Samsung DVD SH-S182

Hi all,

I just want to let ya’ll know that I am going to test two drives, one is the SH-S182 and the other one will be a Sony DW-G120A.

As soon I have the results I will post them here.

Software:
GEAR Masterting Edition
Scenarist 3.00
Nero Express 6.00

Thank you, Respectfully,
Frans

Dear people,

Here some about the Samsung DVD SH-S182 (Europe).

Nero CD Speed Test results

General Information

Operating System Windows XP Professional (5.01.2600 Service Pack 2)
Drive TSSTcorpCD/DVDW SH-S182D
Firmware Version SB04
Serial Number SH-S182DFirmware
Disc DVD+R DL
MID RITEK D01 (Used Philips DVD+R DL)
Capacity 7.85 GB

Transfer Rate

Start 3.45x
End 8.29x
Average 6.21x
Type CAV

Seek Times

Random 115 ms
1/3 127 ms
Full 193 ms

CPU Usage [ NOTE Pentium III 450 MHZ ] to make it hard on the burner ]

1X 12 %
2X 14 %
4X 99 %
8X n/a

Interface

Burst Rate 19908 KB/sec

Spin Up/Down Times

Spin Up Time 1.89 sec
Spin Down Time 2.24 sec

Load/Eject Times

Load Time 1.09 sec
Eject Time 3.67 sec
Recognition Time 1.04 sec

Log

Time Elapsed Action
[12:22:45] Starting transfer rate test
[12:39:57] 17:12 Speed:3-8 X CAV (6.21 X average)
[12:39:57] Starting access times test
[12:40:09] Random Access: 115 ms
[12:40:21] 1/3 Access: 127 ms
[12:40:41] 0:44 Full Access: 193 ms
[12:40:41] Starting CPU usage test
[12:40:56] CPU usage at 1X: 12 %
[12:41:12] CPU usage at 2X: 14 %
[12:41:29] CPU usage at 4X: 99 %
[12:42:03] 1:22 CPU usage at 8X: n/a
[12:42:03] Starting burst rate test
[12:42:05] 0:02 Interface burst rate: 19 MB/sec (19908 KB/sec)
[12:42:05] Starting spin-up/down test
[12:42:09] Spin-up time: 1.89 seconds
[12:42:21] 0:16 Spin-down time: 2.24 seconds
[12:42:21] Starting load/eject test
[12:42:25] Eject time: 3.67 seconds
[12:42:55] Load time: 1.09 seconds
[12:42:57] 0:35 Recognition time: 1.04 seconds
[12:42:57] Starting extra read tests
[12:43:23] Butterfly test: 15.3 KB/sec
[12:43:46] Random block/transfer test: 321.7 KB/sec
[12:44:09] 1:13 Random transfer test: 576.7 KB/sec

As a result it did his burn perfect, I have the curves but don’t know how to put them in here, next will be the Sony.

Respectfully,
Frans Lupschen