Samsung SH-S183A DVD Burner Preview

Preview: Samsung SH-S183A
Previewed by: Dee-27
Provided by: Samsung
Firmware: SB02
Manufactured: September 2006

We at CDFreaks would like to present a preview of one of the latest DVD-ReWriter’s from Samsung – the Samsung SH-S183A. The Samsung SH-S183A supports 18x DVD±R, 8x/6x DVD+RW/DVD-RW, 12x DVD-RAM and 8x DVD+R DL/DVD-R DL writing technology, allowing Double/Dual Layer discs of 8.5Gb to be written.

Company Information:

Let us take a look at some of the company information found at the Samsung Global website



SAMSUNG electronics subsidiaries include SAMSUNG Electronics, SAMSUNG Electro-Mechanics, SAMSUNG SDI, SAMSUNG Corning, SAMSUNG SDS, SAMSUNG Networks and SAMSUNG Corning Precision Glass. These affiliates produce, market, and sell a wide variety of electronic parts and components such as next generation memory chips, computer and telecommunications equipment, color TV picture tubes, and glass bulbs. They also develop computer systems and produce general electronics and precision machines.

All these companies share the same goal of becoming world-class, high-tech companies at the beginning of the 21st century and are concentrating their investments into promising future fields to achieve that target. Despite being independent, systematic cooperation takes place between the companies that enable the development of state-of-the-art electronic products


Drive Specifications:

What’s inside the box?

In this section we will take a look at what the drive came shipped with and take a look at the drive and its technology.

The drive supplied was the bulk version and arrived without any box or accessories

The bezel is plainly styled.


On the top, we found one label and we can read it was made in the Philippines – September 2006.

Drive bottom

On the back of the drive there are from the left: SATA power connector and SATA data connector.

Now, let us install the drive and check out the features on the next page…

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