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Why is Plextor PlexWriter PX-W1210TA cost so much money online its 11 yrs old? $200-300!!!

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I was about to throw away my CD Duplicator machine which was a basic tower with win 2000 a 800mhz processor with 128mb of ram 1 52 trux cd-rom and (2) Plextor Plexwriter PX-W1210TA drives. Something made me wonder if the Plexwriters where still worth anything since they where something special when they first came out. I see multiple places selling the driver for nearly $300.

Does anyone know what magical thing that this drive does that makes it wanted?
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You will notice the same thing with graphics card. A 7600GT is $100+ still even though you can buy a GT240 which is 10x faster for $50. Supply is low so they jack up the price.

This is just my guess mind you.
    
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