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Windows 7: Can anyone recommend a DVD Drive

03 Aug 2014   #1
BigTabs

Windows 7 64 (bit)
 
 
Can anyone recommend a DVD Drive

I don't really burn disks once in a blue moon

It will be used just for gaming/installing game's as my liteon after 2 years has failed which i cant say is bad

Please help me in my quest to find a new DVD drive


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03 Aug 2014   #2
DocBrown

Win7 Enterprise, Win7 x86 (Ult 7600), Win7 x64 Ult 7600, TechNet RTM on AMD x64 (2.8Ghz)
 
 

Any of the major brand names can be found from $14 to $24 USD.

LG, HP, Samsung, Liteon, etc
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03 Aug 2014   #3
BigTabs

Windows 7 64 (bit)
 
 

What would you suggest on brands
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03 Aug 2014   #4
linnemeyerhere

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Ultimate 64
 
 

Asus, Lite-On, Samsung, HP, Sony are all very good. I always go cheap with premium Lite-On's and I'm very happy.
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03 Aug 2014   #5
ignatzatsonic

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by BigTabs View Post
What would you suggest on brands
DVD drives have descended to the commodity level. Pick the cheapest of the common brands and hope. You shouldn't have to pay over 15 to 17 bucks. Grab the one on sale.
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03 Aug 2014   #6
OvenMaster

Win7 Pro 32bit; Zorin OS 9 Core (in VM)
 
 

Samsung.
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03 Aug 2014   #7
carwiz

Windows 7 Pro-x64
 
 

I like the Sony Optiarcs. I have an AD-7260S that's over three years old and works great. I went with the Sony because it was a name brand yet it didn't have the white lettering plastered all over the front. It's all black and goes with my all black case.

AD-7260S | Sony Optiarc
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