Plextor PX-740A - DVD±RW (±R DL) drive - IDE - internal

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Specs

General

  • Packaged Quantity (for specs)
    10
  • Device Type
    DVD±RW (±R DL) drive - internal
  • Manufacturer
    Plextor Corp.

Power Device

  • Type
    none

Storage

  • Drive Type
    DVD writer
  • Product Type
    DVD±RW (±R DL) drive
  • Enclosure Type
    internal
  • Interface
    IDE

Optical Storage

  • Type
    DVD±RW (±R DL) - 5.25" x 1/2H
  • Form Factor
    5.25" x 1/2H
  • Form Factor (metric)
    13.3 cm x 1/2H
  • Speeds
    16x/16x
  • Read Speed
    48x (CD) / 16x (DVD)
  • Write Speed
    48x (CD) / 16x (DVD±R) / 4x (DVD-R DL) / 8x (DVD+R DL)
  • Rewrite Speed
    32x (CD) / 6x (DVD-RW) / 8x (DVD+RW)
  • Supported Recording Modes
    disk-at-once, incremental recording, mixed mode, multi-border recording, multisession, packet writing, random access write, restricted overwrite, sequential write, session-at-once, track-at-once
  • Supported Media Formats
    CD Extra, CD Text, CD+G (Karaoke CD), CD-DA (audio), CD-I, CD-ROM, CD-ROM XA, DVD+VR, DVD-Video, Mixed-mode CD, Photo CD, Video CD
  • Supported Media Types
    CD-R, CD-ROM, CD-RW, DVD+R, DVD+R DL, DVD+RW, DVD-ROM
  • Buffer Size
    2 MB
  • Buffer Underrun Protection
    BURN-Proof / Lossless Linking / Zero Link
  • Access Time
    100 sec, 150 sec
  • Media Load Type
    tray
  • Features
    emergency disk eject hole, horizontal/vertical mountable
  • Compliant Standards
    Video CD
  • Type
    DVD±RW (±R DL) - 5.25" x 1/2H

Interface Provided

  • Qty
    1
  • Connector Type
    2 pin digital audio, 4 pin audio, 40 pin IDC
  • Interface
    IDE/ATAPI, SPDIF out, audio out

Miscellaneous

  • Package Type
    Retail
  • Color
    black
  • MTBF
    125000 hour(s)
  • Color Category
    black

Video

  • Video Output
    none

Software / System Requirements

  • OS Required
    Microsoft Windows 98 Second Edition, Microsoft Windows 2000, Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition, Microsoft Windows XP, Microsoft Windows 98SE/2000/ME/XP

System Requirements

  • OS Required
    Microsoft Windows 2000, Microsoft Windows 98SE/2000/ME/XP, Microsoft Windows 98 Second Edition, Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition, Microsoft Windows XP

Header

  • Brand
    Plextor
  • Product Line
    Plextor
  • Model
    PX-740A
  • Packaged Quantity
    10
  • Compatibility
    PC

Expansion Slots

  • Type
    none

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    5.7 in
  • Depth
    7 in
  • Height
    1.6 in
  • Weight
    1.98 lbs

Bay Required

  • Total Qty
    1
  • Type
    front accessible
  • Form Factor
    5.25" x 1/2H
  • Form Factor (metric)
    13.3 cm x 1/2H

Slot Required

  • Type
    none

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities

System Requirements Details

  • Operating System
    Windows 98SE/2000/ME/XP
  • Processor Type
    Pentium 4
  • Processor Speed
    1.4 Hz
  • Min RAM Size
    256 MB
  • Min Hard Drive Space
    10 GB

Service & Support

  • Type
    2 years warranty

Service & Support Details

  • Type
    limited warranty
  • Full Contract Period
    2 years

General

  • Manufacturer
    Plextor Corp.

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