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DVD Dual RW Drive DRU-710A
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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: 15 Jul 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: 06 Feb 2017 11:25:19
The date of the most recent change of this product data-sheet in Icecat.
Product views: 9279
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Long product name Sony DVD Dual RW Drive DRU-710A:
The short editorial description of Sony DVD Dual RW Drive DRU-710A
DVD Dual RW Drive DRU-710A - 8.5GB DVD+R DL (Double Layer), Internal ATAPI/EIDE

Marketing text Sony DVD Dual RW Drive DRU-710A

The official marketing text of Sony DVD Dual RW Drive DRU-710A as supplied by the manufacturer

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

Maximum 16X 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

AHEAD nero software suite included for writing, authoring, video/audio editing, backup… and more!

3D OL Tilt Servo - Dynamically control objective lens (OL) tilt of optical pickup to improve read/write characteristics with deformed disc

Optimal Rotation Speed Control - adjust disc rotation speed depending on actual data reading speed by host PC

Short summary description Sony DVD Dual RW Drive DRU-710A:
This short summary of the Sony DVD Dual RW Drive DRU-710A data-sheet is auto-generated and uses the product title and the first six key specs.
Sony DVD Dual RW Drive DRU-710A, 2 MB, 33.3 MB/s, 48x, 32x, 48x, 900 g
Long summary description Sony DVD Dual RW Drive DRU-710A:
This is an auto-generated long summary of Sony DVD Dual RW Drive DRU-710A based on the first three specs of the first five spec groups.
Sony DVD Dual RW Drive DRU-710A. Drive device, buffer size: 2 MB, Burst transfer rate: 33.3 MB/s. CD write speed: 48x, CD rewrite speed: 32x. CD read speed: 48x. Weight: 900 g. Bundled software: Backup - Nero BackItUp Packet Writing - Nero InCD DVD Authoring Video Editing - Nero Vision Expres
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Drive device, buffer size
A reserved segment of memory within a drive device that is used to hold the data being processed.
2 MB
Burst transfer rate
33.3 MB/s
Writing speed
CD write speed*
CD rewrite speed
DVD write speed
DVD rewrite speed
Reading speed
CD read speed*
DVD read speed
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.
900 g
Packaging content
Bundled software
Software distributed with another product such as a piece of computer hardware or other electronic device, or a group of software packages which are sold together. A software suite is an example of bundled software, as is software which is pre-installed on a new computer.
Backup - Nero BackItUp
Packet Writing - Nero InCD
DVD Authoring Video Editing - Nero Vision Express
DVD Player - Nero ShowTime
Music Jukebox - Nero MediaPlayer
Mastering - Nero Burning ROM SE / Express
Other features
Power requirements
+5V (DC), +12V (DC)
Media types supported
The types of media which can be used with this product.
DVD (+R, +RW, -R, -RW), CD (-R, -RW)
Minimum system requirements
Dimensions (WxDxH)
Dimensions of the product (Width x Depth x Height).
145.8 x 165 x 41.3 mm
Storage capacity DVD
Compatible operating systems
List of desktop operating systems tested as compatible with this product.
Windows2000 professional
WindowsXP Home edition
WindowsXP professional
Physical dimension.
13.3 cm (5.25")
I/O ports
An interface on a device to which you can connect another device.
IDE 50pin
DC Power In (4pin)
Technical features
Drive Orientation: Horizontal or Vertical