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Hi I was wondering if anybody could recommended a cheap and reliable internal multi media card reader. It at least has to be able to read SDHC and SD cards. If possible I would like to keep it around 30ish dollars as that is how much my DVD/CD drive is worth. Thanks for the help!

Here are my planned specs if it matters:

CPU: i7 920
MOBO: GIGABYTE GA-X58A-UD3R
HDD: 2x Samsung F3 1TB
PSU: CORSAIR CMPSU-650TX 650W
RAM: OCZ Gold 6GB (3 x 2GB)
GPU: EVGA 460 GTX 1GB 256-bit
CPU Cooler: CM Hyper 212 Plus
Keyboard: Dell 104 USB 330-5312
Mouse: Dell MS111
Additional CPU Cooler Fan: CM Blade Master 120mm
DVD/CD Drive: Lite On N82E16822152185
Card Reader: ?
Edited by HOTDOGS - 2/3/11 at 7:43pm
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How do these look? I love the look of them all.

http://us.startech.com/product/35FCR...d-Reader-Black

http://www.tigerdirect.ca/applicatio...zCjCVqHCjCdwwp
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post #3 of 4
I have a Koutech card reader that I'm happy with. $20.

It's designed to connect to two USB headers if you want to use the USB port on the front. Pretty sure you could connect to just one header and have all or most of the card reader function, if you only have one spare header.
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This one has a good rating and comes with a second faceplate, so I can paint it that way

http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product...82E16820223103
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