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DVD-RAM, Is it a Betamax in Sheeps clothing...

Advantages: Gigantic storage capacity, long shelf life for stored disks
Disadvantages: Not cheap, bit slow sometimes.

DVD-RAM may well be the way of the future. I have been using one of Panasonics offerings in this area for a while now and although you may not want to rush out and buy one right now, affordability is just around the corner. A lot of you may not know w ...

shearerm 10.07.2001 · Read full review
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Review of Panasonic LF-D 103E

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So it's not that difficult to upgrade a laptop

Advantages: Reliable, works with DVD+and-R/RW and DVD-RAM
Disadvantages: Not compatible with dual-layer disks

First of all, a note to say that I think the UJ-825 model is being superceeded by the UJ-845 which has support for dual-layer. Still, I hope my experience opening a laptop will be useful to some people like me who dip their toes into opening their comput ...

Ramin 05.03.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Panasonic UJ-825-B

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DVD-RAM a'lang a ding dong...

Advantages: Gigantic storage capacity, long shelf life for stored disks
Disadvantages: Not cheap, bit slow sometimes.

The Panasonic LF-D201 is a SCSI DVD-RAM drive. Mmmm, I hear you say, what a bunch of lovely acronyms, if only I knew what they meant I might actually bother to read this article. Never fear all will be explained. SCSI is the way in which it connects to ...

shearerm 11.07.2001 · Read full review
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Review of Panasonic LF-D 201E

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