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Asus CRW-3212A and Yamaha CRW3200E-VK in the test: Nero's favorites in the battle for the hot iron

Asus CRW-3212A and Yamaha CRW3200E-VK in the test: Nero's favorites in the battle for the hot iron

Test system

In order to assess the performance of the two recorders, a freshly installed Windows 2000 came with the current len Service Pack 2 is used. The system was supplied with the last drivers so that both drives could go to work under the best possible conditions. We chose 24x blanks from TDK, MMORE and Acer as media. The next section will show to what extent they wanted to work with the Asus 32x burner.

Blanks used
Test objects

Benchmarks

The current version of Ahead Nero was at our side as software for determining the performance Determination of the theoretical performance data and on the other hand to measure the results in real use. A mix of MP3s, .zip and .exe files and videos was used in the data write test, which totaled 699 MB. Seven audio tracks were used for writing audio CDs, which with 646 MB fit on a standard 74 minute CD.

On the next page: Write data

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