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Speedomania: 48x/16x/48x-Burner from LG

Read Speeds With CDRW

This test uses a backup copy of the original CD on a LiteOn HS-RW disk(4x-12x):

ATIP: 97m 15s 35f

Disk Manufacturer: NAN-YA Plastics Corp.
Reflective layer: Phase change
Media type: CD-ReWritable
Recording speeds: min. unknown - max. unknown
Nominal capacity: 702.83 MB (79m 59s 74f / LBA: 359849)

The 48x times drive does not live up to expectations. Still, the short access times are a plus point.

CDRWAverage Reading SpeedStart Reading SpeedEnd Reading SpeedAccess Times RandomAccess Times 1/3Access Times Full
Yamaha CRW-F1UX32,12X18,98X42,29X126 ms138 ms264 ms
LG GCE-8480B31,03X18,19X40,85X95 ms108 ms168 ms
LG GCE-8400B30,99X17,70X40,79X97 ms107 ms182 ms