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Unreliable and poor

Advantages: None
Disadvantages: Everything

I mentioned in a previous review of a good, solid floppy disk drive that my place of work still requires the use of floppy disks and with modern computers now not having the required drives it means we have to rely on these. This was the first model we tr ...

DanielFullard 02.11.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Lindy USB Floppy Drive

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Got a Floppy Disk?

Advantages: Quick, Easy, Reliable, Small, Fits into any pocket or bag
Disadvantages: Faded out use lately

I originally bought this external floppy drive a few years ago after the standard for laptops was not to have an inbuilt floppy drive already in them however at the time floppy disks were still in use from time to time. It doesn't mean that this can't be ...

burns2007 12.08.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Freecom Floppy disk drive 1.44 MB

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A Floppy Floppy!

Advantages: Reliable, relatively cheap, well-known brand, good build quality
Disadvantages: Small capacity, not as reliable as some other forms of storage, slow

...~~~ Overview & Appearance ~~~ The MPF920 is a fairly unremarkable floppy disk drive produced by Sony to be mounted inside your trusty computer. The drive supports 3.5" diskettes up to a maximum capacity of 1.44MB. Measuring just over 3.5" x 4.5" x 1" ( ...

ben-lloyd 28.04.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Sony MPF920

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Does a great Job!

Advantages: Good
Disadvantages: Dated

Due to a testing system we still rely on at work, odd being everything else is top of the range, we are required to use Floppy Disks for the uploading and saving of test scores and results. Hence we have a wide variety of models in the office and the one ...

DanielFullard 02.11.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Toshiba Floppy disk drive 1.44 MB

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A great little drive

Advantages: plug in and use
Disadvantages: none so far

Having recently had my computer pack up on me whilst moving house I decided to go out and get a new all singing all dancing one to replace it. What I did not even think of checking out as did it have a floppy drive on it! And of cours like a lot of moder ...

mikerolph 07.02.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Sony MPF Floppy disk drive 1.44 MB

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