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Which CD Drive to get? (Reply ASAP, ordering today, please!)

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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16827135156
OR
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16827151154

I'm thinking about the first...

EDIT: I'm getting this one: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16827151171

THANKS EVERYONE!!! ^.^

Edited by nothing4me - 5/23/08 at 2:30pm
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I have no experience with the Asus one, but I have used the Samsung one. Whenever someones drive goes out here at work that is the one I suggest to them. I haven't had anyone complain about noise / burn speed so works for me!
    
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i got the asus one, its good, works fast and it has lightscribe, a bit loud though but not too much
    
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Ditch both, get a pioneer. They are the fastest performing ones on the market.

Unless you care for lightscribe.
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Samsung. I have had both an IDE and a SATA and both have worked great.
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I've had good luck with both Samsung and Lite-On.
    
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liteon if you can find one. otherwise asus
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stay away for samsung i ve killed like 5 of them....
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stay away for samsung i ve killed like 5 of them....
Stop using them as hammers
Bummer to killing that many though
    
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i'd get the samsung, i'm never going to buy litescribe discs.......

i have the 203b and it works fine sofar, not sure what the differences are between mine and the 203n but i'm satisfied
    
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