Click here to go back to the original version of this page
PX-608U
PX-608U
RoHS compliant
Open Open Close Close




8x DVD+/-R
4x DVD+/-R DL


DVD-RAM compatible
Datasheet
Online Product Registration
Hands-on

Plextor launches the first portable DVD recorder, the PX-608U (with AC adapter).
Reflecting the consumer trend for highly portable and stylish units, the PX-608U comes in an attractive silver design and is one of the slimmest and lightest drives on the market.


Specifications


Write & Read speed

Write
DVD+R 8x
DVD+R DL 4x
DVD-R 8x
DVD-R DL 4x
DVD+RW 8x
DVD-RW 6x
DVD-RAM 5x
CD-R 24x
CD-RW 24x

Read
DVD-ROM 8x
CD-ROM 24x

Technical Specifications

Interface
USB 2.0
USB 1.1 (Only for CD functions)
Data buffer 2 MB
Access Time <150ms (CD); <160ms (DVD)
MTBF 60 000h
Disc Loading Tray (30.000 times)
Dimensions 138(W) x 162(D) x 22,2mm(H)
Weight < 450g
Warranty 2 year Fast Warranty Service (in EU, Norway and Switzerland: Collect & Return)
1 year in other countries

System Requirements

  • PC/AT compatible
  • CPU: Pentium 3 - 450 Mhz
  • RAM: 256MB
  • HDD: 10GB free space
  • OS: Windows 2000/XP


Features


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. The drive resumes the burn process after the drive write buffer is refilled.

PlexTools Professional

This software tool offers a complete suite of recording applications and supports your drive's advanced quality check functions. Audio extraction, various recording modes, and copying of files or disc images can be selected. Read/Write speed testing allows you to select the best media for your drive and examine the quality of your recordings. (www.plextools.com)

PlexTools Professional XL

Based on the existing solid code of PlexTools Professional, PlexTools Professional XL offers more features and extra options. The new layout with resizable windows and improved graphs, enhanced audio functions and project options, as well as the unique update check system, is designed and tuned for the demanding user. (www.plextools.com)


Compatible Formats


DVD

DVD-RAM (ver. 2.0/2.1), DVD-ROM, DVD-Video, Multi-Border, Multisession, DVD+VR, DVD-VR (Read-Only), DVD-R, DVD-R DL, DVD-RW, DVD+R, DVD+R DL, DVD+RW

CD

CD-DA, CD-ROM Mode-1, CD-ROM XA Mode-2 (form 1/2), CD-Extra, Photo-CD, Video-CD, CD TEXT, Mixed CD


Performance


DVD+R DVD-R CD-R
8x: 11.080KB/s (ZCLV) 8x: 11.080KB/s (ZCLV) 24x: 3.600KB/s
6x: 8.310KB/s (ZCLV) 6x: 8.310KB/s (ZCLV) 20x: 3.000KB/s
4x: 5.540KB/s (ZCLV) 4x: 5.540KB/s (ZCLV) 16x: 2.400KB/s
2.4x: 3.324KB/s (CLV) 2x: 2.770KB/s (CLV) 10x: 1.500KB/s (CLV)
1x: 1.385KB/s (CLV) 4x: 600KB/s (CLV)
DVD+R DL DVD-R DL DVD-RAM
4x: 5.540KB/s (ZCLV) 4x: 5.540KB/s (ZCLV) 5x (ZCLV)
2.4x: 3.324KB/s (CLV) 2x: 2.770KB/s (CLV) 3x (CLV)
2x (CLV)
DVD+RW DVD-RW CD-RW
8x: 11.080KB/s (ZCLV) 6x: 8.310KB/s (ZCLV) 24x: 3.600KB/s
6x: 8.310KB/s (ZCLV) 4x: 5.540KB/s (ZCLV) 20x: 3.000KB/s
4x: 5.540KB/s (ZCLV) 2x: 2.770KB/s (CLV) 16x: 2.400KB/s
3.3x: 4.455KB/s (CLV) 1x: 1.385KB/s (CLV) 10x: 1.500KB/s (CLV)
2.4x: 3.324KB/s (CLV) 4x: 600KB/s (CLV)
DVD-ROM CD-ROM
8x (CAV) 24x (CAV)
6x (CAV) 16x (CAV)
4x (CAV) 9.3x (CAV)
2x (CAV) 6.1x (CAV)


Product codes


Retail/bulk USB Cable Adapter + Power Cable Manual Full & Trial software Plextools Professional
PX-608U/T3 retail x x x x x
PX-608U/T3UK retail x x (UK version) x x x

Included Software
(Only for retail versions)


Ahead Nero Pinnacle Sonic Cyberlink Plextor
CD/DVD Mastering Nero Express 6 SE Instant CD/DVD RecordNow* Power2Go 4* Plextools Professional
Plextools Professional XL*
Video Editing Nero Vision Express 3* Studio 9* My DVD* PowerDirector 4*
DVD Authoring Nero Vision Express 3* Studio 9* My DVD* PowerProducer 3*
DVD Player Nero Showtime 2* PowerDVD 6*
MultiMedia Player Nero Media Player Instant Audio Media@Show 3* Plextools Professional
Plextools Professional XL*
Duplication Instant Copy Plextools Professional
Plextools Professional XL*
Other Nero Recode 2* Instant Backup PowerBackup*
* 30 Days Trial only



2007 Plextor SA/NV, All rights reserved.