7. Protected Disc Tests
- Reading Tests
To create the image of the various protected titles to the hard disk, we used Alcohol 120% software and the appropriate settings, according to the protection type of the inserted discs. Below you can see the duration of each process as well as the transfer rate in each case.
|Game Title||Protection Scheme||Duration||Reading speed|
|PSX "NBA Jam Extreme"||Lybcrypt||00:47mins||1898 sectors/sec|
|Serious Sam The Second Encounter v1.07||SafeDisc v.2.60.052||01:09:16 mins||555 sectors/sec|
|VRally II||SecuROM v.2||02:37mins||2225 sectors/sec|
When it comes to game protection, the ASUS DVD-E616A can read/rip accurately all copy protection schemes with no problem, and considerably fast too. In this comparison, the ASUS was the fastest of the three drives.