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Asus DRW-24B3ST

Asus DRW-24B3ST
85
Brand Rating
Excellent Brand
93
Features
Fully-Featured
70
Age
9 Years Old
78
Kagoo Score
Very Good
Our Verdict:
A high-quality but 9 year old tray loading internal dvd burner.
Features We Love:
Very fast CD-R write speed (48x)
Very fast read speed (CD) (48x)
Track-at-once (TAO)
Disc-at-once (DAO)
Session-at-once (SAO)
48x
CD-R WRITE
48x
CD READ SPEED
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With excellent features and outstanding reviews, we have ranked the Asus DRW-24B3ST number 56 across all optical disc drives.

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78
Kagoo Score
86
Brand Rating
94
Features
71
Age

78

78
Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 78?

Asus is an excellent dvd burner brand.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better optical disc drives are available.
This optical disc drive has some great features:
Very fast CD-R write speed
Very fast read speed (CD)
Has a track-at-once (TAO)
Has a disc-at-once (DAO)
A green environment for now and the future
Green orientation - e-green
Superior burning quality - optimal tuning strategy
Advantage of CTS

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each optical disc drive by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age and value for money.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the optical disc drive is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec optical disc drives come to market, the older optical disc drives will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

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Features

Key Reasons For and Against

Very fast CD-R write speed
Very fast read speed (CD)
Has a track-at-once (TAO)
Has a disc-at-once (DAO)
Has a session-at-once (SAO)
Very fast DVD-R double layer write speed
Very fast CD write speed
Fast Write speed (DVD+R)
Very fast DVD-R write speed
Very fast DVD-R read speed
Very fast DVD-ROM read speed
Very fast DVD+R read speed
Very fast DVD-R double layer read speed
Very Fast CD-R Write Speed
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The CD-R write speeds of dvd rewriters range from 24x to 48x, and the average CD-R write speed is 31x. The Asus DRW-24B3ST's CD-R write speed of 48x is very fast compared to most other optical disc drives. It is faster than 99% of all optical disc drives when sorted by this feature.

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Very Fast Read Speed (CD)
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The read speed (CD) of the DRW-24B3ST of 48x is faster than 99% of all cd rewriters when ordered by this feature. The slowest read speed (CD) of cd (re)writers is 10x, the fastest is 48x, and the average read speed (CD) is 29x.

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Has a Track-At-Once (TAO)
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The DRW-24B3ST has a track-at-once (TAO), unlike 86% of dvd writers which do not have a track-at-once (TAO).

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Has a Disc-At-Once (DAO)
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The DRW-24B3ST has a disc-at-once (DAO), unlike 86% of dvd rewriters which do not have a disc-at-once (DAO).

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Has a Session-At-Once (SAO)
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The DRW-24B3ST has a session-at-once (SAO). 86% of optical disc drives do not have a session-at-once (SAO).

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Very Fast DVD-R Double Layer Write Speed

The DVD-R double layer write speed of the DRW-24B3ST of 12x is in the fastest 1% of all dvd burners when ranked by this feature. The average DVD-R double layer write speed of all cd (re)writers is 6.6x, with the slowest being 4x and the fastest being 12x.

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Very Fast CD Write Speed

The DRW-24B3ST's CD write speed of 48x is very fast compared to most other cd burners. It is faster than 99% of all optical disc drives when sorted by this feature. Optical disc drives have CD write speeds of between 16x and 48x, and the average CD write speed is 29x.

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Fast Write Speed (DVD+R)

The DRW-24B3ST's Write speed (DVD+R) of 24x is faster than 98% of all optical disc drives when ranked by this feature. The Write speeds (DVD+R) of cd (re)writers range from 6x to 48x, and the average Write speed (DVD+R) is 11x.

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Very Fast DVD-R Write Speed

The Asus DRW-24B3ST's DVD-R write speed of 24x is in the fastest 1% of all optical disc drives when ordered by this feature. The DVD-R write speeds of dvd burners range from 6x to 24x, and the average DVD-R write speed is 11x.

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Very Fast DVD-R Read Speed

Optical disc drives have DVD-R read speeds of between 8x and 18x, and the average DVD-R read speed is 10x. The DRW-24B3ST's DVD-R read speed of 16x is very fast compared to most other optical disc drives. It is in the fastest 2% of all optical disc drives when ordered by this feature.

