Philips JackRabbit4 DVD+RW recorder - Page 2
Data CD Reading Tests
- Pressed CD results (Click for
As can be seen from the table above, the Philips JR4DVDRW was faster than
the Pioneer DVR-SK12D used here for comparison, and in fact a good deal faster.
The End Speed for the Philips drive confirms the manufacturer's
stated maxixmum in the specifications (40x), reaching a final reading speed
the Philips drive was not compatible with CDSpeed's seek times test, neither
with the latest version nor with older versions. As such, we cannot present
seek times against those of the Pioneer for comparison purposes.
For this reason, we present access times, measured
- CD-R Media results (Click for
In this test, we copied the pressed disc used in the previous test onto
CDR media, in order to check the reading behaviour of drive with CDR
to also check if
a difference in comparison with the original pressed CD.
Both drives returned result almost identical to those of the previous
test. Once again, the Philips drive was much faster than Pioneer.
the left are the access times for the Philips drive, which are almost the same
for both read tests with pressed and CDR media.
- ReWritable Media (Click for
For this test
we used 24x High Speed rewritable media from Mitsubishi Chemicals.
The Philips drive also showed the same, good performance with RW media.
Again, the Pioneer drive had lower speeds with this media too.