 ($119.99 after rebate) Sony (800) 352-7669; (408) 432-1600 www.sonyburners.com CPUs: 3.5 Specs: 16X/8X/16X DVD+RW, 16X/6X/16X DVD-RW, 48X/24X/48X CD-RW, 4X DVD+R DL The company that pioneered dual DVD±R/RW drives and later DL (double-l...
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anandtech.com
Updated:
2011-10-04 05:57:14
Introduction With DVD write speeds increasing, almost all optical storage device manufacturers ante up to keep up with demands of consumers and also to compete with other manufacturers. Recently, some of the bigger names have led the industry to increa...
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