Sony NEC Optiarc AD-7201A 20X DVD±RW/Dual Layer/CD-RW Black Face Plate Cover - Lightscribe PATA

Interested in reading and writing your DVDs more reliable and fast?

The 20x DVD multi writer opens up new dimensions for flexible read and write functions. This high-performance DVD/CD-burner is able to read your DVDs at a speed of 16x and CDs at 48x. It also brings fascinating dynamics into play when writing your blank disks. Now it can even write DVD-R DL two layer media at 12x, while reaching a speed of up to 20x for DVD+R and DVD-R. DVD+R9 and DVD+RWs are processed at 8x and DVD-RWs at 6x. And DVD-RAM can be recorded with up to 12x DVD speed. So how fast can it burn my CDs, you might ask? Even here, with speeds of 48x (CD-R) and 32x (CD-RW), it’s at the top of its class.



Things couldn’t be any more flexible, comfortable ­ or above all ­ faster

A combination of enormous speed, high precision and extreme comfort is possible. The AD-7201A is the best example.
Just trust on their highly sophisticated technology and enjoy
the amazing performance.

Beside the outstanding 20x speed the AD-7201A is able to record on DVD R media it has the capability to design the label side of a LightScribe DVD or CD media.


Technical Specifications
Models AD-7200A
AD-7201A (with LightScribe)
AD-7203A (with Labelflash™)
AD-7201S (with LightScribe)
AD-7203S (with Labelflash™)
Interface Parallel ATA (E-IDE/ATAPI) Serial ATA (S-ATA)
Bezel color Black (-0B), Beige (-01), Silver (-0S)
Disc loading method Tray loading
Max. Transfer Rate (Read)
  DVD-ROM 16x
CD-ROM 48x
Max. Transfer Rate (Write)  
  DVD+/-R 20x
DVD+/-R DL 8x (+R DL), 12x (-R DL)
DVD+/-RW 8x (+RW), 6x (-RW)
CD-R 48x
CD-RW 32x
Supported Media Formats DVDROM, DVD+R DL, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD-R DL, DVD-RW, DVD-RAM(Ver.2), CD-Audio, CD-ROM(mode 1 and mode 2), CD-ROM MA(mode 2, form 1 and form 2), Photo CD(single and multiple sessions), CD Extra, CD-RW, CD-TEXT, CD-I, VIDEO CD, DVD-Video
Buffer memory capacity 2 MByte
Access Time DVD: 160ms  CD: 140ms
Dimensions 148mm × 42mm × 170mm
Weight 660g 655g