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8X DVD SlimWriter 8.5GB ND-6650A
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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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Included since: 13 Oct 2005
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Info modified on: 21 Dec 2015 23:28:12
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Long product name NEC 8X DVD SlimWriter 8.5GB ND-6650A:
The short editorial description of NEC 8X DVD SlimWriter 8.5GB ND-6650A
8X DVD SlimWriter 8.5GB ND-6650A, 160/130 ms, IDE / ATAPI

Marketing text NEC 8X DVD SlimWriter 8.5GB ND-6650A

The official marketing text of NEC 8X DVD SlimWriter 8.5GB ND-6650A as supplied by the manufacturer
NEC introduces its 2nd generation ultra compact double layer DVD recording drive, capable to write at 8x speed DVD-R and DVD+R media as well as 8x write or rewrite at DVD +RW, 6x write at DVD-RW 4x write on DVD +R9 same as DVD-R DL media that allow store up to 8.5 GBytes. Besides DVD recording, the drive writes CD-R media with 24x speed as well as Ultra-Speed CD-RW discs at 16x. The read speed of 8x for DVD-ROM 24x for CD-ROM in combination with the access time of 160 ms for DVD and 130ms for CD comprise the most important 9 optical storage functions in 1 slimline drive. Low power consumption, small dimensions and the weight of just 182g without compromises in performance favours the drive as ideal portable solution as well as excellent optical storage in thin computers.
The ND-6650A provides fast DVD recording, high performance CD recording and excellent read performance by using NEC’s know how in developing and producing highly reliable optical storage devices.
Whether consumers desire to share cost-effectively home movies, music and/or private data by using write once discs, or like to store any kind of digital data only for a certain period by using rewriteable discs, the NEC
ND-6650A is capable to store up to 8.5 GB onto one DVD disc (or 700 Mbyte on a CD disc).
The ND-6650A takes advantage of NEC’s “high resolution writing strategy” and of an improved version of NEC’s “Active Optimized Power Control” (Active OPC). The “high resolution writing strategy” uses advanced laser modulation to enhance the accuracy of the written data. Active OPC dynamically monitors writing power and reflection of the media in use, calculating the optimum laser power and adjusting it in real-time. Not only the media type itself is written in the optimum way – but even local anomaly on the used media can be handled in the optimum way by NEC technology. Besides, NEC implemented its own developed buffer under run error prevention technology.
Supported platforms are Windows 98SE, 2000, Me and XP. If video editing function is not required, Windows NT 4.0 is supported as well.
Short summary description NEC 8X DVD SlimWriter 8.5GB ND-6650A:
This short summary of the NEC 8X DVD SlimWriter 8.5GB ND-6650A data-sheet is auto-generated and uses the product title and the first six key specs.
NEC 8X DVD SlimWriter 8.5GB ND-6650A, DVD-ROM, DVD-R, DVD+R, DVD-RW, DVD+RW, CD-ROM, CD-R/RW, DVD-RW, Black, 128 x 129 x 12.7 mm
Long summary description NEC 8X DVD SlimWriter 8.5GB ND-6650A:
This is an auto-generated long summary of NEC 8X DVD SlimWriter 8.5GB ND-6650A based on the first three specs of the first five spec groups.
NEC 8X DVD SlimWriter 8.5GB ND-6650A. Colour of product: Black. Optical drive type: DVD-RW, Drive device, buffer size: 2 MB. CD write speed: 20x, CD rewrite speed: 24x. CD read speed: 24x. Access time: 160 ms
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Colour of product*
The colour e.g. red, blue, green, black, white.
Optical drive type*
An optical drive uses laser to read optical discs such as CDs, DVDs and Blu-Ray. Some types of optical drive are: CD ROM drive, CR-RW (CD writer) drive, DVD-ROM.
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*
CD rewrite speed
Reading speed
CD read speed*
DVD read speed
Access time
Access time
160 ms
Weight & dimensions
Weight of the product without packaging (net weight). If possible, the net weight is given including standard accessories and supplies. Please note that sometimes the manufacturer leaves out the weight of accessories and/or supplies.
190 g
Other features
Media types supported
The types of media which can be used with this product.
Dimensions (WxDxH)
Dimensions of the product (Width x Depth x Height).
128 x 129 x 12.7 mm
Number of discs
The amount of discs contained in the device.
DVD-RW speed
DVD+R speed
DVD-R speed
DVD+RW speed
DVD+R9 speed
Double Layer DVD write speed