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LG to offer GH22 -- 22X DVD Burner

Written by James Delahunty (Google+) @ 23 Mar 2008 17:59 User comments (3)

LG to offer GH22 -- 22X DVD Burner LG will be offering up a nice and fast DVD burning solution to consumers with the GH22, which offers a 22X recording speed capable of writing a full DVD disc in four and a half minutes. The announcement follows Samsung's SH-S223 DVD burner which is scheduled to arrive in summer this year, also offering DVD writing speeds up to 22X.
Specifically, the GH22 will write DVD+R and DVD-R discs at 22X, DVD+RW DL at 16X, DVD-R DL and 12X and DVD-RAM at 12X. It provides 2MB memory buffer and buffer underun protection for recording safety. The burner comes with support for Lightscribe technology, enabling the user to burn on professional-looking labels to the disc.

SecurDisc technology is also included providing support for password-protected discs and content, data encryption, data reliability advancements and data integrity checks. It uses the E-IDE interface to connect to the motherboard.

To read more about SecurDisc see:
Using SecurDisc to protect important data on recordable media

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3 user comments

123.3.2008 22:07

Aren't most DVDs only capable of 16x writing speed? Lightscribe sux.

223.3.2008 23:23

Originally posted by c1c:
Aren't most DVDs only capable of 16x writing speed? Lightscribe sux.
Yes, currently. DVD tech developes with the readers. When the burner arrives on store shelves so will the DVD's that will burn at 22x.

Yes indeed lightscribe sucks.

324.3.2008 13:20

I see no reason to burn that fast anyway. I'll stick with what i got.

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