My search for a dw1620 is still not producing anyone with them in stock. However, plenty of them will sell me a dw1610 they say is the same thing.....
This is what I keep running into:
Part # DW1610
Supported format DVD-RAM(Only Read), DVD+RW/+R, DVD-R/RW, DVD-ROM, DVD+R DoubleLayer R9, formats of CD Family, CD-R & CD-RW discs
Write Speed DVD+R: 16X max
DVD+R DL: 2.4X max
DVD+RW: 4X max
DVD-R: 16X max
DVD-RW: 4X max
CD-R: 40X max
CD-RW: 24X max
Read Speed CD-ROM: 40X Max
DVD-ROM: 16X Max
Buffer Size 2MB
Interface ATAPI / E-IDE
Form Factor 5"
Software Contents Sonic RecordNow, WinDVD Player
System Requirements Pentium III 450 MHz or faster CPU and 128 MB or higher RAM are required
650 MB HDD available capacity; and 5 GB free space for creating a DVD image file
OS Requirements Windows 98 / NT 4.0 / ME / 2000 / XP
Features The WOPC II (Walking Optimal Power Control II) algorithm constantly evaluates writing quality and adjusts the writing power accordingly in order to ensure optimal writing quality over the entire disc.
The BLER OPC (Block Error Rate Optimal Power Control) further enhances the writing quality near the end of the disc, where the risk of warping is higher.
Sliding Cone mechanism Qvideo 2.0/ Easy DV, TV, AV to DVD
Book Type Management for superb media compatibility
Black-colored tray minimize jitters to enhance writing quality
Manufacturer Warranty 1 year