Sony CDU5211-BK 52x IDE Black CD-ROM Drive

Part# 841711


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Sony CDU5211-BK 52x IDE Black CD-ROM Drive

This powerhouse Sony CDU-5211-BK 52x Max Black CD-ROM drive is the answer to your quest for a speedy and performance drive. This drive has a 52X Max transfer rate which will satisfy all your needs. It fits the standard 5.25" half-height drive bay, and utilizes the standard ATAPI/IDE interface. The perfect CD-Rom drive for the person that wants high speed at an affordable price.

Product Features:

  • 52X Max CD Performance
  • Dual Speed Operation
  • Reads All Major Formats
    Compatible With Most Media
  • CAV Operation
  • ABS Balancing System 
  • Motorised Tray Loading
  • Large Buffer
  • Ultra DMA Support
  • Low Power Consumption
  • Analogue & Digital Audio Output
  • Convenient IDE Interface
  • Mounts Internally
  • Works With Most O/S


  • Formats Supported: CD-DA, CD-ROM, CD-ROM-XA, CD-I Ready, MPEG-1, Karaoke CD, Photo-CD, Enhanced CD, CD Extra, I-Trax CD, CD-Text & UDF.
  • Media Supported: 120 & 80mm disks, Audio CD's, Video CD's, CD Rom Disks, CD-R & CD-RW disks (read only).
  • Modes Supported: CD mode 1 & 2, forms 1 & 2; single & multisession compatible.


  • Max Sustained: 3,490 - 6,000 (40X) / 7,900KB/s (52X) Max Burst: 33MB/s
  • Buffer Memory: 128KB Avg 
  • Access: 80ms
  • Tray Open/ Close: 1.5/ 1.5s
  • Avg Spin Up/ Down: 2.5/ 5.5s Avg


  • Host Interface: 40pin ATA-PI E-IDE
  • Rear Line Out: 4pin Molex; 0.7 0.2Vrms @ 47 ohms
  • Rear Digital Out: 2pin standard SPDIF; 5.0Vp-p
  • Front Headphone: 3.5mm mini stereo; 0.6 0.1 Vrms @33 ohms


  • Error Rate: 1 block in 10 pwr 12 bits ECC on
  • Error Rate: 1 block in 10 pwr 9 bits ECC off
  • MTBF: 70,000POH @25% duty
  • Warranty: 2yrs


  • Operating Temp: 5C to 45C
  • Non-Operating Temp: -35C to 60C
  • Operating Humidity: 10% to 80% Voltage: 5V DC 5% or 12V DC 10%
  • Current (Operational): 0.9A @5/12V typ., 1A @5V / 1.5A @12V max.
  • Current (Sleep Mode): 0.3A @5V / 0.01A @12V typ.


  • Orientation: Horizontal or Vertical (120mm disks only when Vert.)
  • Physical Dimensions: 41.3mm H x 145.8 W x 190 D
  • Mass: 0.9Kg

System Requirements

  • Mounting: Desktop or Tower machine with an available 5.25" 1/2 height standard length drive bay (open front) and four mounting screws. NB: Some machines may require vendor/model specific 'Rails'.
  • Connection: IDE I/F with available address & connection cable. Standard internal 4pin Power Connector. Optional SoundBlaser or Compatible Sound Card, Speakers & Connection Cable.
  • Operation: O/S with IDE & CD-ROM support. Audio &/or video playback requires suitable software.

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