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Qubz? More like Quntz!

Advantages: Play & Rip CDs
Disadvantages: 2x Cables, Not CD-Re-Writeable, Can't read or Write DVDs, Price, Design, Obsolete

Origins A handful of years ago I found myself in need of a disc drive, after getting through my third laptop ( Dell & Toshiba make diabolical machines) I decided to save up and find my own laptop (admittedly with a small, part time budget back ...

SirJoseph 26.10.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Qubz Slimline

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Don't buy it !

Advantages: okay for Win95
Disadvantages: poor customer service

I bought a Creative labs 48x drive a year ago, a CD4831. Until recently all was fine under Windows 95, the disk was very fast and reliable. An upgrade to Windows 98SE proved too much for this drive, it would frequently lock up, refuse to read disks and ...

johnt 11.07.2000 · Read full review
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Review of Creative Blaster CD 48x

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Simple but durable

Advantages: stable, durable, good speed
Disadvantages: not 100% reliable

...I bought this drive as a replacement for my Creative DVD which broke down. This time I decided to go for cheapest solution and it was Creative 48x. It reads all types of CD media, including VideoCD,CD-R, CD-RW, PhotoCD, etc. Although I had to find special ...

zedix 12.07.2000 · Read full review
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Review of Creative Blaster CD 48x

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excellent cheap drive

Advantages: cheap, fast, reliable
Disadvantages: none

i have owned one of these for over 18months now, after my unbranded 24x drive gave up the ghost. i installed it, without the need for any drivers, just plugged it in, and once in windows, there it was. ive never had a problem with it, it reads all types ...

JamieMckeen 18.01.2001 · Read full review

Review of Creative Blaster CD 48x

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Works but not to well

Advantages: Price
Disadvantages: Installation

The Mitsumi 4802TE CD writer is a reasonable budget buy, It is quite complicated to set-up and can conflict with other devices, for example my Mitsumi CD 48x drive! I had to replace my CD ROM drive to get the writer to work, Once the drive is installed it ...

chrisnelis 12.07.2000 · Read full review

Review of Mitsumi 4802TE

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