This was purchased to replace another Samsung rewriter which was on its last legs (after 6 years of extremely good service), it arrived promptly enough although with no cables or software so its only recommended if you are replacing a drive you already have. It's easy enough to get the IDE, ... Read review
CD Titles are not written onto the disks as such. When an Audio CD is burned, it is just tracks- for universal reading. For CD title names to appear, it needs to be a proper album, so that the media player (iTunes, Windows Media Player) can find the information online, if not it needs to be entered manually.