This level of performance carried over to our DAE tests, where the drive ripped audio CD’s at speeds as high as 40x. Not so friendly with a re-install and again, all my fault. As you can see, this menu is pretty straight forward. For this test I randomly generated MB and MB of files and directories to test the time it takes the drive to write and close a CD. By looking at the screenshots, you can see that the discs burned by the drive had a low number of C1 errors.

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Fast, incredibly portable data storage — with one missing piece Fast, incredibly portable data storage — with one missing piece bv-re Dong Ngo. With Taiyo Yuden’s 52x media, the drive starts writing at about It completed our tests in record time, beating even the BH12LS38 by more than a minute.

Windows 10 wont recognize my LG drive HL-DT-ST- BD-RE BH16NS40 ATA – Microsoft Community

Storage by Rick Broida Oct 24, Keep reading as we find out. I also put these discs through a “stress test” by reading them back at 16x.

Just use a region free software like dvdfab passkey free version or anydvd. Just select your template type, disc information, text layout, background image and print destination. Follow the below steps. Data is stored on the Gh16ns40 by physically altering the recording layer and creating permanent voids or holes.


HL-DT-ST BH16NS40 resources and drivers

Last but not least, it finishes up with a short troubleshooting section and a page full of specifications for the BH16NS When testing the drive’s capacity, it had no problems overburning up to 99 bh116ns40 with our CompUSA media. The score given is an average of the three. It starts out by going over the BH16NS40’s features, package contents and system requirements as well as the functions of the various buttons and connectors located on the front and back of the drive.

The drive has been in heavy use now for about a week and could not be happier. The manual continues on by going over the basic operation of the drive. Send a link to this item so recipient can review, customize or exchange for an alternate of equal or lesser value.

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The drive appears to be fast but I have not written any data to disk or done any benchmarks to test the actual speed. Thanks for your feedback, it helps us improve the site. In most cases, hl-dt-ts BH16NS40 would peak at about 14x before the writing speed dropped to 10x. Storage by Rick Broida Nov 12, Needless to say, it took nd-re a couple of minutes to install LG’s Super Multi Blue drive in our test computer.


While the drive failed to reach this speed in our tests, it was still able to burn an entire 25GB disc in a little more than 9 minutes. This utility can be used to test the number of C1 and C2 errors as well as the jitter level on a disc.

I will update my review after testing the blu ray, hopefully soon. How satisfied are you with this reply? The results are below.

The Movie and Star Wars: These are the ones you should grab. In Stock Update Location close. All times are GMT By looking at the screenshots above, you can see that LG’s new drive starts writing at about 5.

But I got through it and watched some media. Off by default, the LED lights up a bright blue whenever the drive is reading or writing. The drive LG sent us for this review was manufactured in December of and had firmware version 1.