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Plextor PX-40TSUWI 40x SCSI CD-ROM

Part# 841503

Plextor PX-40TSUWI 40x Internal SCSI CD-ROM Drives
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The ULTRAPLEX WIDE's burst transfer rate of 40Megabytes/second supports Wide Ultra SCSI data transfer. That's the maximum for any CD-ROM -- in fact there is no other Wide Ultra CD-ROM. High speed devices such as hard drives, will not be bogged down waiting for the CD-ROM. In addition, the ULTRAPLEX WIDE boasts a blazing average random access time of 85ms and supports high speed, accurate Digital Audio Extraction.

Key Features

  • 40x max to 17x min throughput
  • 8,590 RPM
  • Constant angular velocity
  • Wide Ultra SCSI
  • 40MB/sec burst transfer rate
  • Double bearing auto balancing spindle motor
  • 85ms average random read
  • 512KB buffer
  • Capable of digital audio extraction at 24x max with "bit-by-bit" accuracy
  • Plug & Play
  • Sub-code output available
  • Upgradeable flash firmware
  • Compatible with Windows 9x, Windows NT, Novell NetWare, Mac, Solaris X86, Linux, IBM AS/400, RS-6000: AIX, HP-UX, Alpha Vax and NT


Data Transfer Rate
Sustained Transfer Rate 40X max (CAV 8,590 RPM)
Burst Transfer Rate
  • 40MB/sec (synchronous) Ultra SCSI
  • 6.6MB/sec (asynchronous)
Access time
Average Read 85ms typical
Average Seek 80ms typical
Data Buffer
Data Buffer 512KB
Interface 68-pin Wide Ultra SCSI
Data Format
Support Format
  • CD-ROM Mode 1
  • CD-ROM XA Mode 2, form 1 and 2
  • CD-I
  • Multisession Mode 1 & 2
  • CD UDF
  • CD-DA
  • Photo-CD
  • Video CD
  • Enhanced CD
  • CD-Extra
  • CDR
  • CD+G
  • CD-Midi
  • CD-Text
Data/Audio Capacity
Playing Time Up to 74 minutes
Front Panel
Front Panel
  • Auto Eject, Manual emergency eject
  • Disc In, On/Busy lights
  • Auto disc loading
  • Headphone stereo minijack
  • Volume wheel knob
  • Play/Track advance, Stop/Eject
Operation System Compatibility Compatible with Windows 9x, Windows NT, Novell NetWare, Mac, Solaris X86, Linux, IBM AS/400, RS-6000: AIX, HP-UX, Alpha Vax and NT
Rear Panel
Power Supply

DC +5V at average 0.8A (peak 1.35A); DC +12V at average 0.8A (peak 1.3A)

Interface Connector SCSI bus, 68-pin flat ribbon
Termination Jumper Switch
Audio Output Stereo output, molex connector, MPC3 standard
Jumper Switches SCSI ID, Parity, Term, Test, Block size, Media lock
MTBF 100,000 Power On hours (POH)
Tray Loading 30,000 load cycles
Mechanical Specifications
Outer Dimensions Height 1.64"
Width 5.78"
Depth 7.95"
Weight 2.2 lbs.

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