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HP F1357A 24x ATAPI (IDE) Notebook CD-ROM Drive

HP demonstrates technological superiority with the F1357A, bringing transfer rates of up to 3,600KB/sec. With 24X performance, the F1357A is one of the industries fastest slim-line CD-ROM for portable and small form-factor PCs on the market today. It also features an impressive 95ms average random access for quick access to applications. The F1357A elevates optical performance to new levels for today's mobile user.

  • Up to 3,600KB/s Sustained Transfer Rate
  • ATAPI Interface
  • 95ms Average Random Access
  • 12.7mm Form Factor


Compatible CD-ROM Standards: Red-Book, Yellow-Book, CD-ROM XA, CD-I Bridge (Photo-CD, Video CD), CD-I, CD-I Ready, CD-G and Multisession (Photo-CD, CD-Extra), CD-RW, CD-R, CD-TEXT
Access Time:
Average Random Access Time 95ms (24X)
Average Random Seek Time 90ms (24X)
Average Random Full Stroke Time 180ms (24X)
Data Transfer Rate
Sustained Data Transfer 1,545 - 3,600 KB/s (10.3 - 24X)
Sustained PIO host Transfer Rate 16.7 MB/s (PIO Mode 4)
Spin Up Time: 2.8s (24X)
Rotational Speed: 5,200rpm (10.2 - 24X)
Buffer Cache Size: 128K
Physical Characteristics
Dimensions 5.0" x 0.5" x 5.1" (128mm x 12.7mm x 129mm)
Weight 6.35ounces (0.18 kg)
Output 0.775 volts (rms typ)
Distortion (1kHz) 0.03% (at 1kHz with 20kHz LPF)
Power Requirements: +5v ±5%
Error Rates
Hard Read Error - Mode 1 10-15
Hard Read Error - Mode 2 10-12
MTBF: 60,000POH @ 20% Duty Cycle
Mounting Orientation: Horizontal ±15°/Vertical ±15° (eject button on bottom)/±30° (eject button on top)

Product Contents:
  • HP F1357A 24x ATAPI (IDE) Notebook CD-ROM Drive
Before you purchase this item, please ensure that you have verified compatibility with your system by visiting the manufacturer's web site. We assumes no responsibility and will not accept full refunds for items purchased that are not compatible with your system configuration.


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HP F1357A 24x ATAPI (IDE) Notebook CD-ROM Drive
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