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Asus BW16D1HTvsLG BH16NS55

Asus BW16D1HT

88

Kagoo Score

88

Kagoo Score

Asus BW16D1HT

£59.26
Our Verdict:
The best scoring optical disc drive under £100, with a good price.
48x
CD-R WRITE
48x
CD READ SPEED
91
Reviews
1 Review
96
Features
Fully-Featured
86
Popularity
Widely Available
83
Value for Money
Very Good
78
Age
4 Years Old
88
Kagoo Score
Excellent
LG BH16NS55

86

Kagoo Score

86

Kagoo Score

LG BH16NS55

£86.49
Our Verdict:
A good value for money and top of the range tray loading internal cd (re)writer.
48x
CD-R WRITE
48x
CD READ SPEED
87
Brand Rating
Excellent Brand
94
Features
Fully-Featured
73
Popularity
Quite Popular
82
Value for Money
Very Good
78
Age
4 Years Old
86
Kagoo Score
Excellent
Asus BW16D1HT

88

Kagoo Score

88

Kagoo Score

Asus BW16D1HT

£59.26
Our Verdict:
The best scoring optical disc drive under £100, with a good price.
48x
CD-R WRITE
48x
CD READ SPEED
91
Reviews
1 Review
96
Features
Fully-Featured
86
Popularity
Widely Available
83
Value for Money
Very Good
78
Age
4 Years Old
88
Kagoo Score
Excellent
LG BH16NS55

86

Kagoo Score

86

Kagoo Score

LG BH16NS55

£86.49
Our Verdict:
A good value for money and top of the range tray loading internal cd (re)writer.
48x
CD-R WRITE
48x
CD READ SPEED
87
Brand Rating
Excellent Brand
94
Features
Fully-Featured
73
Popularity
Quite Popular
82
Value for Money
Very Good
78
Age
4 Years Old
86
Kagoo Score
Excellent

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Asus BW16D1HT LG BH16NS55
5 Reasons For
20% Faster DVD-RW Write Speed
The Asus BW16D1HT has a DVD-RW write speed of 8x, however the LG BH16NS55 is only a 6x DVD-RW write speed optical disc drive (2x slower).

How fast the optical drive can write to DVD-RW discs.

Higher write speeds mean the disc will be completed and ready to use far quicker.

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Better Kagoo Score
The Asus BW16D1HT has received a Kagoo Score of 88, whereas the LG BH16NS55 scored 86.
Cheaper by £27
The Asus BW16D1HT is £27.23 cheaper than the LG BH16NS55.
More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this optical disc drive.
Better Brand
Asus optical disc drives have an average rating of 95%, but LG only has an average rating of 93.7%.
1 Reason For
Newer by Five Months
The LG BH16NS55 was released five months after the Asus BW16D1HT

Average Expert Rating

Asus BW16D1HT LG BH16NS55
Best
5 stars
1 review
4 stars
0 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
No reviews found

Average Brand Rating

Asus has a better average brand rating than LG. The average brand rating for Asus is 95% based on 740+ reviews, where as the average brand rating for LG is 93.7% based on 980+ reviews.
Asus BW16D1HT LG BH16NS55
Asus

95

95

Based on 740+ reviews
LG

94

94

Based on 980+ reviews

Asus BW16D1HT LG BH16NS55
53 months old 48 months old Best

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Specification

 
 
 
Key Features Asus BW16D1HT LG BH16NS55
Disc Loading Type
Tray
 Tray
Tray
 Tray
Type
Internal
 Internal
Internal
 Internal
Optical Drive Type
Blu-Ray
 Blu-Ray
Blu-Ray
 Blu-Ray
 
 
 
Design Asus BW16D1HT LG BH16NS55
Mounting
Vertical / Horizontal
 Vertical / Horizontal
Vertical / Horizontal
 Vertical / Horizontal
Colour
Black
 Black
Black
 Black
 
 
 
