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    dvd-rw advice needed

    Looking to get a new drive, whats everyones favourite drive at the moment?
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    the usual suspects.

    Pioneer, NEC and LiteOn. I personally like Pioneer drives, always have. Plextors are cracking drives too, but i don't know if they are worth the price premium these days. Although i have owned a few of them in my time too.

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    My vote is for NEC, have heard good things about the Pioneer and Plextor drives though.

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    I have Plextor, but they are premium price and I am not sure they are really worth it nowadays... LG GSA-H10N is good at £22 but is ivory, so depends if you want black.... LiteON SHM-165P6S-02C is a good drive as is Sony DRU-820A
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    LG is worth its price...definitely...

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    ive got a http://www.overclockers.co.uk/showpr...odid=CD-080-SA

    Its amazing!

    Obviosly i didnt buy of OC but they do have pretty pictures!

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    I would steer clear of the Sony's due to their "this is copyrighted, sod off" feature. 0_o

    I've had many LiteOns and they have always been great.
    Any of the makes posted above are good though.

    EDIT - LG's... Hmm, 2 of my mates have had them, and they didn't last very long. :s
    (May have just been that model?)
    Last edited by Captain Fizz; 30-11-2006 at 10:51 AM.

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    NEC are usually good and affordable, as are LG. Plextor are usually very good but only worth the price premium for a few.
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    Quote Originally Posted by baligavinod View Post
    LG is worth its price...definitely...

    Vinod
    I'm getting rid of my LG when I get an NEC one at christmas, because the LG is so loud when reading! Maybe that's just this dodgey drive though.

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