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Old 05-30-2004, 05:42 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Originally posted by mdshort
Get a LiteOn, the only brand of cd/dvd drive I trust.
I agree .. it's cheapest/best value and only slightly slower than the much more expensive plextor drives (slightly meaning 5-10 seconds).

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Old 05-31-2004, 10:48 AM   #12 (permalink)
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Originally posted by Chef_moose
I think most of the cheaper CD burners are all the same just a different chassis look. The most reliable would most likely be Richo or Sony all the cheaper ones would only last around a year and a half, a good way to get your burner working better is to open it up get a cotton bud with a little window cleaner on it and genly wipe the laser head. it usually gives it some more life
thats not true at all.. i had my liteon cd burner for around a year- year and a half now. So sony and all those other brands are good there just very overpriced. So i would get a liteon. It also comes with nero. So its good.

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