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Sony DRX-840U

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Sony DRX-840U

The Sony DRX-840U is an external DVD multi-drive that connects to computers via High Speed USB 2.0. It is compatible with Microsoft’s Windows 2000, Windows XP Home, Windows XP Professional, and Windows Vista operating systems.

This external DVD multi-drive measures 2.0 x 6.5 x 9.8 inches (W x H x D) and weighs 3.5 pounds. It has a motorized loading tray and can be used vertically along with the included vertical mounting stand.

The DRX-840U supports a number of media types includ…

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Sony DRX-840U

The Sony DRX-840U is an external DVD multi-drive that connects to computers via High Speed USB 2.0. It is compatible with Microsoft’s Windows 2000, Windows XP Home, Windows XP Professional, and Windows Vista operating systems.

This external DVD multi-drive measures 2.0 x 6.5 x 9.8 inches (W x H x D) and weighs 3.5 pounds. It has a motorized loading tray and can be used vertically along with the included vertical mounting stand.

The DRX-840U supports a number of media types including DVD+R, DVD+R DL, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD-R DL, DVD-RW, DVD-RAM, CD-ROM, CD-R, and CD-RW. Among the CD formats it supports include CD-DA (audio) Video CD, CD Text, CD-ROM, Photo CD, CD-ROM XA, and CD Extra. It offers a variety of recording modes including session-at-once, track-at-once, disc-at-once, multi-session, and packet writing.

The Sony DRX-840U reads CDs at a speed of 48x and DVDs at 16x. It writes at 48x on CDs, 20x on DVDRs, and 12x on DVDR DLs. It can also rewrite CDs at 32x, DVD-RWs at 6x, as well as DVD+RWs and DVD-RAMs at 12x. Apart from these, it has a burst transfer rate of 480 megabytes per second and a sustained transfer rate of 21 megabytes per second.

A standard package of the DRX-840U ships with the Nero Express 7 CD/DVD mastering software, an AC adapter, a user manual, and USB cables.

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