O.P.A. released a new version of their Hitachi-LG firmware package that now comes with support to extract the Security Sectors (SS) using the drive under windows and has further improved flashing and restoring:
OPA - Xtreme v2.0 firmware - Hitachi 7in1 - v32/v36/v40/v46/v47/v58/v59
NEW PACKAGE: "OPA-XTREME-HITACHI-7IN1-V2_0.RAR" 08/07 - 1,022,081 bytes
* ALL NEW XTREME V2.0 FIRMWARE FOR ALL BUILDS OF THE HITACHI DRIVES!
-Now includes "Security Sector Extraction" for all Hitachi Drive
-No other improvements, same as our earlier "Xtreme v1.3", this release just supports SS Extraction within Windows without the need to re-flash your drive back and forth between PLAY & RIP!
* IMPROVED FLASHing & RESTORing SYSTEM
-Windows 2000 support & Windows '64bit compatible
-No freezing due to "firewall" or "ZoneAlarm" programs
-Still recommanded to shut-down programs like "Daemon Tools"
-Can FLASH and/or RESTORE over any release of "firmware"
* Now hard at work the "Stealth" (Xtreme v3.0) firmware for Hitachi
-At least two weeks away, so please don't ask before then
-More news will be released on the boards when it is available
Here it is, the long awaited World's first Xbox 360 backup firmware modification to boot game backups on Hitachi GDR-3120-L DVD drives!
But, now complete with "Security Sector" Extraction to make your own backup of original Xbox 360 and XBOX 1 games on your system.
Boots all Xtreme Xbox 360 backups
Boots all Xtreme Xbox 1 backups supported by emulator
Boots all Xbox 360 originals
Boots all Xbox 1 originals supported by emulator
Use on Xbox Live at your own risk