ThinkPad Super Multi-Burner Ultrabay Slim Drive - Overview
ThinkPad Super Multi-Burner Ultrabay Slim drive

Features and specifications

The ThinkPad Super Multi-Burner Ultrabay Slim drive (40Y8623) offers:

  • Complies with the DVD Forum DVD-Multi Recorder specification
  • Write directly to DVD-RAM discs as a drive letter
  • Records DVD video to DVD+R/-R for playback in most consumer DVD players
  • Operates natively in ThinkPad Ultrabay Slim media bays
  • Records to DVD-RW and DVD+RW media for convenient data storage
  • Records to DVD+R/-R Double Layer (DL) media for back-up and large data storage requirements
  • MPEG-2 decoding software for video and DVD playback
  • 2 MB memory buffer
  • Enhanced IDE (ATAPI) Interface
  • Maximum Burst data transfer rates:
    • Ultra DMA Mode 2: 33.3 MB/s
    • Multiword DMA Mode 2: 16.6 MB/s
    • ATA PIO Mode 4: 16.6 MB/s
  • Average access times:
    • CD-ROM: 150 ms (typical)
    • DVD-ROM: 180 ms (typical)

Read
MediaSpeedAccess time
CD-ROM24X CAV3.69 MB/Sec
DVD-ROM8X CAV11.08 MB/Sec

Write
MediaSpeedAccess time
CD-R24X Zone CLV3.69 MB/Sec
CD-RW4X CLV0.61 MB/Sec
CD-RW (high-speed)10X CLV1.53 MB/Sec
CD-RW (ultra-speed)16X CLV2.46 MB/Sec
DVD-R8X CLV11.08 MB/Sec
DVD-R DL2X CLV2.77 MB/Sec
DVD+R8X CLV11.08 MB/Sec
DVD+R DL2.4X CLV3.32 MB/Sec
DVD-RW4X CLV5.54 MB/Sec
DVD+RW4X CLV5.54 MB/Sec
DVD-RAM3X Zone CLV4.16 MB/Sec

Warranty

1 year Limited – customer carry-in exchange

  • Announce date: 05 Jan 2006
  • Planned availability date: 07 Mar 2006
  • Effective withdrawal date: 10 Jul 2007

Hardware compatibility
DescriptionMachine TypeModel
ThinkPad T601951All
ThinkPad X60, X60s1702, 1706, 2533All
ThinkPad Z60t2511, 2512, 2513, 2514All
ThinkPad Z60m2529, 2530, 2531, 2532All
ThinkPad Advanced Dock2503All

Note: The X6 Ultrabase dock is required for the X60 and X60s compatible systems.

Media compatibility

To learn what media is compatible with this product, please view Information about CD and DVD media types for more details.

Note
: CD and DVD drive formats are located on the product and should be matched with the description(s) on the Information about CD and DVD media type document.


Software requirements
  • Microsoft Windows 2000
  • Windows XP

Packaging
  • ThinkPad Super Multi-Burner Ultrabay Slim Drive - Flat Bezel
  • Quick Start Guide
  • Safety information book on CD
  • Carrying case
  • Super CD containing User's Guide, RecordNow, DLA, WinDVD, and WinDVD
  • Creator applications

Agency approvals
CE, CSA, TUV, UL, MIC, C-Tick, BSMI

Additional product information
Service parts - Parts listing for your product
<empty>User's guide - Instruction manual for your product
Lenovo Support: Notebook Optical (CD, DVD, Multi-Burner, Blu-ray) Drives - Reference Guide - A list of other DVD, Multi-Burner, Blu-Ray internal or USB-attach external drives.
Personal Systems Reference (PSREF) - Comprehensive information on the features and technical specifications of Lenovo products.


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3. Lenovo Support Forum
4. Technical Support Call Centre

Document ID : PD003463
Legacy Document ID : MIGR-62441
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