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    help with picking dvd burner

    After many burning errors finally found out that it was the drive so now i am looking for some help in which is regarded as the best dvd burner at the moment?
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    Re: help with picking dvd burner

    if i had to get one today
    this one Computer hardware and software at amazing prices, available online from Scan Computers UK (Samsung SH-S203D/BEBN)

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    Re: help with picking dvd burner

    I use the Samsung Drives. very quiet and short which is useful for smaller cases.

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    Re: help with picking dvd burner

    Another vote for the Samsung.

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    Re: help with picking dvd burner

    Agreed. Fitted one of these about 6 weeks ago. Was able to boot Linux distros that the old drive (still working OK) couldn't handle.
    The shorter case is good - easier to get the connectors on and doesn't foul the mobo.
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    thumbs up for samsung again here
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    Re: help with picking dvd burner

    The Pioneer drives have never failed me, I've had the 104, 105, 108, 110, 111, 112, 115 (Still Do) & 212 (Still Do).
    Have heard the Samsung drives are very quiet, as noise can be an issue with many people.
    By the way, how short are the Samsung drives?

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    Re: help with picking dvd burner

    Another vote for the samsung drives, have their lightscribe drive and cant fault it at all.

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    Re: help with picking dvd burner

    Samsungs are as short as my 5.25" cages are. If it helps they do not peek out of the cage in a silverstone TJ08 (small uATX tower) which is very beneficial. Most are this sort these days but you never know until someone tries it

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