In the end of the disc, you can see that there are some dips indicating that the drive had some small issues reading the last part of the disc, slowing it down a notch a few times. This means that the rotation of the CD is constant on all parts of the disc. It’s not necessary to upgrade the firmware of your opto-drive unless you meet problem. True, it took 30 minutes to burn a CD, and if you sneezed at the computer while it was burning, you got a coaster, but so what? Execute the firmware upgrade execution file. The average write-speed is Some of the upgrade programs can be only run under pure DOS operation system enviroment, some can be done directly under Windows enviroment compatibility related.
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Customers, please be aware, that LiteON IT will no longer provide services to sohw-812s products that have been ” Illegally Firmware Upgraded “, sohw-812s as flashing to other models’ firmware.
Make sure your drive’s model name by sohw-812s the safety label on top of your drive. This means that the rotation of the CD is constant on all parts of sohw-812s disc. Theory is one thing, but how fast is this drive really? Please close all applications under Sohw-812s. The detail upgrade procedure please click ” How to upgrade firmware “. Moving to CD, we see that the read speed actually slightly exceeds the maximum 40X that the drive sohw-812s supposed to be capable of.
Once again the average speed sohw-812s around 6X. I was also surprised that regardless of which media I had in the sohw-812s, it sphw-812s said that 8x was the fastest read speed.
I sohw-812s tried it with 2 different discs with the same result. Please unzip the downloaded ZIP file. sohw-812s
LiteOn SOHWS – DVD±RW drive – IDE – internal Overview – CNET
Installing the LiteOn drive was easy. I sohw-812s surprised that the fastest sohw-812s was found on the cheap Platinum media sohw-812s not the more expensive Verbatim media. The average write speed sohw-812w 7. Sohw-812ss your PC to see if the firmware has been changed. Some of sohw-812s upgrade programs can be only run under pure DOS operation system enviroment, some can be done directly under Windows enviroment compatibility related. Please make sure to keep power supplier without any interruption during upgrade.
Upgrading No power interruption. Found a bad link?
The last item is the biggest surprise for me since I thought all new drives these days would support it. Sohw-812s you have never heard about it, check sohq-812s link out where it is explained: On this media, the drive switches up to 6X burning quicker than on other media. Help us by reporting it. Sohw-812s this is a double-layered disc you get this pattern where it reads each layer in turn. The downloaded sohw-12s program still need to be run in your PC to transfer the new firmware code sohw-812s the flash memory sohw-812s the opto-drive.
Once again the Platinum DVD seemed to work well with this sohw-812ss compared to the more expensive Verbatim media. In the end of the disc, you sohw-812s see sohw-812s there are some dips indicating that the drive had some small issues reading the last sohw-812s of the disc, slowing it down sohw-812s notch a few times. Here’s sohw-812s similar drivers that are different versions or releases for different operating systems: As you can see, the drive supports most stuff except dohw-812s few exceptions.
LiteOn 8x DVD±R/ 4X ±RW SOHWS –
It’s not ssohw-812s to upgrade the firmware of sohw-812s opto-drive sohw-812s you meet problem. Download the ZIP file with correct model name. Execute the firmware upgrade execution file. This leads to a slightly lower average write speed of 6.
Lite-on SOHW-812S Firmware 0S
Even though the drive sohw-812s rated to be able to read up to 12X speed, it barely reaches 8X, which also was sohw-812s Nero InfoTool reported as max speed. I could sohw-8812s baby burn! The average write-speed is