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Great Little Drive

Advantages: Enables you to use a disc drive, with products such as netbooks/laptops
Disadvantages: Short USB cable

I am so very grateful that there is such a thing as portable external disc drives with USB cables for use with netbooks/laptops. LiteOn eTDU108 This external disc drive I bought is pretty basic, it came in a small box just big enough for the ...

Myredpip 05.05.2011 · Read full review
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A Slim, Lightweight Device Ideal For on the Move

Advantages: Slim, lightweight, simple to install
Disadvantages: Emits a small amount of noise when processing the disk

I purchased the eTDU108 for use with my Sony Viao notebook, which was not equipped with an internal CD ROM drive. It did come with an external drive, but this was heavier than I preferred, and since I use my notebook on the move a lot I wanted a CD ROM dr ...

victorias_books 10.08.2010 · Read full review
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Great kit once it works

Advantages: Good picture quality, Can attach it to a Hifi for great sound, Far better than VHS
Disadvantages: My one didn't want to work at first, Can be expensive Compared to Set-top varieties

I'm updating this op because basically it is a lot shorter than some of my newer ops. I thought I would try and improve it and give some more info. Right from the start, I will say that I am not particularly up on computers so don't laugh too much abou ...

bigdgaff 22.06.2001 · Read full review
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Review of Creative PC-DVD Encore 6x

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DVD and MPEG Card are Ideal for Slower Machines

Advantages: Best solution for entry level machines
Disadvantages: MPEG card takes up precious PCI slot space

I have been using my Creative Encore DVD kit for about 18 months. I first bought it because my machine was only a Pentium 200 and I had heard that DVD movies tended to be jerky if played via a software-only solution. This kit, containing a hardware decode ...

BNibbles 10.12.2000 · Read full review
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Review of Creative PC-DVD Encore 6x

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Average DVD Playback

Advantages: Easy to use, good compatibility
Disadvantages: Poor Software

The Encore pack supplies you with a 6x DVD Drive and Dxr 3 hardware based mpeg decoder card. The combination supplies an excellent range of features that follow international standards to allow the combination of this system with a wide range of devices. ...

niai 25.02.2001 · Read full review
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