DRW-1814BL (black) - is the Light Scribe drive/ SATA/ 2 MB.
The ASUS DRW-1814BLT is the Light Scribe drive enables CD images and disc labels to be burned onto disc using the same drive that is used to burn the data. Make a label wherever and whenever you want with your PC or burner. Simple, Compatible and Flexible.
Multi Function: (X MULTI+LightScribe)
- Max. 18X DVD±R/ 8X DVD+RW/ 6X DVD-RW/ 8X DVD±R (DL).
- Max. 48X CD-R/ 32X CD-RW.
- Max. 16X DVD-ROM/ 40X CD-ROM.
- Max: 14X DVD-RAM Write.
Burn 2.4X DVD±R (Double Layer) Disc at 4X Speed
lextraLink™ Buffer Underrun Errors Prevention Technology
Built-in FlextraLink™ prevents users from buffer underrun problems and eliminates the creation of unusable discs. Throughout the recording process, FlextraLink™ consistently monitors the data buffer status to ensure best recording quality under high-speed operation.
FlextraSpeed™ Optimal Writing Speed Adjustment Technology
Built-in FlextraSpeed™ and AI Auto Speed Adjustment Tech. enhance accuracy and reliability when reading / writing / re-writing across a broad range of certified media in different formats. FlextraSpeed™ continuously monitors the recording media and sets the optimal writing speeds to ensure best recording quality. The ASUS proprietary FlextraSpeed™ occupies minimal system resources so the PC remains full operational and available for other applications even during recording process.
Superior Stability with DDSSII
The DDSSII technology is designed to minimize the vibration caused by the spindle motor and resonance between components as well as the drive and PC cases. The ASUS patented DDSSII stabilizes, both horizontally and vertically, the pick-up head, achieving more precise tracking and focusing, while reducing vibration and noise caused by high-revolution spindle motors.
Compatible with a Wide Range of Disc Formats
Operates on Horizontal or Vertical Mounting
ASUS Unique Live Firmware Update Tool
ASUS DRW-1814BL, Silver, Retail. Colour of product: Silver, Mounting: Vertical/Horizontal. Interface: Serial ATA, Drive device, buffer size: 2 MB, Mean time between failures (MTBF): 60000 h. CD write speed: 48x, CD rewrite speed: 32x, CD-R write speed: 48x. CD read speed: 48x, CD-R read speed: 48x, CD-RW read speed: 40x. DVD drive average random access time: 140 ms, CD-ROM drive average random access time: 150 ms