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I've sold my old 8x DVD burner and would like to pick up a new one, preferably SATA, and atleast 16x DVD-R capability. I'm pretty sure that all drives are now supporting DL formatting, but if not, I need the DL option also. I found this one on a promo on the 'Egg, but wasn't sure about performance.
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I just recently bought that exact DVD burner, and it works great. Highly recommended.

Although I've only had it for around a month, I've loved it so far.
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16827106072

LiteOn is a well respected maker of drives. I've got two LiteOn's in my rig.
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post #4 of 9
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Originally Posted by Raptors06 View Post
I've sold my old 8x DVD burner and would like to pick up a new one, preferably SATA, and atleast 16x DVD-R capability. I'm pretty sure that all drives are now supporting DL formatting, but if not, I need the DL option also. I found this one on a promo on the 'Egg, but wasn't sure about performance.
the one you have there is IDE btw.. I have this. works well also.
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post #5 of 9
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Originally Posted by ElMikeTheMike View Post
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16827106072

LiteOn is a well respected maker of drives. I've got two LiteOn's in my rig.
thats a good dvd burner i hav it in my rig nat a prob the only set back is no 20x writable dvds yet
post #6 of 9
i have the 20 x sata liteon (without light scribe) its great!
post #7 of 9
all I have to say is, LG is the best maker of DVD burners ever...seriously....they're quiet, and don't make coasters.

NEC is one of the loudest pieces of junk ever. Don't get them, just because they are that loud...
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post #8 of 9
I can't stand LiteOn. I've owned several over the years, and they've all been really freaking loud. They burn OK, but the noise is just terrible.

I love my NEC drives. Burns just as well as the LiteOn, but it makes almost zero noise. I literally cannot tell when it is spinning up. Had mine for over 4 years, yet to burn a coaster.
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