As we wrote in the previous Samsung optical drives review , optical drives are among the PC components we have been reluctant to examine seriously for acoustic performance. A tracking mechanism moves the laser assembly so that the laser’s beam can follow the spiral track from the innermost point outward. They are all noisy, but some are noisier, and some are quieter. Galaxy S10, 5G, Folding Phones. These are the categories of optical drive noise we will examine:. Colocation Server Hosting by Binary Environments.

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By using this intelligent tool, it will automatically remind you to update the drive firmware. 5232ass Writing Speed Adjustment Technology based on the recording media requirements.

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Twitter’s Ad Sales Surge. We still rely more on subjective listening than on measurements. A tracking mechanism moves the laser assembly so that the laser’s beam can follow the spiral track from the innermost 5232sa outward. Protected Disc Tests 5. SPCR is optimized for viewing at x screen size. Leave this field blank.


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Their comments on uneven airflow and pressure makes one think of Frisbees Help choosing a PSU. Retail Package – Installation 2.

The noise emitted by an optical drive is most closely related to the speed at which it is spinning the disc. Any good performance testing takes auss and effort. Noise and vibration are two major headaches users encounter when using a high-speed drive.

They made their name with motherboards, and have now expanded into almost every aspect of PC components, optical drives among them. Submitted by Mike Chin on Sun, The tracking system has to be able to move the laser at micron resolutions and to position it quickly for random access. Only some of it is mechanical drive and electronic motor noise. Here, we are concerned primarily with the noise-producing parts of an optical drive, the parts that move: AFFM is designed to change the uneven airflow field inside the drive because even pressure distribution leads to quieter and more stable operation.

On top of all this, the performance difference between various makes is relatively subtle, and most modern optical drives are plenty fast for most applications; on the other hand, a very quiet optical drive is a gem and difficult to identify casually. Comments in forums are property of their posters.

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Lines and paragraphs break automatically. This question is for testing whether or not you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions. Much of this noise is from air turbulence and vibrations caused by the fast rotation of the disc. 523a2s is the main source of noise. All logos and trademarks in this site are property of their respective owners.

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Retail Package – Installation. Rather than repeat the good work of many others, we recommend you visit one or more of the following informative sites for a more complete exposition of how optical drives work. Samsung Releases New Flash Laptop.

Anti-vibration system developed by ASUS. The unit’s absolute sensitivity reaches below 0 dBA.