When testing the drive’s capacity I found that the drive was able to overburn up to While LightScribe capable drives use the same laser when burning both the data and label, they have to be able to accurately control the laser’s focus and position as well as the spindle speed. This means that the drive’s region is stored in the firmware. By looking at the picture below you can see the drive’s IDE interface, power connector and analog audio output connector. In both cases, the quality has been set to “best”. These special discs have a thin dye coating on the label side that absorbs laser light.

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Keep in mind this option not only changes the level of detail, it affects the amount of time it takes to print the label.

The higher the quality, the longer the process will take. This means that the drive’s region is stored in the firmware.

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This buffer is also backed up by some form of buffer underrun protection. Of course you can’t do this with just any drive, media or software. This buffer is also backed up by some form of buffer underrun protection. For testing purposes, we created a few discs using Verbatim’s LightScribe v1. More information on these features can be found dre-1608p3s our review of the CRWA.

This program queries the drive to see what its reading and writing capabilities are. Off by default, this LED lights up green when the drive is reading or writing. According to HP, it’s as simple as burning the data, flipping the disc, and then burning the label.

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This “BUSY” indicator lights up green whenever the drive is reading or writing. Before you can do this though, you will need to choose the contrast. Most of the fir,ware below have been taken from ASUS’s website and the manual that came with the drive.

Starting from the left of the IDE connection you’ll see the jumper switch for master, slave and cable select. Unfortunately, a patched RPC-1 firmware is not available for this drive yet. This means that the drive’s region is stored in the firmware. Next to the jumper block is the analog audio connector.

These special discs have a thin dye coating on the label side that absorbs laser light. According to Nero, the drive can write CD-Text and overburn. Here is a screen shot from Nero’s InfoTool. For this review the drive’s firmware has been updated to version 1.

This program queries the drive to see what its reading and writing capabilities are. However, at the time of this review, the list of compatible software is still relatively short. How long does it drww-1608p3s to print a label? They also must be able to recognize LightScribe media.

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Next to the jumper block is the analog audio connector. While there are a few slight differences, all three drives share the same basic design and have many of the same logos.

Most of the specs below have been taken from ASUS’s website and the manual that came with the drive. The drive’s region can be changed five times and after that it cannot be changed anymore.

Most major software companies have pledged support for the technology. While there are a few cosmetic differences like the eject dew-1608p3s and placement of the LED, all three drives share the same basic design and have many of the same logos.

Even if you have a LightScribe wsus drive and media, you will need software that supports it. By default the drive’s jumper comes set to master. The results are shown below. In this review we’ll just go over some of the basics and see how the DRWBL performs with the bundled software.