Liteon 1653/1673s difference?

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#1

hey does anyone know what the differenc is between the Liteon 1653 and 1673s.

i know that the 1653 is the older modle but what are the difference between these two?

thanks for any help


#2

Hi Sm3agol

SOHW-1653s (16x 4x / 12x 4x / 16x / 4x + 48x 24x 48x Half-Height DVD-Dual)
http://www.liteonit.com/ODD/English/e_product/e_sohw1653s.asp

SOHW-1673s (16x 8x / 16x 6x / 16x / 4x + 48x 24x 48x Half-Height DVD-Dual)
http://www.liteonit.com/ODD/English/e_product/e_sohw1673s.asp


#3

And the first FAQ: You cannot crossflash 1653S to 1673S

The differences: -R is, at last, 16x, making it a true 16x16 drive (where many of the competing drives have been for a long time) - next thing, must try harder in the write quality department.

Support for new 8x +RW and 6x -RW rewrite.