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USB 2.0 Super Multi-Burner Drive - Overview
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Features and specifications

The USB 2.0 Super Multi-Burner Drive (40Y8638) solution for laptop and desktop customers offers:

  • Write speeds up to 24x (3687 KB/sec) maximum to CD media and up to 8x (11080 KB/sec) maximum writing to DVD media
  • Read speeds up to 24x maximum when reading CD media and up to 8x maximum when reading DVD media
  • Extremely lightweight and slim for mobility
  • Incorporated buffer underrun protection to help minimize recording errors
  • Data buffer capacity: 2 MB
  • Read/write to DVD-R Dual Layer and DVD+R Double Layer media
  • No power adapter required for normal operation when connected directly to two USB 2.0 ports on supported computers

Read
MediaFormatMax speed(AC adapter)Max speed (USB powered)
CD-ROMModel24X CAV10X CAV
Video CD or DAE20X CAV10X CAV
Play audio4X CLV4X CLV
CD-RModel24X CAV10X CAV
Video CD or DAE20X CAV10X CAV
Play audio4X CLV4X CLV
CD-RW MS,HSModel20X CAV10X CAV
Video CD or DAE20X CAV10X CAV
Play audio4X CLV4X CLV
CD-RW USModel20X CAV10X CAV
Video CD or DAE20X CAV10X CAV
Play audio4X CLV4X CLV
DVD-ROMDVD-ROM8X CAV4X CAV
DVD-Video4X CAV4X CAV
DVD-RData8X CAV4X CAV
Video4X CAV4X CAV
DVD-RWData4X CAV4X CAV
Video4X CAV4X CAV
DVD-R DLData4X CAV4X CAV
Video4X CAV4X CAV
DVD+RData8X CAV4X CAV
Video4X CAV4X CAV
DVD+RWData4X CAV4X CAV
Video4X CAV4X CAV
DVD+R DLData4X CAV4X CAV
Video4X CAV4X CAV
DVD-RAM (2.6GB) 1X ZCLV1X ZCLV
DVD-RAM (4.7GB) 5X/3X/1X ZCLV5X/3X/1X ZCLV

Write
MediaFormatMax speed(AC adapter)Max speed (USB powered)
CD-R media 24X ZCLV4X CLV
CD-RW mediaMulti-speed4X CLV4X CLV
High-speed10X CLV4X CLV
Ultra-speed16X ZCLV10X CLV
DVD-R media 8X ZCLV2X CLV
DVD-R DL 2X CLV2X CLV
DVD+R media 8X ZCLV2.4X CLV
DVD+R DL 2.4X CLV2.4X CLV
DVD-RW media 4X ZCLV2X CLV
DVD+RW media 4X ZCLV2.4X CLV
DVD-RAM media4.7GB5X/3X/1X ZCLV5X/3X/1X ZCLV

Warranty

1 year Limited – customer carry-in exchange

  • Available: March 2006
  • Discontinued, withdrawn from marketing: January 2007

Hardware compatibility

The USB 2.0 Super Multi-Burner Drive is supported on systems with:

  • An available USB 2.0 port if using the included adapter
  • Two USB 2.0 ports if not using the included adapter

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 (Service Pack 4 and later)
  • Windows XP

Packaging
  • USB 2.0 Super Multi-Burner Drive
  • AC Power Adapter
  • Power line cord - (Not for United States/Latin America/Canada/Japan model)
  • Carrying Case
  • Software and User's Guide CD
  • Hardware Quick Install Guide
  • USB Cable Assembly
  • Safety Manuals

Agency approvals
CE Mark, FCC, VCCI, MIC, C-Tick, BSMI, NOM, SEMKO, CB, CCC, GOST, PSB, UL, CSA, ICES, DHHS

Additional product information
Service parts - Parts listing for your product
Software and device drivers - Relevant downloads and drivers for your product
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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Document ID : PD002691
Legacy Document ID : MIGR-63573
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