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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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CD RW DVD ROM COMBO LITEON SOHC-5236

Advantages: Being a combo drive makes this drive very useable
Disadvantages: None asyet to mention

On purchaseing this drive i found it easy to install and use the bundeld software is a great addition to the kit at a very reasonable price. I purchased mine on ebay so it was even better only 75% of the going price.Now having installed and used this dri ...

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Review of LiteOn SOHC-5236V

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There's a Lite On, AND There's Somebody In!

Advantages: Good value, space saving, can be made multi-region
Disadvantages: Not a DVD-burner, but very little else at this price

Im currently helping a colleague out by constructing a faster PC for him, as his existing one is creaking a bit, or so his son tells him! My instructions were:- a) only if its not too much trouble (Me? A chance to tinker with a PC, are you kidding ...

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Review of LiteOn SOHC-5232K

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Shining example from Lite-on: 166S DVD

Advantages: Cheap, Good quality, Can be made 'Region Free'
Disadvantages: No IDE cable supplied

Okay so you want to treat your system to a new DVD player for the first time or just as a replacement, well first you better make sure your PC is up to the job. ** Cost ** This particular drive cost 21 at a computer fair, but mail order prices ar ...

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Review of LiteOn LTD 166S

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