Emprex DVDRW-2016SA Network Card User Manual

16X DVD Writer
Supports DVD+/-RW, and DVD-RAM
writing
(SATA Interface)
User’s Manual
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CAUTION
CLASS 3B VISIBLE AND INVISIBLE LASER RADIATION WHEN OPEN.
AVOID DIRECT EXPOSURE TO BEAM.
VORSICHT
KLASSE 3B SICHTBARE UND UNSICHTBARE LASERSTRAHLUNG WENN
GEOFFNET. NICHT IN DEN STRAHL SEHEN.
ATTENTION
RADIATION DU FAISCEAU LASER VISIBLES ET INVISIBLES DE CLASSE 3B
EN CAS D'OUVERTURE. EVITER TOUTE EXPOSITION AUX RAYONS.
Copyright Statement
It is a criminal offence, under applicable copyright laws, to make
unauthorised copies of copyright-protected material, including computer
programs, films, broadcasts and sound recordings. This equipment should
not be used for such purposes.
FCC Compliance Statement
This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the
following two conditions:
1. this device may not cause harmful interference, and
2. this device must accept any interference received, including interference that
may cause undesired operation.
FCC Warning Statement
This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B
digital device, pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits are designed to
provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential
installation. This equipment generates, uses and can emit radio frequency energy
and, if not installed or used in accordance with the instructions, may cause
interference to radio communications. However, television reception interference
can be determined by turning the equipment off and on. The user is encouraged to
correct the interference by one or more of the following measures:
• Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna
• Increase the separation between the equipment and the receiver
• Connect the equipment into an outlet different from that to which the receiver
is connected
• Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help.
CAUTION
Changes or modifications not expressly approved by the party responsible for
compliance could void the user’s authority to operate the equipment.
FOR EUROPE
“The drive is in conformity with the EMC directive and low-voltage
directive.”
WEEE LOGO
Disposal of Old Electrical & Electronic Equipment (Applicable
in the European Union and other European countries with
separate collection systems)
This symbol on the product or on its packaging indicates that this product shall not
be treated as household waste. Instead it shall be handed over to the applicable
collection point for the recycling of electrical and electronic equipment. By
ensuring this product is disposed of correctly, you will help prevent potential
negative consequences for the environment and human health, which could
otherwise be caused by inappropriate waste handling of this product. The recycling
of materials will help to conserve natural resources. For more detailed information
about recycling of this product, please contact your local city office, your
household waste disposal service or the shop where you purchased the product.
Table of Contents
INTRODUCTION
SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS
INSTALLATION
HARDWARE INSTALLATION
DRIVER INSTALLATION
Windows Environment
SOFTWARE PACKAGE
Installation Under Windows Environment
CONNECTION & OPERATION
FRONT PANEL
REAR VIEW
DVD REGIONAL CODE
REGION PLAYBACK CONTROL MANAGEMENT
REGIONAL CODES
About This Drive
TECHNICAL DATA
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INTRODUCTION
Welcome to a multimedia world of ReWritable technology with DVD
burning capabilities. This multiformat recordable drive presents you
more backup choices other than acting as a CD-R/RW drive and as a
DVD-ROM reader. The drive supports DVD Forum’s DVD-R/RW/RAM
standard as well as that of DVD+RW Alliance’s DVD+R/RW enabling
excellent compatibility, simple, quick recording of both CD/DVD formats,
huge capacity storage, and theater-quality playback.
The bundled application software offers the creation fun of video, photos,
and music editing in addition to basic data backup. You can record up to
8.5 GB, 4 hours of TV shows or movies with high-quality MPEG2
video/AC-3 sound effect, and even more appealing, author your own
DVD movies – from capture to editing and burning.
