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hey guys, i was in the market for a DVD Drive Read and Write, and i was wondering which one would be the best for me. Ranked 1-3, please pick.

http://www.canadacomputers.com/index...md=pl&id=CR.41

There are a ton, just exclude anything that is above $25.
Im looking at the Black LG Burner, looks sexy.. =)

Thank you!
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post #2 of 15
Get the maddog DVD-RW

Best drive i have owned since my old DVR-109
    
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is that even on the site i linked? lol
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No But pioneer DVR-109 and MADDOG DVD-RW are the best out...
    
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yeah, i dont have that kind of money to buy a dvd drive, id stick to my 20-30 dollar burners with lightscribe. =P
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post #6 of 15
I'd get a Lite-On SATA DVD+RW Burner. It's a CD-ROM/CD-R/CD-RW & DVD-ROM/DVD-R/DVD-RW and it uses SATA so they are less cables.
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hey guys, i was in the market for a DVD Drive Read and Write, and i was wondering which one would be the best for me. Ranked 1-3, please pick.

http://www.canadacomputers.com/index...md=pl&id=CR.41

There are a ton, just exclude anything that is above $25.
Im looking at the Black LG Burner, looks sexy.. =)

Thank you!
I know LG and Lite-On are usually of good quality.
    
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I would recomend pionneer never had a problem with there drives however my lite on just took a big nasty **** and iam not to happy with it.
    
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I've had issues with Lite-On drives in the past. I would (and have on my parent's computer) go with the BENQ. Just upgrade the firmware to the latest and you are in business
    
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post #10 of 15
I like and have Sony, Samsung, and MadDog drives. I haven't heard too good things about Lite-On and have seen one die. I'd recommend Sony because they are so fast and quiet, but if you don't have the money try Samsung. Fast and quiet as well. MadDog drives are good for budget. They do nothing more than you expect, but are relatively reliable.
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