The error rates stayed within acceptable limits and, aside from a dip at the layer change, there weren’t any readability problems. This gives a more realistic idea of how long it takes to write a CD. Other than that, I have no problems at all. While not nearly as fast as some of the other DVD writers we’ve tested, it hadno problems ripping pressed audio CD’s at 41x. At the time of this review, this is the only official firmware available for the GH22LP We have a computer that is used only for testing hardware.

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When it comes to features, LG’s new drive definitely delivers. Rated 5 out of 5 by Brownie from Mary The overall performance of the product is very good and the machanics are smooth. I had no problems getting the drive or the software installed and working. Other than that, I have no problems at all. By reading these discs back at this speed, we can see if there are any readability issues caused by the number of errors or high levels of jitter.

G2h2lp20 GH22LP20 also supports a feature called “bitsetting. Looking at the other scores, you can see that the drive’s seek times were again quite good.

Using this feature, you ggh22lp20 check to see if your data has been altered due to the physical decay of the media. It started reading at about To check the media compatibility of the GH22LP20, I ran a few tests using some of the media available in my area. Originally Posted by nhasian. By looking at the KProbe screenshots, you can see that the discs burned by the drive had a low number of C1 errors and there were no C2 errors at all. This is the first dvd burner I’ve gn22lp20 and I love it.


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With Taiyo Yuden’s 52x media, the drive started writing at about While they were able firmwaer provide a copy of the “Quick Set-Up Guide” and the software CD, the drive did not come with anything else. At the time of this review, this is the only official firmware available for the GH22LP If you don’t want to install everything, select the custom installation.

If you do run into trouble, the documentation LG has provided is more than sufficient. In this case, the fir,ware used is “Super Link. Disc At Once Incremental Recording. On the other hand, the GH22LP20’s writing quality was fairly good for the most part. Read and write onto 4 types of disc formats in one convenient package, including: The Movie firware Star Wars: Can both devices be detected by the bios during bootup?

The GH22LP20 performed pretty well in our packet writing tests. If you want to play DVD’s with surround sound, you’ll need to buy an upgrade first.


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The CD Winbench test is as close as we can get to testing every day usage. Before you can do this though, you will need to choose the contrast.

Once you’ve created your LightScribe label, you’re ready to print it. LG’s new DVD writer didn’t do as well as some g22lp20 the other drives in our rewriting tests. As a disc is being read, Silent Play automatically controls the disc read speed for optimal noise reduction.

However, it still ripped audio CD’s at a respectable 40x.

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So what about writing quality? In the end, installing the GH22LP20 was very easy.

I used it extensively in the last couple of weeks and it is a pleasure to own. While CPU, memory, OS and other variables don’t often make a huge difference, there are some nonetheless.