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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.
Double layer DVD burner(INTERNAL) DRU-820A
Product code :
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.
Category :
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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created by Sony: a data-sheet is imported from an official source from a manufacturer. But the data-sheet is not yet standardized by an Icecat editor.
created/standardized by Icecat: the data-sheet is created or standardized by an Icecat editor.
Included since: 23 Mar 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: 06 Feb 2017 11:53:42
The date of the most recent change of this product data-sheet in Icecat.
Product views: 13265
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Long product name Sony Double layer DVD burner(INTERNAL) DRU-820A:
The short editorial description of Sony Double layer DVD burner(INTERNAL) DRU-820A

Marketing text Sony Double layer DVD burner(INTERNAL) DRU-820A

The official marketing text of Sony Double layer DVD burner(INTERNAL) DRU-820A as supplied by the manufacturer
Sony's newest DVD burner now incorporates DVD-RAM recording, creating a true DVD Multi drive. It doesn't matter if you have DVD(+), DVD(-), or DVD(RAM) media - consider yourself covered with the DRU-820A.
The DRU-820A comes bundled with an unbeatable Nero 6.6 software suite. With this package you can store 'albums' worth of digital pictures, make your own DVD movies, compile custom music collections and even backup your valuable computer data.
The package also includes an additional black front panel to match black coloured PCs.
Short summary description Sony Double layer DVD burner(INTERNAL) DRU-820A:
This short summary of the Sony Double layer DVD burner(INTERNAL) DRU-820A data-sheet is auto-generated and uses the product title and the first six key specs.
Sony Double layer DVD burner(INTERNAL) DRU-820A, 146 x 172.5 x 41.2 mm
Long summary description Sony Double layer DVD burner(INTERNAL) DRU-820A:
This is an auto-generated long summary of Sony Double layer DVD burner(INTERNAL) DRU-820A based on the first three specs of the first five spec groups.
Sony Double layer DVD burner(INTERNAL) DRU-820A. Dimensions (WxDxH): 146 x 172.5 x 41.2 mm
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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
66.6 MB/s
Writing speed
CD write speed*
CD rewrite speed
DVD write speed
DVD rewrite speed
Reading speed
CD read speed *
DVD read speed
Access time
DVD drive average random access time
130 ms
Access time
135 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.
820 g
Other features
Dimensions (WxDxH)
Dimensions of the product (Width x Depth x Height).
146 x 172.5 x 41.2 mm