In market for a reasonably well priced DVD drive

By Hunger_force
Mar 27, 2006
  1. I need to get myself a new optical drive and I'm at a loss as to what kind to get. I know that DVD would be the best, as I do allot of gaming and hate having to switch cds during an install. It would be great if the drive did not have a tray. Also, if someone could run through the specs one should look at when looking at DVD drives, that would be great!!

    thanks a bunch : )
  2. Nodsu

    Nodsu TS Rookie Posts: 5,837   +6

    You want the drive to be able to support dual-layer and write both DVD-R and DVD+R. A DVD-ROM is a useless purchase in our time.
  3. Samstoned

    Samstoned TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,018

    compusa and bestbuy have some deals on weekends
    last week end deal was hival dvd dual 16x 29.99 with rebates
    check compusa has there onw auctions now
    I bought my dual 16x nec from new egg mail rebate total 35.00 USD
    sometimes walk deal are better sometimes the internet wil have better gotta watch
  4. Hunger_force

    Hunger_force TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 72

    Sounds great guys, thanks allot!
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