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Old 11-20-2009, 07:18 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Ive been reading a lot about PC building lately, and excited about building my own. My question is, Ive seen plenty of builds and all that good stuff but dvd/cd drives are never mentioned. Are they included with something else or are they needed to be bought separate too?
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They need to be bought separately and aren't usually mentioned is that they are relatively cheap and the differences between them relatively small.
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ok thank you. So is a dvd/cd drive the same thing? or are they 2 different pieces of hardware
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DVD drives can use CDs and DVDs. CD drives cannot use DVDs so be careful not to get one of these.
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