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The general trademark of a manufacturer by which the consumer knows its products. A manufacturer can have multiple brand names. Some manufacturers license their brand names to other producers.
Product name:
Product name is a brand's identification of a product, often a model name, but not totally unique as it can include some product variants. Product name is a key part of the Icecat product title on a product data-sheet.
Blu-Ray Disc Writer PX-B900A
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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.
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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.
optical disc drives
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Included since: 07 Oct 2006
The date Icecat noticed for the first time that this product was included in the price list of a channel partner
Info modified on: 21 Dec 2015 23:24:22
The date of the most recent change of this product data-sheet in Icecat.
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Long product name Plextor Blu-Ray Disc Writer PX-B900A:
The short editorial description of Plextor Blu-Ray Disc Writer PX-B900A
Blu-Ray Disc Writer PX-B900A / 2x BD-R, 2x BD-RE (single/dual layer), 8x DVD±R, 4x DVD+R DL

Marketing text Plextor Blu-Ray Disc Writer PX-B900A

The official marketing text of Plextor Blu-Ray Disc Writer PX-B900A as supplied by the manufacturer
Plextor announces its first drive to use Blu-ray technology - the PX-B900A. The internal (ATAPI) re-writer drive is capable of writing and re-writing Blu-ray discs at 2x (BD-R and BD-RE) up to a maximum capacity of 25GB for single layer and 50GB for dual-layer.
Short summary description Plextor Blu-Ray Disc Writer PX-B900A:
This short summary of the Plextor Blu-Ray Disc Writer PX-B900A data-sheet is auto-generated and uses the product title and the first six key specs.
Plextor Blu-Ray Disc Writer PX-B900A, BD-MV: - CPU: Dual Processor - 3 Ghz i945/955 Chipset , IDE/ATA, 146 x 41.3 x 190 mm, Intel Pentium 4 - 1.6 Ghz, Windows XP SP2, Windows 2000 SP4
Long summary description Plextor Blu-Ray Disc Writer PX-B900A:
This is an auto-generated long summary of Plextor Blu-Ray Disc Writer PX-B900A based on the first three specs of the first five spec groups.
Plextor Blu-Ray Disc Writer PX-B900A. Interface: IDE/ATA, Drive device, buffer size: 8 MB. CD write speed: 24x, CD rewrite speed: 16x, BD-RE write speed: 2x. CD read speed: 32x, DVD-ROM read speed: 8x, CD-ROM read speed: 32x. DVD drive average random access time: 170 ms, CD-ROM drive average random access time: 160 ms, BD-ROM average random access time: 210 ms. Height: 41.3 mm, Weight: 1 kg
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The product is built in.
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.
Drive device, buffer size
A reserved segment of memory within a drive device that is used to hold the data being processed.
8 MB
Writing speed
CD write speed*
CD rewrite speed
BD-RE write speed
BD-R write speed
DVD-RAM write speed
CD-RW write speed
DVD+R write speed
DVD-R write speed
DVD-R Double Layer write speed
DVD-RW write speed
DVD+RW write speed
DVD+R Double Layer write speed
CD-R write speed
Reading speed
CD read speed*
Reading speed
DVD-ROM read speed
CD-ROM read speed
BD-ROM read speed
Access time
DVD drive average random access time
170 ms
CD-ROM drive average random access time
160 ms
BD-ROM average random access time
210 ms
Weight & dimensions
The measurement of the product from head to foot or from base to top.
41.3 mm
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.
1 kg
Other features
Minimum system requirements
- CPU: Dual Processor - 3 Ghz i945/955 Chipset
- Video card: NVidia 6600, 6800, 7800 VGA / ATI Radeon X1800 (R520)
- Output: DVI + HDCP / HDMI
- OS: Windows XP SP2
- Display: (1280x1024)
- Input: DVI + HDCP / HDMI
Dimensions (WxDxH)
Dimensions of the product (Width x Depth x Height).
146 x 41.3 x 190 mm
Minimum RAM
The lowest RAM (memory) required to run a computer program or operating system.
512 MB
Minimum processor
The lowest speed that the computer processor can run at, or the minimum amount of processing capacity that can be used, for the computer and particular program(s) to function.
Intel Pentium 4 - 1.6 Ghz
Compatible operating systems
List of desktop operating systems tested as compatible with this product.
Windows XP SP2, Windows 2000 SP4