Test Firmware ANNOUNCEMENTS

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#1

This thread is for announcements about test firmware releases. If you are interested in helping by trying these firmwares and displaying your results on the forum, then subscribe to this thread to get email notifications of test firmware releases.

Please do not use LiteOn support for any issues with these firmwares. Please post any problem you are having in the thread provided with the firmware link.

This thread is for test firmware announcements only. Do not discuss new firmwares in this thread. Posts are subject to deletion without notice if they do not follow this guideline. Each announcement will have a download link, and a link to that firmware’s discussion thread.

Disclaimer:
Obviously, there is always some risk involved when using test firmware. Even though all care will be taken to ensure the firmware is safe, LiteOn and cdfreaks, will not be held responsible for any damage or loss that may occur from the use of these firmwares.


#2

1635S YV6J Test Firmware with HyperTuning and OverSpeed support and DVD-R lead-in fix

This firmware has been provided to test the HT and OS feature. Please only show results with these options enabled.

Download: http://upload.cdfreaks.com/liteon/testfirmware/YV6JWIN.EXE
Results thread: http://club.cdfreaks.com/showthread.php?t=171752

Note: There may be an issue with DVD DL with HT enabled in this firmware that will be fixed in the next release.

[B]Please read the first post before downloading this firmware.[/B]


#3

165P6S MV7U Test Firmware with HyperTuning and OverSpeed support and DVD-R lead-in fix

This firmware has been provided to test the HT and OS feature. Please only show results with these options enabled.

Download: http://upload.cdfreaks.com/liteon/testfirmware/MV7UWIN.EXE
Results thread: http://club.cdfreaks.com/showthread.php?t=172012

Note: There may be an issue with DVD DL with HT enabled in this firmware that will be fixed in the next release.

[B]Please read the first post before downloading this firmware.[/B]


#4

160P6S PV7U Test Firmware with HyperTuning, OverSpeed support and DVD-R lead-in fix

This firmware has been provided to test the HT and OS feature and for people who can’t wait for the official release, for the DVD-R fix.

Download: http://upload.cdfreaks.com/liteon/testfirmware/PV7UWIN.EXE
Results thread: http://club.cdfreaks.com/showthread.php?t=172464

[B]Please read the first post carefully before downloading this firmware.[/B]


#5

160H6S CV7U Test Firmware with HyperTuning, OverSpeed support and DVD-R lead-in fix

This firmware has been provided to test the HT and OS feature and for people who can’t wait for the official release, for the DVD-R fix.

Download: http://upload.cdfreaks.com/liteon/testfirmware/CV7UWIN.EXE
Results thread: http://club.cdfreaks.com/showthread.php?t=172466

[B]Please read the first post carefully before downloading this firmware.[/B]


#6

165H6S HV7U Test Firmware with HyperTuning, OverSpeed support and DVD-R lead-in fix

This firmware has been provided to test the HT and OS feature and for people who can’t wait for the official release, for the DVD-R fix.

Download: http://upload.cdfreaks.com/liteon/testfirmware/HV7UWIN.EXE
Results thread: http://club.cdfreaks.com/showthread.php?t=172468

[B]Please read the first post carefully before downloading this firmware.[/B]


#7

16H5S LV4C Test Firmware with HyperTuning, OverSpeed support and DVD-R lead-in fix

This firmware has been provided to test the HT and OS feature and for people who can’t wait for the official release, for the DVD-R fix. It’s based on the 1635S YV6J firmware.

Download: http://upload.cdfreaks.com/liteon/testfirmware/LV4CWIN.EXE
Results thread: http://club.cdfreaks.com/showthread.php?t=172476

[B]Please read the first post carefully before downloading this firmware.[/B]


#8

165P6S MV8D Test Firmware with HyperTuning, OverSpeed and Online HyperTuning support

This firmware has been provided to test the HT, OS and OHT feature. Please only show results with these options enabled.

[ol][li]Online-HT supported, something like BenQ’s WOPC.
[/li][li]When you change the setting of HT, the setting will be saved and take effect immediately.
[/li][li]Some changes for high/low temperature operation and for DL media.[/ol]
[/li]See the new test version of SmartBurn to enable Online HyperTuning:
http://club.cdfreaks.com/showthread.php?t=177331

[B]NOTE:[/B] There is a known issue with Online HyperTuning and DVD+R media, which causes the burn speed to reduce to 6x. This combination should be avoided until this problem is fixed.

Download: MV8DWIN.EXE
Results thread: http://club.cdfreaks.com/showthread.php?t=172012

[B]Please read the first post before downloading this firmware.[/B]


#9

165H6S HV8D Test Firmware with HyperTuning, OverSpeed and Online HyperTuning support

This firmware has been provided to test the HT, OS and OHT feature.

