Both are MB discs. Comments posted by ktton from Other, October 10, I then flashed it to B1HY and still cannot see the media. Maybe CDR is the same way? By the way, i’ve done some screen shot of Speed Test with the Nero tool that i’ve post to my web site and I get strange result.

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BenQ DW400A DVD Writer

When i tried to flash it bbenq the latest firmware it would not allow it. My drive, however, is using the B1GY firmware. Thanks for clearifying the read speed and just being supportive in general.

Comments posted by Walter from Other, November 03, Comments posted by Limax from Other, December 31, Rated this writer 10 of Burned dvd-rw by infodis is also very smooth.

They hem and haw about price match to other sites for upgrade, and cw400a selection is limited. I immediately bought another and put it into storage. The post sorry I can’t access it right now indicates it performed quite well. Click on this for more technical information. It’s all Ritek media.


BenQ Corporation Computer DVD RW Drive Dw400a-0c6

So far I’ve not found anything super magic benw the drive, but also no bad things either. Let us know what’s going on, if you can.

I think it is just too sensitive a reader, as the same disc pre-cleaning ran without breakups in my lite-on rom. Hopefully the Memorex coaster was a fluke. How to apply color correction using the Gradie After each zone the write speed is increased.

Notice that one user, Tester I believe said he changed the bit setting but didn’t mention the program he used. Here’s some info from Nero. Cyber Monday Newegg: Their priced are decent and the shipping isn’t prohibitive. Comments posted by Steve from Other, September 30, Go To PC Version.

There is a firmware update B1HY, I believe available on Benq’s site that is designed for greater media compatibility. It now lists it with an 8 meg buffer.

BenQ DWA DVD Writer – VideoHelp

Storage by Rick Broida Sep 13, Do I understand you correctly that your drive is reading at 12x? It seems to spec out about the same as the DWA, but costs more, and being a Lite-On, would probably be worth it.


Have this for a month now. I went with it over the multi format for the following reasons: Yes, it is not inexpensive, but probably worth it. Discussion threads can be closed at any time at our discretion. Anyone who has flashed this drive see an improvement in read performance? I didn’t believe it, but I tried it, and lo and behold, what had to be a minute or so later, I had Windows report a 4.