Handy, easy to use with rich function, this DVD Writer is an ideal model
to enjoy the fascinating digital entertainment on your desktop and here
are some more important features:
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16X DVD+R, 16X DVD-R, 8X DVD+R Double Layer, and 6X DVDR Dual Layer writing, 8X DVD+RW, 6X DVD-RW, and 5X DVDRAM rewriting, and 16X DVD-ROM reading
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48X CD-R writing, 24X CD-RW rewriting, and 48X CD-ROM
reading
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Adopts “MTKSuperLink” technology to prevent buffer underrun
errors for CD & DVD writing
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Supports writing modes of TAO, DAO, SAO and packet writing
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Compatible with most existing DVD-ROM drives and DVD video
players
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Bundled with an extensive application software package
System Requirements
For IBM compatible PCs, the system requirements recommended are
as follows:
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Pentium III, 800MHz or above with at least 256MB of memory
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Minimum 2GB free Hard Disk space
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SATA host interface supporting ATAPI MMC command
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Operating system: Microsoft Windows 98SE/ME/2000/XP
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One SATA port
INSTALLATION
Hardware Installation
To connect this drive to your PC, you will need one SATA port for the
SATA drive.
1. With the power to your PC disconnected, remove the PC’s top cover.
2. Insert the drive into one of the free 5¼" bays available for disk drives
and secure it with screws to your PC.
3. Connect the 7-pin Signal & 15-pin Power Segment Key cable from
your hard disk to the back of the DVD Writer drive.
4. If you have a sound card that can be connected to this drive, you can
also connect Audio-Out of the drive to Audio-In of the sound card with
a 4-pin audio cable.
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Please make sure to connect Pin 1 from Audio-Out of the
Writer to Pin 1 from Audio-In of the sound card.
5. Reinstall the casing on your PC, and reconnect the power supply.
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Driver Installation
Windows Environment
This DVD writer is a Plug & Play device and there is no need to install
driver. Windows 98SE/ME/2000/XP can automatically detect the drive
and load the appropriate driver.
Software Package
The bundled package combines software for 1) DVD/CD recording 2)
DVDs/VCDs authoring 3) Packet Writing 4) VCD playback, which gives
you the complete solution for making audio/data CDs/DVDs of different
formats, editing video and authoring DVD movies. The user-friendly
interface simplifies the recording process and guides you through the
creation in an easy and innovative way. No matter you are a novice or
an experienced user; this is your best recording tools with the writer.
Installation Under Windows Environment
1. Insert the application CD and the installation program will run
automatically. Then follow the on-screen procedures.
Or
2. Run:\setup.exe on the application CD.
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CONNECTION & OPERATION
Front Panel
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Disc Tray
Place the disc in the tray here, and then press the Close/Eject button
or lightly push the tray to close it.
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LED Indicator (Green color)
Flashes “green” while verifying, reading or writing discs.
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Emergency Eject Hole
If the Close/Eject button doesn’t work properly and the disc tray can’t
be opened, you can insert a paper clip or a small rod into this hole for
manual ejection.
Please make sure to power off the system before you do that.
4. Close/Eject button
This button is used to open and close the disc tray. If the tray is
closed, pressing the button will eject it.
NOTE: The front panel is subject to change without notice.
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Rear View
The rear panel from left to right contains the following:
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DC Power Connector, 15-pin
By plugging the computer’s power supply cable here, you can connect the
drive and your computer system.
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Interface Connector, 7-pin
Plug one end of the 7-pin SATA cable here to connect the 7-pin SATA
connector on the motherboard.
Figure: SATA Interface Connector
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Analog line out connector, 4-pin
This connector allows you to connect the drive to your sound card with a 4pin audio cable.
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Figure: Analog Audio Output Connector
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Digital output connector, 2-pin
If your sound card has a digital audio IEC958 format connector, you can
connect it to this digital audio output connector with a 2-pin audio cable.
Figure: Digital Output Connector
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DVD REGIONAL CODE
Region Playback Control Management
All DVD Video Playback systems have “Region Playback Control” (RPC)
which is required by Hollywood movie industry and defined by DVD
Forum. You can only play DVD-Video discs with the same regional code
as your DVD-Video Playback system.
As for DVD-ROM drives, one kind of the DVD-Video Playback system,
there are 2 types:
RPC Phase 1 (as RPC1): RPC1 drives do not have built-in hardware
support for region management. DVD-ROM drives of this kind do not
play a part in controlling the playback region. It solely depends on the
decoder.