[ol][li]Online-HT supported, something like BenQ’s WOPC.
[/li][li]When you change the setting of HT, the setting will be saved and take effect immediately.
[/li][li]Some changes for high/low temperature operation and for DL media.[/ol]
[/li]See the new test version of SmartBurn to enable Online HyperTuning:
http://club.cdfreaks.com/showthread.php?t=177331

[B]NOTE:[/B] There is a known issue with Online HyperTuning and DVD+R media, which causes the burn speed to reduce to 6x. This combination should be avoided until this problem is fixed.

Download: HV8DWIN.EXE
Results thread: http://club.cdfreaks.com/showthread.php?t=172468

[B]Please read the first post before downloading this firmware.[/B]


#10

160P6S PV8D Test Firmware with HyperTuning, OverSpeed and Online HyperTuning support

This firmware has been provided to test the HT, OS and OHT feature.

[ol][li]Online-HT supported, something like BenQ’s WOPC.
[/li][li]When you change the setting of HT, the setting will be saved and take effect immediately.
[/li][li]Some changes for high/low temperature operation and for DL media.[/ol]
[/li]See the new test version of SmartBurn to enable Online HyperTuning:
http://club.cdfreaks.com/showthread.php?t=177331

[B]NOTE:[/B] There is a known issue with Online HyperTuning and DVD+R media, which causes the burn speed to reduce to 6x. This combination should be avoided until this problem is fixed.

Download: PV8DWIN.EXE
Results thread: http://club.cdfreaks.com/showthread.php?t=172464

[B]Please read the first post before downloading this firmware.[/B]


#11

165P6S MV8G Test Firmware with HyperTuning, OverSpeed and Online HyperTuning support

This firmware has been provided to test the HT, OS and OHT feature.

[ol][li]Online-HT supported, something like BenQ’s WOPC.
[/li][li]When you change the setting of HT, the setting will be saved and take effect immediately.
[/li][li]Some changes for high/low temperature operation and for DL media.
[/li][li]Fixes the drop in burn speed when using DVD+R with Online HT enabled.[/ol]
[/li]See the new test version of SmartBurn to enable Online HyperTuning:
http://club.cdfreaks.com/showthread.php?t=177331

Download: MV8GWIN.EXE
Results thread: http://club.cdfreaks.com/showthread.php?t=172012

[B]Please read the first post before downloading this firmware.[/B]


#12

See this thread now for further test firmware updates:
http://club.cdfreaks.com/showthread.php?t=178170


#13

Latest test firmwares (3 May 2006):
MV8Q
HV8Q
PV8Q

See the new test version of SmartBurn to enable Online HyperTuning:
http://club.cdfreaks.com/showthread.php?t=177331

Note:
1/ Don’t burn +RW with HT enable. This will be fixed in next release.


#14

Latest test firmware for the 1635S (5 May 2006):
YV6M

Has OHT support and latest HT improvements. :slight_smile:

See the new test version of SmartBurn to enable Online HyperTuning:
http://club.cdfreaks.com/showthread.php?t=177331


#15

Latest test firmware for the 1635S/16H5S (5 May 2006):
YV6M
LV4C

Has OHT support, latest HT improvements, 12x read for ROM9 and 16x read for all ±R.

See the new test version of SmartBurn to enable Online HyperTuning:
http://club.cdfreaks.com/showthread.php?t=177331

Note:
1/ OHT will be displayed as off after a restart, even though it is still on.


#16

Test firmware for 16P9S (8 May 2006)
FDV1

Solves the noise issue with this drive.


#17

Test firmware for 16P9S (8 May 2006)
FDV2

If you have already download FDV1, please upgrade to this firmware.


#18

Test firmware for 165P6S (12 May 2006):
MV8V

See the new test version of SmartBurn to enable Online HyperTuning:
http://club.cdfreaks.com/showthread.php?t=177331


#19

Latest 6S test firmwares (19 May 2006):
MV94
HV94
PV94

Restores the DVD +R DL burning to the last OHT technique.

See the new test version of SmartBurn to enable Online HyperTuning:
http://club.cdfreaks.com/showthread.php?t=177331


#20

Latest test firmware for the 1635S (23 May 2006):
YV6N

Fully supports DVDScan and fixes the OHT setting problem.

[B]Note: [/B]It appears that this firmware has issues with Jitter and TE/FE with some drives/systems.

See the new test version of SmartBurn to enable Online HyperTuning:
http://club.cdfreaks.com/showthread.php?t=177331