So far I’ve not found anything super magic about the drive, but also no bad things either. Curious as to what program to use to set bit setting on this drive. I then flashed it to B1HY and still cannot see the media. The two I am sure of are: But for the price it is a great value. My drive has an 8mb buffer, and a top speed of

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We delete comments that violate our policywhich we encourage you to read. Maybe it isn’t since yours seems to bsnq a similar task in 5 to 6 minutes. Post your DVD Media comments here. If the replacement burns and reads fine, I will praise it as a good value.

Rated this writer 10 of I’ll try to watch a commercial DVD-Video soon and let you know.

Well I have an approved RMA. Hopefully it’s reading breakups were symptomatic of it gasping it’s dying breath.

BenQ DW400A – DVD+RW drive – IDE Series

Laptops by Justin Jaffe Nov 26, What version of Nero are you wd400a But I’m not aware of what those factors might be regarding speed. It may help to solve compatiblity issue. My drive, however, is using the B1GY firmware.


BenQ DWA DVD Writer – VideoHelp

Comments posted by Mac Laine from Other, October 08, You might try the demo pack rw400a All Media. After each zone the write speed is increased. Here’s some info from Nero. I’ve also used Drag-to-Disc to packet write to 2. I would like to correct my comment below. But maybe it’s the software? Comments posted by Skillz from Other, October 08, I flashed up to B1HY and got no improvement in read speed. AV products have become an indispensable source of enjoyment for the modern lifestyle, and tools for editing and storing audiovisual content will be the focus of future consumer demand.

After the copy was “finished” the drive kept writing in the background.

Ultra 4x4x16 / BenQ DWA mini review. : DVD Writers

These are the ones you should grab. I got my RA number and will consider this a failed experiment for my needs. DVD speed adjustment was not available until I flashed with the newer firmware. Have this writer a couple of weeks. There was a dw040a liste for the DW Do you thing it’s the burner or the my CD?!


The disc I watched was from another burner, so maybe that has something to do with it. Comments posted by gerald butler from United States, January 29, That’s what I like most about this drive, bit setting. It seems to spec out about the same as the DWA, but costs more, and being a Lite-On, would probably be worth it. The Bit setting book type utility is now available on the BenQ North American site as well as the Global site, a word of warning though, this utility has a bug in it, when pointed to your BenQ drive it says drive not supported, when you point it to another DVD drive it will actually be pointing to the BenQ drive, at least that was the case for me and at least one other fellow that I know of.

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