Performance Asus BW16D1HT LG BH16NS55
Optical Disc Diameter 80mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Compatible Products Windows® 8,Windows® 7,Windows® Vista,Windows® XP Unknown - Click to provide data
Drive Device, Buffer Size
4
 4
4
 4
LightScribe
LightScribe
 LightScribe
Unknown - Click to provide data
Interface
Serial Usb 3
 Serial
 Usb 3
Serial Usb 3
 Serial
 Usb 3
Disc Types Supported
Bd-R Bd-R Dl
Bd-R Xl Bd-Re
Bd-Re Dl Bd-Rom
Cd-R Cd-Rom
Cd-Rw DVD+R
DVD+R Dl DVD+RW
Dvd-Ram Dvd-Rom
Bd Bd-Re Xl
Cd Dvd
 Bd-R
 Bd-R Dl
 Bd-R Xl
 Bd-Re
 Bd-Re Dl
 Bd-Rom
 Cd-R
 Cd-Rom
 Cd-Rw
 DVD+R
 DVD+R Dl
 DVD+RW
 Dvd-Ram
 Dvd-Rom
 Bd
 Bd-Re Xl
 Cd
 Dvd
Bd-R Bd-R Dl
Bd-R Xl Bd-Re
Bd-Re Dl Bd-Rom
Cd-R Cd-Rom
Cd-Rw DVD+R
DVD+R Dl DVD+RW
Dvd-Ram Dvd-Rom
Bd Bd-Re Xl
Cd Dvd
 Bd-R
 Bd-R Dl
 Bd-R Xl
 Bd-Re
 Bd-Re Dl
 Bd-Rom
 Cd-R
 Cd-Rom
 Cd-Rw
 DVD+R
 DVD+R Dl
 DVD+RW
 Dvd-Ram
 Dvd-Rom
 Bd
 Bd-Re Xl
 Cd
 Dvd
Purpose
Desktop / Notebook
 Desktop / Notebook
Desktop
 Desktop
 
 
 
Writing Speed Asus BW16D1HT LG BH16NS55
DVD+RW Write Speed 8x 8x
CD-R Write Speed 48x 48x
DVD-RAM Write Speed 5x 5x
DVD-R Write Speed 16x 16x
CD-RW Write Speed 24x 24x
BD-RE Dual Layer Write Speed 6x Unknown - Click to provide data
Write Speed (DVD+R) 16x 16x
BD-RE Rewrite Speed 2x 2x
DVD-RW Write Speed 8x
BEST
6x
BD-R Dual Layer Write Speed 12x 12x
DVD+R Double Layer Write Speed 8x 16x
BEST
DVD-R Double Layer Write Speed 8x 8x
BD-R Write Speed 16x 16x
BD-RE Write Speed 2x 2x
DVD+R M-DISC Write Speed 4 Unknown - Click to provide data
CD Rewrite Speed 24x 24x
CD Write Speed 48x 48x
 
 
 
Reading Speed Asus BW16D1HT LG BH16NS55
BD-RE Dual Layer Read Speed 6x Unknown - Click to provide data
DVD+RW Read Speed 12x 12x
BD-ROM Read Speed 16x
BEST
12x
DVD-R Read Speed 16x 16x
CD-R Read Speed 48x 48x
BD-RE Read Speed 8x 8x
DVD-ROM Read Speed 16x 16x
CD-ROM Read Speed 48x 48x
CD-RW Read Speed 40x 40x
BD-R Dual Layer Read Speed 8x 8x
BD-R Read Speed 12x 12x
DVD+R Double Layer Read Speed 12x 12x
DVD+R Read Speed 16x 16x
DVD-R Double Layer Read Speed 12x 12x
DVD-RAM Read Speed 5x 5x
DVD-RW Read Speed 12x 12x
DVD+R M-DISC Read Speed 12 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVD-ROM Double Layer Read Speed 12 Unknown - Click to provide data
Read Speed (CD) 48x 48x
 
 
 
Access Time Asus BW16D1HT LG BH16NS55
BD-ROM Average Random Access Time 180ms 180ms
DVD-RAM Access Time 160ms
BEST
180ms
CD-ROM Drive Average Random Access Time 150ms 150ms
DVD Drive Average Random Access Time 160ms 160ms
 
 
 
Record Modes Asus BW16D1HT LG BH16NS55
Random Write
Random write
 Random write
Random write
 Random write
Track-At-Once (TAO)
Track-at-once (TAO)
 Track-at-once (TAO)
Track-at-once (TAO)
 Track-at-once (TAO)
Sequential Writing
Sequential writing
 Sequential writing
Sequential writing
 Sequential writing
Disc-At-Once (DAO)
Disc-at-once (DAO)
 Disc-at-once (DAO)
Disc-at-once (DAO)
 Disc-at-once (DAO)
Session-At-Once (SAO)
Session-at-once (SAO)
 Session-at-once (SAO)
Session-at-once (SAO)
 Session-at-once (SAO)
Over-Burn Writing Unknown - Click to provide data
Over-burn writing
 Over-burn writing
Packet Writing
Packet writing
 Packet writing
Packet writing
 Packet writing
 
