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Old 06-20-2005, 02:50 AM   #1 (permalink)
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On my new computer build i am thinking about only going with 1 CD drive and wondering what would be a good affordable drive. There are so many different kinds just wondering what others think are good.
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Old 06-21-2005, 03:07 AM   #2 (permalink)
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NEC 3510A dvd-rw

cheap+best

only $50 or so now
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Benq DW1620

Double layer DVD burner. Last I saw, it was around $40.
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Can DVD-RW's play DVD's also ?
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Benq DW1620

Double layer DVD burner. Last I saw, it was around $40.
Yowser.. time for me to upgrade! Where was that, newegg?

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Can DVD-RW's play DVD's also ?
You should be beaten for asking that.

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Yes, NewEgg. I paid $50 just before Mother's Day, but the price is going down.
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On newegg you can get a nice NEC for around $60.
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I got a NEC 3540. I reccomend it.
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i got the Benq DW1620 it kicks a$$ great buy- now with dvdxcopy i will get no more late fees from blockbuster.....
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good thread, been wondering bout this for a while now... given me a bit to think about...
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