Sony DRU-500A Specifications

Sony DRU-500A

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Sony DRU-500A

Part Number: DRU500A (Reviewed) Released: 1 October 2002

Optical Storage

  • Form Factor
    5.25" x 1/2H
  • Form Factor (metric)
    13.3 cm x 1/2H
  • Read Speed
    32x (CD) / 8x (DVD)
  • Write Speed
    24x (CD) / 4x (DVD-R) / 2.4x (DVD+R)
  • Rewrite Speed
    10x (CD) / 2x (DVD-RW) / 2.4x (DVD+RW)
  • Supported Recording Modes
    multisession
  • Supported Media Formats
    CD Extra, CD Text, CD-DA (audio), CD-ROM XA, Photo CD, Video CD
  • Supported Media Types
    CD-R, CD-ROM, CD-RW, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-ROM
  • Buffer Size
    8 MB
  • Access Time
    160 sec, 200 sec
  • Media Load Type
    tray
  • Features
    emergency disk eject hole
  • Compliant Standards
    Video CD

Storage

  • Drive Type
    DVD writer
  • Product Type
    DVD±RW drive
  • Enclosure Type
    internal
  • Interface
    IDE

Power Device

  • Type
    none

Interface Provided

  • Qty
    1
  • Connector Type
    40 pin IDC
  • Interface
    IDE/ATAPI

Hard Drive

  • Type
    none

Video

  • Video Output
    none

Software / System Requirements

  • OS Required
    Microsoft Windows 98 Second Edition, Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional, Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition, Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition, Microsoft Windows XP Professional

System Requirements

  • Min Hard Drive Space
    1 GB
  • OS Required
    Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional, Microsoft Windows 98 Second Edition, Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition, Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition, Microsoft Windows XP Professional

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony DRU
  • Model
    500A
  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Compatibility
    PC

Expansion Slots

  • Type
    none

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
    Cyberlink PowerDVD, MusicMatch Jukebox, Sonic MyDVD, VERITAS DLA, VERITAS RecordNow, VERITAS Simple Backup

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Service & Support Details

  • Service Included
    parts and labor
  • Full Contract Period
    1 year
  • Type
    limited warranty

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Where to Buy

Sony DRU-500A

Part Number: DRU500A Released: 1 Oct 2002

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