Sony DRU-800A Firmware wanted

[qanda]This thread is about the Sony DVD±R RW IDE DUAL LAYER. Click here to see full specs[/qanda]I’m unsure wether the 810a is the same. But I wish to locate the proper firmware for this model that can ‘unlock’ hidden features. What features can I unlock?

@ Bouda,

Welcome to the Forum.

The Sony DRU-800A is a ReBadged Lite-On SHOW-1693S Optical Drive.

Suggest visiting the CodeGuys Web Site for Sony DRU-800A/Lite-On SHOW-1693S Firmware ->

http://codeguys.rpc1.org/firmwares.html#SOHW-1693S

Also for your “Modification” of your Sony DRU-800A/Lite-On SHOW-1693S Firmware suggest reviewing the “OmniPatcher for Lite-On/Sony Optical Drives” (http://club.cdfreaks.com/f44/omnipatcher-liteon-sony-optical-drives-v2-6-2-a-97590) Forum thread.

Regards,
bjkg