All tested drives received a perfect quality score of Twitter’s Ad Sales Surge. Let us see in this review if the new B model continuous to write media as well as its predecessor did, but now at the higher 16X speed. We then flashed the firmware to the latest release, version A Most problems occur when trying to write the ripped wav files, since the produced CD-R disc contains C2 and CU errors! The drive can read DVD media up to 16X, which is fast enough compared to the competition. Due to the fact that we oversped the reading capabilities of the LiteON SOHDT, such drops are expected, especially near the outer area of the disc.

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This is a rather poor performance.

The big advantage of this drive is its writing quality. This explains the speed differences shown in the graphs above. Galaxy S10, 5G, Folding Phones.

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All writing tests are made with firmware version Gsa-4106b, while some reading test are made with firmware version A, since reading performance of the drive is the same for both versions. Turn off the Ad Banner. Introduction – Retail Package 2. Traxdata 52X media recorded the worst results with a high of 50ns and in general, we expected somewhat better figures from the LG drive, since almost all media dvrram the 35ns limit. Of course, Double Layer media is also supported, at 2.


HL-DT-ST GSAB Firmware A Download

Depending on the inserted disc, the drive may lower its recording speed. Five tracks on the disc contain a sequence of progressively more difficult tests.

DVD-RAM media is the most appropriate media for large file storage and recovery, since it combines error correction system and BCM Bismuth Coupling Material recording layer technology, which improves signal to noise ratio for higher reliability during high-speed recording. CD Recording Tests 9.

More information about text formats. LG models are known to be excellent readers, and this new model was no exception.

After installing InCD, a new TAB was added to the drive’s properties providing information about the media file system:. Especially with copy protected games, the drive performed well in terms of speed, but unfortunately it cannot backup the latest SD 2. The front panel is not particularly impressive, since LG used the same typical panel available on most LG recorders. Only CD error correction capabilities need to be further improved by LG with future firmware releases.

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Top performance for a low price Top performance for a low price by Dong Ngo. Act like your business depends on them Backups: No errors were reported and the drive kept showing excellent DVD error correction capabilities. Fast, incredibly portable data storage — with one missing piece Fast, incredibly portable data storage — with gsa–4160b missing piece by Dong Ngo.

Below you can see the duration of each process as well as the transfer rate in each case. The disc checks the layer switch operation from layer 0 to layer 1 and also includes test pictures and test signals for DVD sound files.


The C2 errors as reported from Plextools could be due to the writing quality of the drive, since the disc was burned at the maximum speed. Same image here, with high 3T Land values, overshooting the 35ns limit. We received the drive with firmware version A We received the drive with firmware version A LG does not officially support booktype setting for this drive with current firmware, but we hope to see future firmware releases solving this problem, since LG has already released new firmware to support the booktype setting for the GSAB model.

The drive uses the well known RPC II region control, allowing a user to change the drive’s region at most 5 times. DVD Recording Tests Of course, you can format erase the disc and use it with a normal application like Nero. By clicking on the picture, you can see a higher resolution image. We should emphasize the LG drive’s performance with SafeDisc protected games since it is one dvddram the fastest rippers on the market with this copy protection method.

Dvram problems occur when trying to write the ripped wav files, since the produced CD-R disc contains C2 and CU errors!