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Difference between ABS and VAS

Postby need2burn on Fri Feb 02, 2007 8:55 am

just wanted to know whats the difference between ABS and VAS mechanism in both DVD-ROM/RW and/or CD-ROM/RW, and what are the advantages and disadvantages of each, hopefully in simplified explanation :)
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Postby Scour on Fri Feb 02, 2007 9:01 pm

What brand of drives u mean?
Benq DW 1640, LG GH-20N, Pioneer BDR-208
Crucial M4, Sandisk SSD, Plextor M5S, Sandisk Ultra Plus, OCZ Petrol 256GB

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Postby Ian on Fri Feb 02, 2007 10:02 pm

They're Lite-On technologies that reduce vibration and noise. I'm not sure how VAS works but ABS uses steel balls.
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Postby need2burn on Sat Feb 03, 2007 8:32 am

ooppss am sorry i didnt know they implement their own technologies for different brands, i thought it was like a standard or sumthing..... yes i read this one on Lite-On's website....
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