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Sony DVDirect: optical drive and DVD player

Another interesting novelty, this time it´s Sony DVDirect that can be used to burn DVD media when connected to PC or TV.

Sony DVDirect features:

  • Standalone mode:
    • Supports DVD+R, DVD+R DL (Double Layer), DVD+RW
    • Records DVD+VR
    • MPEG2 video
    • Automatic fragmentation: 5, 10, 15 fragments
    • Synchronous recording initiated by video player
    • Quality: HQ (1 hour on single-layer, 2 hours on dual-layer media), SP (2 hours on single-layer, 4 hours on dual-layer media), SLP (6 hours on single-layer, 12 hours on dual-layer media)
    • Dolby Digital (AC3) sound
    • Interfaces: composite (RCA), S-Video, 2 audio channels
  • External optical drive mode:
    • Records
      • DVD+R DL: 2.4x CLV
      • DVD+R: 16x CAV
      • DVD+RW: 4x CLV
      • DVD-R: 8x Z-CLV
      • DVD-RW: 4x CLV
      • CD-R: 48x P-CAV
      • CD-RW: 24x Z-CLV
    • Reads
      • DVD-ROM: 16x CAV
      • DVD-ROM (DL): 8x CAV
      • CD-ROM: 48x CAV
    • Interface: USB 2.0
    • 8 MB buffer
  • 164x66x234 mm size

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