RPC Phase 2 (as RPC2): RPC2 drives maintain the regional code
change count information in hardware, and in general, the regional code
of such drives can be changed up to 5 times by end users under some
software decoder. (e.g. PowerDVD)
Regional Codes
Region 1: Canada, U.S.
Region 2: Japan, Europe, South Africa, and Middle East, Egypt
Region 3: Southeast Asia and East Asia
Region 4: Australia, New Zealand, Pacific Islands, Central America,
Mexico, South America, and the Caribbean
Region 5: Eastern Europe, Indian subcontinent, Africa, North Korea,
and Mongolia
Region 6: China
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About This Drive
This DVD Writer is also a RPC2 DVD-ROM drive and the first regional
code will depend on the DVD title you play. You are allowed to modify
the regional code 5 times (including the initial one). After the fifth
alteration, the regional code will be locked and only those DVD titles of
the same regional code could be played afterwards, so set the code
carefully.
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TECHNICAL DATA
Interface
SATA/ATAPI
Disc Capacity
DVD+/-R, DVD+/-RW: Single layer 4.7GB
Double layer 8.5GB
DVD-RAM: 4.7GB
CD-R/RW: 74min/650MB, 80min/700MB
Media supported for Writing
DVD+R, DVD+R DL, DVD-R, DVD-R DL,
DVD-RAM, DVD+RW, DVD-RW, CD-R,
CD-RW, HS CD-RW, US CD-RW
Applicable Formats
DVD+/-R, DVD-RAM, DVD+/-RW, DVD+/R DL, DVD-ROM, DVD-Video,
CD-DA, CD-ROM, CD-ROM XA, CD-Extra,
CD-I, Mixed-Mode CD, Video CD, Photo
CD, CD-Text, Bootable CD, CD-R,
CD-RW, Multi-Session
Writing modes
Track at Once, Disc at Once, Session at
Once, Multi-Session, VariablePacket
Writing, Multi-track Reservation
Writing Speed
DVD+R:
DVD-R:
DVD-RAM:
DVD+R DL:
DVD-R DL:
DVD+RW:
DVD-RW:
CD-R:
CD-RW:
Reading Compatibility
CD Audio, CD-Extra, CD-ROM/XA, CD-I,
Photo CD, Video CD, CD-Text, DVD-ROM,
DVD+/-R, DVD+/-RW, DVD-RAM
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max. 16X
max. 16X
max. 5X
max. 8X
max. 6X
max. 8X
max. 6X
max. 48X
max. 24X
Reading Speed
DVD+/- R:
max. 12X,
DVD-RAM:
max. 5X
DVD+/-RW:
max. 8X
DVD+/-R DL: max. 8X
CD-R:
CD-RW:
CD-ROM:
DVD-ROM:
Data Transfer Rate
max. 48X
max. 32X
max. 48X
max. 16X
CD -- Read
CD-ROM/CD-R: 7200KB/sec (up to 48X)
CD-RW: 4800KB/sec (up to 32X)
CD -- Write
CD-R: 7200KB/sec (up to 48X)
CD-RW: 3600KB/sec (up to 24X)
DVD -- Read
DVD-ROM: 21632KB/sec (up to 16X)
DVD -- Write
DVD+R: 21632KB/sec (up to 16X)
DVD-R: 21632KB/sec (up to 16X)
DVD-RAM: 6760KB/sec (up to 5X)
DVD+R DL: 10816KB/sec (up to 8X)
DVD-R DL: 8112KB/sec (up to 6X)
DVD+RW: 10816KB/sec (up to 8X)
DVD-RW: 8112KB/sec (up to 6X)
Access time
DVD:
CD:
Data buffer
2MB
Disc loading
Tray (motorized)
Dimensions (WxHxD)
148.6 x 41.8 x 177 mm
Weight
0.85 kg
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160ms (16X)
130ms (48X)
Mounting Method
Horizontal
Temperature
Operating
5°C to 45°C
Non-operating
-20°C to 60°C
Humidity
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Operating
8% ~ 80%RH
Non-operating
5% ~ 95%RH
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3100553670
Version 1.0
Nov. 2006