Friday, February 27, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Qualcomm Extends LTE to Unlicensed Spectrum to Enhance Mobile Experiences
Toshiba Develops Multicore SoC For Image-Recognition Applications
Samsung Says Semiconductor Technology Can Easily Scale Down to 5nm
Ericsson Sues Apple Over Patent Infringement
Net Neutrality Rules Passed by The FCC
Apple To Hold Watch Event on March 9
ARCHOS Expands Selection of Smartphones During Mobile World Congress
LG 's 2015 OLED And LED 4K ULTRA HD TVs Now Available in The U.S.
Active Discussions
burning
nvidia 6200 review
Hello
Burning Multimedia in track 0
I'm lazy. Please help.
sanyo e6 camera
need help on some cd burning...
Why Double Logins ?
 Home > News > Optical Storage > Pioneer...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, April 23, 2009
Pioneer Ships DVR-XD08 Slim-type DVD Burner in Japan


Pioneer unveiled a new 8x USB-powered DVD burner for the Japanese market today.

The new DVR-XD08 is a portable external DVD burner capable of 8x DVD burning. Powered by the USB 2.0 bus, the drive does not require any additional power supply in order to operate, offering convenience and high portability.

The stylish device is also offering 6x DVD+R/-R DL burning, 5x for DVD-RAM, 6x for DVD-RW, 8x for DVD+RW and 24x for CD-R /RW.



In addition, the drive supports Pioneer's PureRead and PowerRead functions, also met at the company's internal DVD burners for the Japanese market. The PowerRead function makes it easier to read a damaged DVD Video disc while the PureRead function compensates the digital noise introduced when a scratched or dusty audio CD is reproduced. The idea behind PURE READ is to try and correct damaged sectors, which are read from the Audio-CD. The feature re-reads damaged sectors to see if it can recover them. When these damaged sectors are read in a normal scenario, the sector may well be read without any serious error, but sometimes pops or crackles can be heard in the final ripped file. When a sector that is difficult to read is detected, the laser tries to re-read the damaged sector. Not just re-reading the sector, but the drive will actually adjust its read parameters (I.E. higher or lower laser power and the angle of the laser beam are adjusted) to try and get the best possible read-back from that damaged sector. An algorithm calculates the "best" or "average" result it achieves, and that information (I.E. the best-possible result) is then used as part of the final file.

Finally, the drive features the 'True Theater' technology that can be able to upscale DVD video content to full-HD resolution.

The DVR-XD08 will retail in Japan in May for around 15,000 Yen ($153). The retail package includes Cyberlink's PowerProducer v5, PowerDirector v7, PowerDVD v7, Power2Go v6, InstantBurn v5 Medi @ Show v4, PowerBackup v2 as well as a special utility that controls the PURE READ function.



Previous
Next
Seagate Ships Barracuda Low-Power Desktop Hard Drive Family        All News        Upgrade Your WB HD DVDs For New Blu-ray Discs
Nero MOVE IT Gets Performance Boost From Nvidia Cuda Architecture     Optical Storage News      Upgrade Your WB HD DVDs For New Blu-ray Discs

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Pioneer Goes Retro With The New PL-30 Turntable
Pioneer HDJ-2000MK2 Headphones Target Pros
Pioneer DJ Unveils New Professional Studio Headphones
Pioneer XDJ-RX Rekordbox DJ System Comes With a Built-in Screen
Pioneer Releases Solid-state Drive
New Pioneer BDR-S09J-X BD Is Optimized For Audio Playback
Pioneer at CES 2015
Pioneer To Release The BDR-XU03JM Portable Blu-ray Drive For Macs
New Pioneer XDJ-1000 Multiplayer Offers Touchscreen, Wi-Fi Connectivity, and rekordbox
Pioneer Reports Reduced Sales For 2Q Fiscal 2015
Pioneer KUVO Links Together Club Fans, DJs, and Clubs
Pioneer Launches The Eco-friendly BDR-XD05J2 BD Burner

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .