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PlexWriter
PX-R412C

Fast SCSI-2 CD-Writer


Internal and external version
4X Write
12X Read
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Compatible CD/DVD Media
Compatible Software
Firmware Upgrades
Total Solution Features

  • 4x write (600 KB/s)
  • 8x-12x read P-CAV (1200 KB/s - 1800 KB/s)
  • Max. 5.0MB/sec Burst Data Transfer Rate
  • Access Time 190 msec
  • 2 MB Buffer
  • Fast SCSI-2 Interface
  • Compatible with:
    • Windows, Windows 95, Windows NT, UNIX, Novell, OS/2 Warp, Solaris & Macintosh
  • MultiRead Compatible
  • One-Year Full Warranty (parts, labor)

Leading Edge Performance

Plextor's high standards for dependability and performance are also now available for CD-Recording. The Plexwriter writes your data at 4X and reads at a maximum speed of 12X. The PlexWriter offers an amazing 5MB/sec data transfer rate and a 190 ms access time. The combination of a Fast SCSI burst rate, low CPU utilization, a large 2MB buffer and synchronous data transfer all add up to increase the efficiency and the reliability of CD writing. The PlexWriter supports all major recordable CD-R discs.

Plextor's new CD-recorder is equipped with a caddy-loading mechanisme to protect the CD-R discs from dust and scratches. The complete kit will contain : CD-Recorder, 2 blanc media, WinOnCD 3.5 and Packet CD 2.0 CD-Recording software, 1 empty caddy and a 3 languages manual. Plextor backs up the PlexWriter with one year warranty and full technical support.

PlexWriter Benefits

  • 8 to 12 X Partial CAV Reader.
  • Fast SCSI-2 multi-tasking capabilities.
  • Windows 95 Plug & Play compatible.
  • One year full-warranty (parts, labor, and replacement).
  • Writes CD-ROM Modes 1 and 2, CD-XA Form 1 and 2, CD-DA, CD-I, Video CD & Photo CD.
  • Creates Audio CD, CD Extra, Enhanced CD, Photo CD, CD-I & Video CD Titles.
  • Supports Disk-At-Once, Track-At-Once, Multisession, Packet Writing modes.
  • Use Plextor Manager's DiscDupe software to copy your CD directly from any Plextor CD-ROM using disc-at-once method for bit by bit accuracy.
Plextor Manager 96 includes Disc Info?, a Plextor unique feature that tells you everything about the inserted disk. Format, file type, tracks and sessions are all identified for you.


Specifications

PX-R412Ci Internal

PX-R412Ce External

Disc
Usable Formats Write Read Play Write Read Play
-- CD-DA * 8-12x PCAV * * 8-12x PCAV *
-- CD-ROM * * * *
-- CD-ROM + CD-DA * 8-12x PCAV * * 8-12x PCAV *
-- CD-ROM XA * * * *
-- CD-I * * * *
-- PHOTO-CD * * * *
-- VIDEO-CD * * * *
-- CD-RW 8x CLV 8x CLV

Writing Modes Track at once Track at once
Disc at once Disc at once
Multisession Multisession
Packet writing Packet Writing

Performance
Data Transfer Rate
-- Burst 5.0 MB/sec 5.0 MB/sec
-- Read 8x-12x: 1.2-1.8Mb/sec PCAV
(Mode 1, Mode 2 form 1)
8x-12x: 1.2-1.8Mb/sec PCAV
(Mode 1, Mode 2 form 1)
4x: 600 Kb/sec
(Mode 1, Mode 2 form1)
4x: 600 Kb/sec
(Mode 1, Mode 2 form1)
1x: 150 Kb/sec
(Mode 1, Mode 2 form 1)
1x: 150 Kb/sec
(Mode 1, Mode 2 form 1)
-- Write 4x: 600 Kb/sec
(Mode 1, Mode 2 form1)
4x: 600 Kb/sec
(Mode 1, Mode 2 form1)
2x: 300 Kb/sec
(Mode 1, Mode 2 form 1)
2x: 300 Kb/sec
(Mode 1, Mode 2 form 1)
1x: 150 Kb/sec
(Mode 1, Mode 2 form 1)
1x: 150 Kb/sec
(Mode 1, Mode 2 form 1)
Access Time 190 msec (8x-12x CAV) 190 msec (8x-12x CAV)
Data Buffer 2 Mb 2 Mb
Error Rate less than 10-12 bits less than 10-12 bits

Front Panel
Eject Auto Eject/Manual Emergency Auto Eject/Manual Emergency
Lights Indication POWER ON, DISC IN, READ, WRITE (1x, 2x and 4x) Indication POWER ON, DISC IN; READ, WRITE (1x, 2x and 4x)
Disc Loading Caddy, auto load/auto eject Caddy, auto load/auto eject
Headphone Jack Stereo mini-jack, 0.9V at 32 Ohms Stereo mini-jack, 0.9V at 32 Ohms

Rear Panel
Power Supply DC +5V and DC +12V AC 100-240V, 50/60 Hz
Power Switch N/A Tumbler Type: 3A - 250V
Interface SCSI bus SCSI bus
50- pin header type Two 50-pin High Density
Audio Connector Analog output Analog Output
Molex Connector RCA Jacks
Jumper switch SCSI-ID, Parity, Terminator, Test
Flash Rom, Block Size, Eject
DIP Switch Parity, Termination, Test,
Flash Rom, Block Size, Eject
Rotary Switch N/A SCSI-ID

Dimensions & Weight
Dimensions 146 x 41.3 x 205 mm 178 x 57 x 305.5 mm
Weight 1.150 kg 2.7 kg

Reliability
MTBF 60.000 POH 60.000 POH
Caddy Loading Eject 200.000 times 200.000 times
Warranty 1 year (Parts & Labour) 1 year (Parts & Labour)


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