Sony CRX1950U 40x12x48x USB CD-RW Drive

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Sony CRX1950U 40x12x48x USB CD-RW Drive


Sony CRX1950U 40x12x48x USB CD-RW Drive

Sony CRX1950U delivers high performance CD burning with its USB 2.0 interface external CD-RW drive for Windows PCs or Mac computers equipped with USB2.0 interface. The CRX1950U supports ultra-fast 40X/12X/48X max. performance and can create a full CD in under 3 minutes.

Also included is Sonys new Power-Burn conformed CD recording management system. Power-Burn conformed technology takes the worry out of CD burning by reducing buffer-underrun and optimizing the burn to the brand and type of CD-R/RW disc used. The CRX1950U comes complete with a generous suite of software tools to help you manage and edit digital pictures and video, listen to and record your own original digital music, and even back up your PC. Works with Windows 98SE/2000, Windows Millennium Edition, and Windows XP operating system. Also works with Mac OS 9.0.4,9.1, or 9.2.1


  • Records up to 700 MB of data or 80 minutes of music (depending on type of disc used).
  • With powerful performance at 40X/12X/48X max., a full CD can be recorded in approximately 3 minutes!
  • Power-Burn Conformed buffer underrun protection technology allows for worry-free recording.
  • USB 2.0 interface offers high speed transfer with easy connectivity and backward compatibility with USB 1.1.
  • Quickly and easily creates data CD-ROM, Video CD, your own original Music CD and CD to CD copies with the software bundle included in the kit.
  • Power-Burn™ Conformed Technology, a 2 MB buffer, and quick 100 ms access time.
  • Includes B's Clip software, B's Recorder Gold software
  • Refurbished, 90-day warranty.


Interface USB 2.0
Capacity 700MB
Transfer Rate 7,200 kB/S Model 1 (48X read max.)
6,000 kB/s Mode 1 (40X CD-R write max.)
1,800 kB/s Mode 1 (12X CD-R/RW write)
Read/Write Speed Write (CD-RW discs): 4X, 8X, 10X, 12X max.
Write (CD-R discs) 4X, 8X,12X,16X CLV, 18X~40X P-CAV max
Read (CD) 48X max.
USB 1.1 compatible at 4X/4X/6X max (limitation of that version of USB)
Memory Buffer 2 MB with PowerBurn technology
Supports CD-Digital Audio, CD-Extra, CD Text, CD-ROM (Mode 1), CD-ROM XA (Mode 2, Form 1&2), CD-I (Mode 2, Form 1&2), Photo CD (multi-session), Enhanced CD, UDF, Video CD (MPEG-1),
Karaoke CD.
O/S Support Mac OS® 9.0.4/9.1/9.2.1, Windows® 98SE/2000, Windows Me Edition operating systems and Windows XP™ operating system.
Software B’s Clip software (Windows® only) and B’s Recorder Gold software (Windows and Macintosh®).
Syetem Requirements: PC: Intel® Pentium® II 400Mhz or faster (or equivalent) CPU, 64MB RAM, 1GB available hard disk space, installed USB 2.0 port (Sony recommends Adaptec® AUA-3100LP USB 2.0 adapter card)
Microsoft® Windows® 98SE/2000/Me/XP Home and Professional operating system.
Macintosh: iMac®, iBook®, G3/G4 Desktop Macintosh®, installed USB 2.0 port (Sony recommends Adaptec AUA-3100LP USB 2.0 adapter card), Mac OS® 9.0.4/9.1/9.2.1 operating systems.
MTBF 100,000 power-on hours (25% duty cycle)
Power AC 100 V to 240 V, 50/60 Hz, Consumption approx. 30 watts
Size  6.5"w x 2.1"h x 9.8"d WT.- 4.2 lbs

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