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IDE to Sata convertor?

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Has anyone tried one of those cheap $20 IDE to SATA convertors?

I was looking at getting one to use on a DVD-Burner for my new build. I mainly want to use the sata cable to keep things clean and dont want to buy the $100+ Plextor SATA Burner.
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I think newegg has a Sata dvd burner for 30 bucks. Lemme link you. And Mad_Handelz89 can tell you how well that thing works, he just got one.

Here ya go 29.99

LITE-ON Combo Drive Black SATA Model SHC-52S7K-05 - OEM


lol oops didn't realize it was a dvd- rom drive, Yea ask mad_handelz he can tell you if it works.
    
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i had a look on ebay and found this samsung drive
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i had a look on ebay and found this samsung drive

Thats only a dvd-rom drive, not burner lol nvm so is mine... Im an idiot....
    
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The newegg one is a DVD-Rom + CD-Burner Wanting to get a DVD & CD Burner.

Hopefully Mad_Handelz89 will see this and chime in.
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Originally Posted by nagal View Post
The newegg of is a DVD-Rom + CD-Burner Wanting to get a DVD & CD Burner.

Hopefully Mad_Handelz89 will see this and chime in.
Yea just talked to him, should be back in a lil bit. I mean get it, you can always return it. I am thinking about getting one too.
    
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