 
 
System Requirements Asus BW16D1HT LG BH16NS55
Operating Systems Supported (Mac)
1
 1
1
 1
Operating Systems Supported (Windows)
Win Windows 10
Windows 10 Education Windows 10 Education X64
Windows 10 Enterprise Windows 10 Enterprise X64
Windows 10 Home Windows 10 Home X64
Windows 10 Iot Core Windows 10 Pro
Windows 10 Pro X64 Windows 7
Windows 7 Enterprise Windows 7 Enterprise X64
Windows 7 Home Basic Windows 7 Home Basic X64
 Win
 Windows 10
 Windows 10 Education
 Windows 10 Education X64
 Windows 10 Enterprise
 Windows 10 Enterprise X64
 Windows 10 Home
 Windows 10 Home X64
 Windows 10 Iot Core
 Windows 10 Pro
 Windows 10 Pro X64
 Windows 7
 Windows 7 Enterprise
 Windows 7 Enterprise X64
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Home Basic X64
Win Windows 10
Windows 10 Education Windows 10 Education X64
Windows 10 Enterprise Windows 10 Enterprise X64
Windows 10 Home Windows 10 Home X64
Windows 10 Iot Core Windows 10 Pro
Windows 10 Pro X64 Windows 7
Windows 7 Enterprise Windows 7 Enterprise X64
Windows 7 Home Basic Windows 7 Home Basic X64
 Win
 Windows 10
 Windows 10 Education
 Windows 10 Education X64
 Windows 10 Enterprise
 Windows 10 Enterprise X64
 Windows 10 Home
 Windows 10 Home X64
 Windows 10 Iot Core
 Windows 10 Pro
 Windows 10 Pro X64
 Windows 7
 Windows 7 Enterprise
 Windows 7 Enterprise X64
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Home Basic X64
 
 
 
Operational Conditions Asus BW16D1HT LG BH16NS55
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H) 10% 10%
Storage Temperature (T-T) -30°C -30°C
Operating Temperature (T-T) 5°C 5°C
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) 15% 15%
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Asus BW16D1HT LG BH16NS55
Weight 1.2kg 650g
Height 63mm 41.3mm
Depth 243mm 165mm
Width 165mm 146mm
 
 
 
Packaging Content Asus BW16D1HT LG BH16NS55
Quantity 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Bundled Software CyberLink Power2Go 8,CyberLink PowerBackup 2.5,Nero BackItUp (Only Retail Box Version),E-Green Unknown - Click to provide data
Manual
Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Included
AC adapter included
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Printed User Guide
Printed user guide
 Printed user guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Other Features Asus BW16D1HT LG BH16NS55
Quantity Per Pallet 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Size 5.79" Unknown - Click to provide data
Recording Disc Types
Bd-R Bd-R Dl
Bd-Re Bd-Re Dl
Bd-Rom Cd-R
Cd-Rw DVD+R
DVD+R Dl DVD+RW
DVD+RW Dl
 Bd-R
 Bd-R Dl
 Bd-Re
 Bd-Re Dl
 Bd-Rom
 Cd-R
 Cd-Rw
 DVD+R
 DVD+R Dl
 DVD+RW
 DVD+RW Dl
Bd-R Bd-R Dl
Bd-Re Bd-Re Dl
Bd-Rom Cd-R
Cd-Rw DVD+R
DVD+R Dl DVD+RW
DVD+RW Dl
 Bd-R
 Bd-R Dl
 Bd-Re
 Bd-Re Dl
 Bd-Rom
 Cd-R
 Cd-Rw
 DVD+R
 DVD+R Dl
 DVD+RW
 DVD+RW Dl
Minimum Hard Disk Space 10GB Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Processor Intel Pentium D 945 Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum RAM 1GB Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Technical Details Asus BW16D1HT LG BH16NS55
Input Voltage 5/12 Unknown - Click to provide data
Mounting Type
Desk
 Desk
Desk
 Desk

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