Plextor PX-B310U BD Combo Super Multi Drive Review
16 October 2010
Conclusion: Let us summarize the most important positive and negative points below: The Plextor PX-B310U is a well build drive, offers a lot of extra features in the PlexUTILITIES suite, it also comes with a good software package that will cover all your burning and viewing needs. It has excellent write quality in DVD±RW media. Reading performance was excellent for a USB drive. It can change the booktype on all +R media.
Pros: Excellent write quality with DVD±RW media., Generally good CD-R/RW writing quality., Stylish design., Excellent reading performance., PlexUTILITES., Very good build quality., Supports BitSetting (BookType DVD-ROM) on DVD+R/DVD+RW/DVD+R DL., Good community support here at MyCE.com., Excellent software bundle., Has a power off switch., A blue led instead of the typical green one.
Cons: DVD±R writing quality could be better., You need to manually set the booktype from PlextUTILITIES, It couldn’t reach it’s max speed (16x) when burning.
Plextor PX-B310U External PX-B310U Blu-Ray USB DVD Writer Review
8 October 2010
Summary: On the test bench today is Plextor's PX-B310U external Blu-ray drive. In addition to Blu-ray playback (but not burning), this full sized external ODD, which connects to the PC over USB2.0 cable, doubles up as a DVD and CD burner. The PX-B310U supports DVD reading and writing in both the + and - formats, as well as reading and writing to DVD-RAM and Dual-Layered DVD discs.