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Very Fast DVD-ROM Read Speed

The slowest DVD-ROM read speed of dvd writers is 8x, the fastest is 18x, and the average DVD-ROM read speed is 10x. The Asus DRW-24B3ST's DVD-ROM read speed of 16x is very fast compared to most other cd burners. It is faster than 98% of all optical disc drives when sorted by this feature.

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Very Fast DVD+R Read Speed

The DVD+R read speed of the Asus DRW-24B3ST of 16x is faster than 98% of all optical disc drives when sorted by this feature. Across all the optical disc drives the DVD+R read speeds range from 8x to 18x, and the average DVD+R read speed is 10x.

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Very Fast DVD-R Double Layer Read Speed

Optical disc drives have DVD-R double layer read speeds of between 6x and 12x, and the average DVD-R double layer read speed is 8.7x. The DVD-R double layer read speed of the DRW-24B3ST of 12x is faster than 99% of all optical disc drives when ordered by this feature.

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Age

Asus DRW-24B3ST Release Date

September 2010

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Frequently Asked Questions About the Asus DRW-24B3ST

QWhat is the disc loading type of the Asus DRW-24B3ST?
AThe Asus DRW-24B3ST has a tray disc loading type.
QWhat is the type of the Asus DRW-24B3ST?
AThe Asus DRW-24B3ST is an internal optical disc drive.
QWhat is the optical drive type of the Asus DRW-24B3ST?
AThe Asus DRW-24B3ST has a dvd optical drive type.
QWhat available colours does the Asus DRW-24B3ST have?
AThe Asus DRW-24B3ST has a black colour.
QDoes the Asus DRW-24B3ST have a LightScribe?
ANo, the Asus DRW-24B3ST does not have a LightScribe.
QWhat interfaces does the Asus DRW-24B3ST have?
AThe Asus DRW-24B3ST has a serial interface.
QWhat is the CD-R write speed of the Asus DRW-24B3ST?
AThe Asus DRW-24B3ST has a CD-R write speed of 48 CD-speeds.
QWhat is the read speed (CD) of the Asus DRW-24B3ST?
AThe Asus DRW-24B3ST has a read speed (CD) of 48 CD-speeds.
QDoes the Asus DRW-24B3ST have a track-at-once (TAO)?
AYes, the Asus DRW-24B3ST has a track-at-once (TAO).
QDoes the Asus DRW-24B3ST have a disc-at-once (DAO)?
AYes, the Asus DRW-24B3ST has a disc-at-once (DAO).
QDoes the Asus DRW-24B3ST have a session-at-once (SAO)?
AYes, the Asus DRW-24B3ST has a session-at-once (SAO).
Sorry, we couldn't find any reviews for the Asus DRW-24B3ST. However we have checked the rating of all Asus optical disc drives and the average score is 95%.

Asus DRW-24B3ST Specification

Key Features
Disc Loading Type
Type
Optical Drive Type
Design
Mounting
Colour
Performance
Optical Disc Diameter
Drive Device, Buffer Size
LightScribe
Interface
Writing Speed
DVD+RW Write Speed
CD-R Write Speed
DVD-RAM Write Speed
DVD-R Write Speed
CD-RW Write Speed
Write Speed (DVD+R)
DVD-RW Write Speed
DVD+R Double Layer Write Speed
DVD-R Double Layer Write Speed
CD Rewrite Speed
CD Write Speed
Reading Speed
DVD+RW Read Speed
DVD-R Read Speed
DVD-ROM Read Speed
CD-ROM Read Speed
DVD+R Double Layer Read Speed
DVD+R Read Speed
DVD-R Double Layer Read Speed
DVD-RAM Read Speed
DVD-RW Read Speed
Read Speed (CD)
Access Time
CD-ROM Drive Average Random Access Time
DVD Drive Average Random Access Time
Record Modes
Random Write
Track-At-Once (TAO)
Sequential Writing
Multi Session
Disc-At-Once (DAO)
Session-At-Once (SAO)
Over-Burn Writing
Packet Writing
Operational Conditions
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Packaging Content
Bundled Software
Other Features
Buffer Size
Power Supply Type
Compatible Operating Systems
Minimum Hard Disk Space
Minimum Processor
Minimum RAM
Dimensions (WxDxH)
Minimum System Requirements
Media Types Supported
Power Requirements

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers

asus drw24b3stblkgasretail, asus 24x

Barcodes

 00610839416011,  04719543415184,  05052179836862

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