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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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LG GDR 8163B I love it

Advantages: Brilliant and works with all disks i have used so far
Disadvantages: none really

This LG GDR 8163B is the latest DVD-RW drive from LG and as per usual is Brillaint to use. This is dual layer drive....8.5GB potential Burns CDr's at 40x about 2 min 32 secs @600mb on an 80min/ 700meg cdr. Also does CDRW DVD-r are a breese and t ...

techman1862 09.07.2005 · Read full review
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A Simply Brilliant Drive

Advantages: Fast DVD Playback, Quiet, Region Free!
Disadvantages: Firmware not easily available

I've just bought this drive on eBay for £35 + p&p and can't fault it. To summarise I find that for the price it's good value for money, as a good friend of mine was going to sell me a less capable drive for only a little less than £35! As I have only used ...

Haflidason 14.06.2002 · Read full review
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Review of Creative PC-DVD Blaster 12x

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Its A Cracker

Advantages: Can Watch DVD's while working.
Disadvantages: Can Get LAG.

...player has its good points and I'm afraid to say plenty of bad points. No offence to Creative Labs but DVD's should be left to Televisions. Now don't get me wrong, its great if you want to watch a DVD while you work, I will not take that away fro ...

hattonus 30.08.2001 · Read full review
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