Plextor PX-LB950SA 12X BD-ReWriter Review

 

Plextor PX-LB950SA 12X BD-ReWriter Review

Review:
Plextor PX-LB950SA
Reviewed by: Vroom
Provided by: Plextor
Europe

Firmware: 1.02
Manufactured: October 2010

Plextor was kind enough to send us the PX-LB950SA
external Blu-Ray writer for a review. The Drive supports 8x reading and 12x
burning on SL Blu-ray, and it supports writing and reading of DVD±R/RW, DVD-RAM
and CD-RW media.

Drive
Specifications


Here are the specifications off the PX-LB950SA
that we found on the Plextor site.

Plextor PX-LB950SA 12X BD-ReWriter Review

Packaging


Let’s take a look at the packaging.

Plextor PX-LB950SA 12X BD-ReWriter Review

Front
side.

Plextor PX-LB950SA 12X BD-ReWriter Review

Back
side.

Plextor PX-LB950SA 12X BD-ReWriter Review

Top side.

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Both
rear sides.

 

What’s
inside the box


Now it’s time to take a look at the drive
itself and what the drive came shipped with.

Plextor PX-LB950SA 12X BD-ReWriter Review

 

Our retail package contained the PX-LB950SA
drive, two software CD’s, SATA cable and four screws.

Now let’s take a closer look at the drive.

Plextor PX-LB950SA 12X BD-ReWriter Review

A
general view of the drive.

Plextor PX-LB950SA 12X BD-ReWriter Review

The
front side of the drive is very stylish, as we can see it has the Plextor &
Blu-Ray Disc logo and the name of the drive. On the bottom we can see the
Lightscribe logo, the blue led, the emergency eject hole and the eject button.

Plextor PX-LB950SA 12X BD-ReWriter Review

Drive
top.

Plextor PX-LB950SA 12X BD-ReWriter Review

Drive
bottom

Plextor PX-LB950SA 12X BD-ReWriter Review

The label indicates that the drive was
manufactured in October 2010 in China.

Plextor PX-LB950SA 12X BD-ReWriter Review

On the rear side we have the SATA power
connector and the data connector.

Now let’s head on to the next page were
we can take a look at the features of the drive….