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Asus DRW-2014L1T
5.6 out of 10

Asus DRW-2014L1T

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Overall 7
Features 8


16 March 2008
  • Conclusion: Like the DRW-1814BLT before it, the DRW-2014L1T has had its share of growing pains. Early reviews indicated that it suffered from many of the same performance issues as its predecessor.
  • Pros: Writes to DVD-R and DVD+R media at 20x, Writes to DVD+RW media at 8x, Writes to DVD-RW media at 6x, Writes to DVD+R DL and DVD-R DL media at 8x, Writes to DVD-RAM media at 14x, Reads single layer DVD-ROM's at 16x, Reads DVD±R and DVD-RAM media at 12x, Reads DVD±RW and DVD±R DL media at 8x, Featur...
  • Cons: High media requirements when writing at 20x, Questionable quality with some DVD±R DL media, Slower than other drives when writing to DVD±R DL and DVD-RAM media, Had a hard time reaching its rated speeds when reading pressed CD's, Reads CD-R media at only 40x, Documentation could be better
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ASUS DRW-2014L1T DVD±/RW Drive w/ LightScribe Review

Hardware Canucks
27 March 2008
  • Conclusion: This ASUS drive surprised us with its composure in all of the tests we put it through and it showed that it is ready for prime time. Even though it was compared to a BenQ drive that is almost two years old, its performance in the access time tests was a testament to ASUS's strive towards engineering...
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Expert Review

5 March 2008
  • Conclusion: The ASUS DRW-2014L1T drive had left us with a few doubts after completing the tests with the original firmware Ver1.00 installed. However, with the firmware Ver1.02, Asus engineers managed to correct the majority of the remarks we reported in the first version of this review, mainly addressing...
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