Pioneer unveils ultra-slim optical drive for netbooks

By Matthew
Jul 29, 2009
  1. In the midst of netbook-fever, Pioneer has introduced an ultra-slim DVD writer, the DVR-XD09. While USB flash drives fit the bill quite well, if you use your netbook enough, eventually a disc will cross your path. As you’re probably aware, a significant portion of the netbooks in circulation aren’t fitted with an optical drive.

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  2. I don't understand any of those old-fashioned physical dimensions for size and weight, left over from generations ago. Use proper SI units that everyone in the world understands.
  3. tengeta

    tengeta TS Enthusiast Posts: 612

    I'll keep my larger one and not spend 80 bucks on a DVD drive...

    At this time I keep a 2.5" external HDD with ISO's of whatever disk's I would be carrying around, much nicer IMO.
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