Posted on November 27, 2018


With SpeedRead enabled, the PXA flew past the drives from the competition, reaching a maximum transfer speed of The disc is over 4GB and single sided. InfoTool had no problems detecting the PXA’s maximum reading and writing speeds, recording modes, buffer underrun protection and 2MB buffer. It was also manufactured in China and had a TLA of “”. All you need to do is choose what language you want and select your installation options.

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3 PLEXTOR Px-760a IDE DVD / CD Rewritable

Looking at the other scores, you can see that the drive’s seek times and CPU usage were also quite good. After taking the drive out of the box, I left the jumper set to master and installed it on the secondary IDE chain of our test computer ddvr connecting the IDE cable and power connector.

Here too pkextor drive reached a maximum ps speed of about Using outdated or corrupt Plextor PXA drivers can cause system errors, crashes, and cause your computer or hardware to fail. Media Quality Check To assure you’re getting the best results with your drive, this function checks the quality of blank media. However, instead of measuring the number of PIF errors, the Basic test counts the number of bytes corrected during the PI stage.

Retrospect also supports compression, encryption and disaster recovery features. By default it comes set as master. It starts out by going over how to open up your computer and determine your existing IDE configuration.


Unfortunately, Plextor has included very little information on the PXA’s more advanced technologies. A disc with good writing quality will produce graphs with narrow peaks and little peak shift. This gives a more realistic idea of how long it takes to write a CD. This software gives you the ability to repair, enhance and share your digital photos. This changes the length of the pits and lands, which can increase accuracy and data response.

These are the number of errors before correction and are normal. This tool will download and update the correct Plextor PXA driver versions automatically, protecting you against installing the wrong PXA drivers.

All you need to do is choose what language you want and select your installation options. According to some of the documentation Plextor has provided, GigaRec ignores the information encoded onto the CD manufacturer, maximum write capacity, etc and compresses the size of the pits and lands on the disc. This test can be used to give us the average, maximum and total number of C1, C2 and CU uncorrectable errors on a disc. Like the other Plextor drives we’ve reviewed, the PXA was very easy to install.

Once done, it will save this writing strategy to memory. Testing a drive’s DVD writing quality isn’t easy. Silent mode If the drive needs to be used in a quiet environment, the drive can be switched to silent mode.

Plextor PX-760A Dual-Layer DVD±RW Optical Drive (Refurbished, 90 day warranty)

You can see from the screen shot that the Plextor PXA supports accurate stream, caches audio data and has the ability to retrieve C2 error information from audio CD’s.


To put it simply, the lower the jitter rate the better.

Like a CD-ROM, you will get different benchmark results depending on what kind of discs you are using. The entries can be activated or de-activated, and deleted. Rewritable and double layer media is not supported.

Along with reading and writing plxetor rate tests, it includes a system to check the writing quality of your CD’s and DVD’s.

Plextor PXA Drivers Download – Update Plextor Software

Some even slow down to read single layer DVD-Video discs. Buffer underrun proof The buffer underrun proof technologies offer a solution to prevent writing failures during the burning process for CD and DVD by pausing the burn if the data to the drive write buffer is slowed or stopped.

This means that the drive is plexxtor a very good choice if you plan to back up titles protected by SafeDisc 2 or later. If your discs have C1 errors, don’t worry.

While GigaRec has its advantages, it also has a few limitations. If the laser power is too low, the pits and lands can become blurred. CD DAE will extract the audio tracks twice and then compare them. With PlexTools Professional you can perform four separate tests: