LiteOn Ultra Slim 8x DVDRW Burner Laptop SATA Optical Drive OEM

LiteOn DU-8A6SH Ultra Slim, 9.5mm, Laptop 8x DVD+/-RW, DVD-RAM, CD-RW Optical Disc Drive, SATA, Black, ACPI, OEM

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Scan code: LN63321 Manufacturer code: DU-8A6SH Request call
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Product Overview DU-8A6SH is a versatile optical disk drive. For CD write function, it is capable to write data, which conforms to Orange Book: Part 2 CD-R Volume 1 / Part 2 CD-R Volume 2 Multi Speed/ Part 3 CD-RW Volume 1 (known as Low Speed) / Part 3 CD-RW Volume2: High Speed / Part3 CD-RW Volume 3: Ultra Speed, into CD-R / RW disk in combination with write application software. For DVD write function, this drive confirms to DVD-RW Version 1.2 / DVD+RW Part 1 Volume 1 Version 1.3 / DVD+RW Part 1 Volume 2 Version 1.0 / DVD-R General Version 2.1 / DVD+R Version 1.3 / DVD-R9 Version 3.01 / DVD+R9 Version 1.2 / DVD-RAM (4.7G)Version 2.2. For read function, it is capable to read all of the following media: DVD single / dual layer (PTP, OTP), DVD-RW, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD+R, DVD-R9, DVD+R9, DVD-RAM. Besides, it reads all of CD formats and media: CD-DA, CD-ROM, CD-ROM/XA, Photo-CD, Multi-session, Karaoke-CD, Video CD, CD-I FMV, CD Extra, CD Plus, CD-TEXT, CD-R and CD-RW.

The drive supports a DVD-ROM data transfer rate of 8X in the outer track, 3.3X in the inner track, and achieves 6X speed in average for a 12cm (4.7Gbyte, single layer) disc. For CD-ROM data transfer rate, it supports 24X in the outer track, 10X in the inner track, and achieves 19X speed in average for a 74 min disc. Besides, SMART-X function smartly adjusts CD-DA / VCD / DVD data extraction to a fastest allowable speed according to both data request rate from host and disk quality. Regarding to CD write speed, it supports CD-R 24X writing, CD-RW 24X re-writing/ DVD-RW 6X re-writing / DVD+RW 8X re-writing / DVD-R 8X writing / DVD+R 8X writing / DVD-R9 6X writing / DVD+R9 6X writing and DVD-RAM 5X writing. For writing/ rewriting, SMART-BURN® function can avoid buffer under run as well as get the best writing quality by smartly adjusting writing strategy.

DU-8A6SH is a multi-function drive with power saving, slim size and ultra light weight that it meets notebook computer as well as all kinds of compact or external applications. Features • 9.5mm height for notebook computer use
• High efficient power saving modes and ACPI compliant
• Fast access time and high data transfer rate, could be vertical mounted (optional)
• Max. 24X CD-ROM CAV (Constant Angular Velocity) reading
• Max. 24X CD-R PCAV writing
• Max. 24X CD-RW ZCLV rewriting
• Max. 8X DVD-ROM CAV reading
• Max. 6X DVD-RW ZCLV rewriting
• Max. 8X DVD+RW ZCLV rewriting
• Max. 8X DVD-R PCAV writing
• Max. 8X DVD+R PCAV writing
• Max. 6X DVD-R9 PCAV writing
• Max. 6X DVD+R9 PCAV writing
• Max. 5X DVD-RAM PCAV rewriting
• SMART-X Smart Monitoring & Adjusting Read-speed Technology for eXtraction
• SMART-BURN® Smart Monitoring & Adapting Recording Technology for Burning
• Buffer under run free
• Conform to Orange Book: Part 2 CD-R Volume 1, Part 2 CD-R Volume 2 Multi Speed, Part 3 CD-RW Volume 1 (1x, 2x, and 4x), Part 3 CD-RW Volume 2: High Speed, Part 3 CD-RW Volume 3: Ultra Speed. Support Fixed packet, Variable packet, Disc-at-once, Session-at-once and Track-at-once
• Support Over-Burn and Raw mode copy
• CD read compliant: CD-DA,CD-ROM, CD-ROM/XA , Photo-CD, Multi-session, Video-CD, CD-I FMV, CD Extra, CD Plus, CD-R , and CD-RW discs of 8 or 12 cm diameter
• DVD read compliant: DVD single / dual layer (PTP, OTP), DVD-RW, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD-R multi-borders, DVD+R, DVD+R multi-sessions, DVD-R9, DVD+R9 and DVD-RAM discs with diameter of 8 or 12 cm 22. Support DOS 6.xx, Windows 2000/XP/Vista and Windows 7/8/8.1, Linux operating system
• ATA-8, MMC-6, SFF-8090 V7, and IMAPI compliant
• MPC level 3, PC2001 System Design Guide, MultiRead/UDF compliant
• 3 tray-eject methods – eject button, software, and emergency eject
• Supported transfer mode: Ultra DMA mode 6
• MTBF 60,000 POH
Drive Type DVD±RW
Interface SATA
Disc Loading Tray
Disc Labelling Technology N/A
CD Writing Speed
  • 24 x CD-R
  • 4 x CD-RW
  • 10 x HS-RW
  • 16 x U+ S-RW
  • 24 x US-RW
DVD Writing Speed
  • 8 x DVD+R
  • 6 x DVD+R DL
  • 8 x DVD+RW
  • 8 x DVD-R
  • 6 x DVD-R DL
  • 5 x DVD-RAM
  • 6 x DVD-RW
  • 6 x DVD-RW DL
Blu-ray Writing Speed  
CD Read Speed 24 x CD-ROM
DVD Read Speed 8 x DVD-ROM
Blu-ray Read Speed  
M-DISC Support No
Buffer Memory  
Buffer-underrun Fee No
Supported OS  
Colour Black
Dimensions (WxHxD)  
Package Type OEM

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LiteOn DU-8A6SH Ultra Slim, 9.5mm, Laptop 8x DVD+/-RW, DVD-RAM, CD-RW Optical Disc Drive, SATA, Black, ACPI, OEM is rated 4.0 out of 5 by 2.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Arrived on-time, easily installed, works well Used as a replacement for a failing/flaky CD drive on my laptop. As noted in the summary:- "Arrived on-time, easily installed, works well"
Date published: 2018-01-01
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Cheap optical drive For the price it is worth getting. It does the job but a bit flimsy. I would not want to use it a lot, luckily the days of disks seem to be numbered.
Date published: 2017-12-24
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