This is the latest CD ROM from Philips.
Can it real reach speeds of 48x ? Or not? Does it make fast and accurate DAE
? Find out by reading the review..
CD Rom Specifications:
48X MTRP(TM) ~ 7200 KB/sec
Multi Read, Horizontal & Vertical Mount, CAV/CLV, Analog &
digital output, Plug-n-Play
Ultra DMA 33
Supported CD Formats
CD-DA, CD-ROM/XA (Mode 1, Mode2), CD-I/MPEG, PhotoCD, Karaoke CD,
CD-Extra(CD+), I-trax CD, CDR, CDRW
Package: The retail version included CD Rom,
manual, drivers for Win 3.1 & Dos, cable for connect CD Rom to soundcard.
Installation: Installation was easy. I enabled Ultra DMA
and Master jumpers on the rear panel. After boot CD Rom intentified as PCA483CD
from BIOS (both Dos & Windows). DMA checked on (AUTO since it is Ultra DMA
compartible), unchecked Auto Insert notification and reboot. All was set and
time to start tests..