By the ‘s, the company entered the consumer market with its own line of recordable audio and video tapes. This tries to mimic the activities of a person loading these programs onto their own computer. The MRXG writes at this speed until about the 27 minute mark. The drive had no problems holding its own when writing to CD-R media. In our tests it started reading at 6.

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One of the faster drives we’ve tested, it took a little more than 5 minutes to write an entire 4. If you’re not sure whether the drive should be set up as a master or slave, the memored also has a few example configurations along with their corresponding jumper settings.

– Memorex MRXG 18x DVD±RW/RAM – Reviews

memorfx If the source disc is larger than 4. The drive had no problems passing all of the on-the-fly tests and did not create any errors.

Most of the specs below have been taken from Memorex’s website and the guide that came with the drive. To test rewrite scores, Nero is used again to time how long it takes mrx-525b write MB of random files and directories. Installing the MRXG in our test computer took only a couple of minutes. While the drive turned in some impressive times when writing to CD-R media, its Z-CLV writing method put it at a slight disadvantage in our rewriting tests. This software can do a number of things such as edit and touch up your photos, as well as organize them into various albums.


If you do need a little help for some reason, the documentation contains a lot of useful information about memorwx drive and software. However, because it scans with an ECC sum of 8, a higher number of PIF errors is acceptable, as long as they do not exceed The drive’s region can be changed five times and after that it cannot be changed anymore.

The drive had no problems holding its own when writing to CD-R media. The connector on the far left is the digital audio output. As you can see, the MRXG also has its share of logos. So what about writing quality?

Memorex MRX-525GE

On the other hand, the MRXG’s writing quality was fairly good for the most part. This shouldn’t be too surprising though, considering the drive spins at more than 11, RPM. To check the media compatibility of the MRXG, I ran a few tests using some of the media available in my area. Written by Karr Wang, this utility can be used to test the number of C1 and C2 errors on a disc. While best known for its recordable media, Memorex offers an assortment of computer peripherals, including its own line of CD and DVD drives.

This means that Memorex’s new drive is capable of backing up titles protected by SafeDisc 2, including version 2. About Privacy Contact Us. Nero Express 7 – With Nero Express, Nero has taken the features and performance people have come to expect from Nero Burning Rom and combined them with a user friendly interface.


Memorex 18x MRX-525G v1 External DVD Writer

According to Nero, the drive can also write CD-Text and overburn. Lastly, here are some results from our DVD-R test media. The MRXG gave some mixed results in this test.

For these tests I am using the US version of Transformers: Last but not least, the guide finishes up with a few short sections on how to operate the MRXG and troubleshoot some of the common problems that people might experience. This buffer is backed up by some form of buffer underrun protection as well. This means that Memorex’s new drive is capable of backing up jrx-525g protected by SafeDisc 2, including version 2. Hopefully, Memorex can address this in a future firmware update.

More information about text formats. From here, the guide jumps right into the physical installation of the drive. According to Nero, the drive can also write CD-Text and overburn. Does Memorex’s new drive have what it takes?