Results 1 to 8 of 8

Thread: Why doesn't Samsung do a Blu-ray writer?

  1. #1
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Nov 2005
    Location
    Hull
    Posts
    391
    Thanks
    12
    Thanked
    11 times in 9 posts
    • Professor Frink's system
      • Motherboard:
      • Asus P6X58D-E
      • CPU:
      • Intel i7 950
      • Memory:
      • 3x2GB Corsair Dominator GT, DDR3 PC3-14900 (1866)
      • Storage:
      • 60GB SSD OCZ Technology Vertex 2E
      • Graphics card(s):
      • MSI N560GTX-Ti Twin Frozr II/OC 1GB
      • PSU:
      • 620W Enermax Liberty ELT620AWT
      • Case:
      • Antec 1200
      • Operating System:
      • Windows 7
      • Monitor(s):
      • 24 Dell 2408WFP

    Why doesn't Samsung do a Blu-ray writer?

    I love the design of the Samsung Blu-Ray Combo - Blu-ray read and DVD writer:


    But I don't know if it is me being rubbish with Google but I can't find a Blu-ray writer from Samsung.

  2. #2
    Senior Member Pob255's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Location
    The land of Brum
    Posts
    9,945
    Thanks
    572
    Thanked
    1,196 times in 1,099 posts
    • Pob255's system
      • Motherboard:
      • Asus M5A99X EVO
      • CPU:
      • PhenomII x4 955 & CM Hyper 212+
      • Memory:
      • 2x 4gb Corsair Vengence 1600mhz cas9
      • Storage:
      • 250gb SATA Westerndigital + 500gb samsung +1tb Samsung
      • Graphics card(s):
      • Asus GTX560ti CuII
      • PSU:
      • Be Quiet E9 680w
      • Case:
      • HAF 912+
      • Operating System:
      • W7 Pro
      • Monitor(s):
      • Dell 21" ips something

    Re: Why doesn't Samsung do a Blu-ray writer?

    No they don't appear to make one http://www.samsungodd.com/Eng/

  3. #3
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Nov 2005
    Location
    Hull
    Posts
    391
    Thanks
    12
    Thanked
    11 times in 9 posts
    • Professor Frink's system
      • Motherboard:
      • Asus P6X58D-E
      • CPU:
      • Intel i7 950
      • Memory:
      • 3x2GB Corsair Dominator GT, DDR3 PC3-14900 (1866)
      • Storage:
      • 60GB SSD OCZ Technology Vertex 2E
      • Graphics card(s):
      • MSI N560GTX-Ti Twin Frozr II/OC 1GB
      • PSU:
      • 620W Enermax Liberty ELT620AWT
      • Case:
      • Antec 1200
      • Operating System:
      • Windows 7
      • Monitor(s):
      • 24 Dell 2408WFP

    Re: Why doesn't Samsung do a Blu-ray writer?

    Bit of a shame, thanks Pob255

  4. #4
    Registered+
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Posts
    20
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked
    0 times in 0 posts

    Re: Why doesn't Samsung do a Blu-ray writer?

    off topic but the LG one looks similar and can be picked up sub £70.

  5. #5
    Member
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Posts
    117
    Thanks
    28
    Thanked
    3 times in 3 posts
    • DWhitley's system
      • Motherboard:
      • Asus P8Z68-V PRO
      • CPU:
      • Core i7 2600k (4.5GHz) with Corsair Hydro H60
      • Memory:
      • G-Skill RipjawsX 16GB 1600Mhz
      • Storage:
      • Crucial SSD M4 128GB, x2 3TB WD Red, x2 6TB WD Red Pro
      • Graphics card(s):
      • MSI HD 6870 HAWK
      • PSU:
      • Enermax Liberty 400w (temporary - prior to upgrading case)
      • Case:
      • Antec P180 with x2 Scythe Gentle Typhoons
      • Operating System:
      • Windows 10 64 bit
      • Monitor(s):
      • Mitsubishi Diamond Plus 220
      • Internet:
      • BT

    Re: Why doesn't Samsung do a Blu-ray writer?

    Yes, I've been looking and I'll probably go for the LG.

    The 12x BH12LS30 doesn't seem to be available in the UK yet. Probably not necessary anyway.

  6. #6
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Nov 2005
    Location
    Hull
    Posts
    391
    Thanks
    12
    Thanked
    11 times in 9 posts
    • Professor Frink's system
      • Motherboard:
      • Asus P6X58D-E
      • CPU:
      • Intel i7 950
      • Memory:
      • 3x2GB Corsair Dominator GT, DDR3 PC3-14900 (1866)
      • Storage:
      • 60GB SSD OCZ Technology Vertex 2E
      • Graphics card(s):
      • MSI N560GTX-Ti Twin Frozr II/OC 1GB
      • PSU:
      • 620W Enermax Liberty ELT620AWT
      • Case:
      • Antec 1200
      • Operating System:
      • Windows 7
      • Monitor(s):
      • 24 Dell 2408WFP

    Re: Why doesn't Samsung do a Blu-ray writer?

    The only reason I like the Samsung is it isn't too busy and the backwards L LED looks good.

  7. #7
    Registered User
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Posts
    7
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked
    0 times in 0 posts

    Re: Why doesn't Samsung do a Blu-ray writer?

    seconded, LG is another good choice

  8. #8
    Member
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Posts
    115
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked
    9 times in 5 posts

    Re: Why doesn't Samsung do a Blu-ray writer?

    Another vote for LG here never had a problem with their drives

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •