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Pioneer 212D Lower Writer Buffer

Postby fleshie on Fri May 11, 2007 6:14 pm

Everytime I burn a DVD-R, I noticed that the Write Buffer would always dip down to about 8% at the 13% burn progress mark and then I hear the drive spin down a bit. Then it would immediately spin back up to full burn speed, and the Writer Buffer would restore back to ~97%. Verifying the data afterwards, and scanning the discs with a LiteON burner, it appears to be a perfect burn still. Can someone possibly explain this to me and let me know whether this is normal behavior? Thanks a lot for any help.
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Postby SithTracy on Fri May 11, 2007 7:03 pm

What are you burning and what application are you burning with? I haven't noticed this with mine and I primarily use ImgBurn.
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Postby Ian on Fri May 11, 2007 10:26 pm

Does it do this once or repeatedly?
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Postby fleshie on Sun May 13, 2007 6:54 am

Someone told me it's normal when writing Z-CLV (?) that the buffer dips between the switching of the speeds... and looking at other ppl's buffer and speed graphs when creating discs, they seem to behave the same so I'm not really concerned anymore. Thanks for the help!
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Postby Scour on Sun May 13, 2007 3:53 pm

WOPC also causes buffer decreases/increases
Benq DW 1640 and 1650 , Plextor PX-755, Pioneer BDR-208 and 209D, LG GH24NSC0, LG BH16NS40 and 16NS55, Liteon ihas 124F and 324F, Pioneer DVR-215 and S21, Samsung SH-224DB and 224GB, and some more

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