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Internal SATA 16x Super Multi Blue

  • WH16NS40

Key Features

  • 16X BD-R Write Capability
  • Serial ATA Interface
  • Write and Read Quad, Triple, Double Layer BD-R Discs
  • M-DISC Support
  • Max. 16X DVD±R Write Speed
  • Blu-Ray Disc, DVD and CD Family Read/Write Compatible
BDXL™ COMPATIBLE AND 16X BD-R WRITING

BDXL™ COMPATIBLE AND 16X BD-R WRITING

Capture all the excitement of Blu-ray with the 16x BD-R writing capability. Plus, now you can store more data on to BDXL™ discs.

Superior data protection with M-DISC™ Support

Superior data protection with
M-DISC™ Support

The M-DISC™uses a patent rock-like recording surface instead of organic dye to etch your data onto a disc. The M-DISC has been tested and proven to outlast standard DVDs currently on the market.

BDXL™ Ultimate Capacity

BDXL™ Ultimate Capacity

Three Layer BDXL-R/BDXL RE discs offer 100GB capacity while quad layer BDXL-R discs boast 128GB storage capacity. You can now write up to 128GBs of data on a single quad layer BDXL™disc which is the equivalent of 27 standard dvds or 5 single layer Blu-ray discs.

Summary
Drive Type Internal
SUSTAINED TRANSFER RATE
CD-ROM 7,200 kB/s (48x) max.
BD-ROM > 62.93 MB/s (>14x)
DVD-ROM 22.16 Mbytes/s (16x) max.
OPERATING SYSTEMS
OPERATING SYSTEMS Windows XP, Windows Vista™, Windows 7, Windows 8
ACCESS TIME
BD-ROM 180 ms typ.
DVD-ROM 160 ms typ.
DVD-RAM 180 ms typ.
CD-ROM 150 ms typ.
BURST TRANSFER RATE
8b side 1.2Gbps bits/s
10b side 1.5Gbps bits/s
BUFFER SIZE
BUFFER SIZE 4 MB (Buffer Under-run prevention function embedded)
TRANSFER RATES - WRITE (MAX)
Type Super Multi Blue Internal SATA 16x Blu-ray Disc Rewriter
BD-RE (SL/DL/TL) 2x CLV
CD-R 8x, 16x CLV, 24x, 32x, 40x PCAV, 48x CAV
CD-RW 4x, 10x, 16x CLV, 24x ZCLV
DVD+R 4x CLV, 8x, 12x PCAV, 16x CAV
DVD+R DL 2.4x, 4x CLV, 8x PCAV
DVD+RW 2.4x, 4x, 6x CLV, 8x ZCLV
DVD-R 2x, 4x CLV, 8x ZCLV, 8x, 12x PCAV, 16x CAV
DVD-R DL 2x, 4x CLV, 8x PCAV
DVD-RAM 2x, 3x, 5x CLV
DVD-RW (SL) 1x, 2x, 4x, 6x CLV
BD-R (SL/LTH) 2x, 4x CLV, 6x PCAV
M-DISC 4x
BD-R (SL) 2x, 4x CLV, 6x, 8x, 10x PCAV, 12x CAV, 16x CAV
BD-R (DL/TL&QL) 2x, 4x CLV, 6x, 8x PCAV, 12x CAV/2x, 4x CLV, 6x ZCLV
HOST INTERFACE
Serial ATA Yes
COMPLIANCE
RoHS Yes
DIMENSIONS (W x H x D)
DIMENSIONS (W x H x D) 5.7" x 1.6" x 6.5" (146 x 41.3 x 165mm)
Weight 1.65 Ib (750g)
TRANSFER RATES - READ (MAX)
DVD-Video(CSS Compliant Disc) 12x / 8x CAV (SL/DL)
M-DISC 12x
DVD-ROM (SL/DL) 16x / 12x CAV
DVD-RAM 2x, 3x CLV, 5x
DVD+RW (SL/DL) 12x CAV
DVD-R (SL/DL) 16x / 12x CAV
DVD-RW(SL) 12x CAV
DVD+R (SL/DL) 16x / 12x CAV
CD-R/RW/ROM 48x / 40x / 48x CAV
CD-DA (DAE) 40x CAV
BD-ROM (SL/DL) 12x / 8x CAV
BD-R (SL L to H) 6x CAV
BD-R (SL/DL) 12x / 8x CAV
BD-R (TL/QL) 6x / 6x CAV
BD-RE (SL/DL) 8x /6x CAV
80mm CD 11.5x CAV
BDMV (AACS Compliant Disc) 12x
UPC
WH16NS40 058231310238

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