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Old 3rd February 2006, 04:47   #46
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HP and Sony DVD writers are good and cost around 3,500Rs
I dunno - seems a but expensive to me - my liteon was around 2500 10 months back and a friend (who's a complete geek and checks up heavily on any item he picks up - has an opteron based system) who just bought a sony - (maybe the 810) got it for around 2600.

The benq's and liteons can be had for around 2300 in delhi....

maybe prices are abit lower here.

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a friend of mine told me lite on are way better than sony/samsung.good reading and writing speed too.hes been using one since about 8 months and no problems at all.i think mostly its going to be lite on.


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Most of the Sony DVD Writers are OEM Optorite or Lite-On. The 810 is a OEM Benq DW1640. Though Lite-On writers are hugely popular worldwide, Bombay dealers steer customers away from them quoting support issues. My friends using Lite-On drives have quoted mixed results.

Check out Pioneer and NEC drives as well. They are supposed to be really good. BenQ is also a very good choice. I would stay away from Samsung/LG. If you have the money, go for Plextor. There's nothing better.

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