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  • MysticMan1 - Wednesday, July 07, 2004 - link

    Update: I see in another review that the reviewer was able to burn 2 DL disc and play them back successfully. Reply
  • MysticMan1 - Friday, July 02, 2004 - link

    What I find odd is that on the LG web site it says that the LG GSA-4120B "supports" DL disc, but it doesn't say you can burn a DL disc with this the GSA-4120B burner, maybe that's why all the test on DL media ended with coasters :P Reply
  • mino - Sunday, June 27, 2004 - link

    Kris: 3x RAM media would suffice as ViRGE allready pointed out.
    You also benchmarked DVD+R 8x and didn't skip these tests just because no 12x media were present.
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  • AtaStrumf - Sunday, June 20, 2004 - link

    Missing images here as well!

    As for LG's DVD burners. I and a friend both have LG GSA-4081Bs and we're quite happy with them. It writes quickly, reads quickly, the only complaint is that it sucks for burning CDRs. Very slow, very picky with media, simply no good. I put my TEAC 24x CD-RW and friend's LiteOn 48x CD-RW back in after a week or so.

    As for the need for DVD burners that araczynski was asking about. How do you suppose I burned 105 GB I downloaded last month? This month I'm already at 72 GB and there are still 10 days to go. I'd go crazy if I didn't have a DVD burner.
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  • ViRGE - Friday, June 18, 2004 - link

    Kris: Are you asking where the 5x DVD-RAM media is, or just DVD-RAM media in general? Newegg carries DVD-RAM discs, although a 5-pack is $20.

    PS I'm getting the same missing image problem as MadAd
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  • MadAd - Friday, June 18, 2004 - link

    I have 2 images missing on page 1, nero_identify.gif and dvdinfo.gif Reply
  • ZORAX - Friday, June 18, 2004 - link

    I wonder why LG keeps using Z-CLV for burning... Reply
  • ZORAX - Friday, June 18, 2004 - link

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  • KristopherKubicki - Friday, June 18, 2004 - link

    mino: Where is the DVD RAM media?

    Kristopher
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  • mino - Friday, June 18, 2004 - link

    hmm, where is DVD-RAM test boys ?? Reply
  • araczynski - Friday, June 18, 2004 - link

    ...err, ARE? Reply
  • araczynski - Friday, June 18, 2004 - link

    the 7 movies in my collection, IS my collection. Reply
  • araczynski - Friday, June 18, 2004 - link

    Somebody help me out here, what am i forgetting that I can't find a single reason to actually put down even $60 on a DVD burner?

    Any movie I actually would want to see more then once I will buy an original of(very cheaply) somewhere on the net. I have about 7 movies in my 'collection' of movies i consider worth watching more then once.

    I have no data that i consider worth wasting time on backing up (other then my bookmarks which i make multiple copies of on my multiple system drives).

    Heck, I haven't had a use for my CD burner (other then being a second CDRom in my system) in almost a year.

    My MP3 collection is stored on a car hd, i would admit that would suck to recreate off of the original CD's (another thing I haven't found anything worthy in in over 2 years i kid you not to buy OR rip).

    What am I missing?? Am I somehow immune to the marketing machines of these companies or something?? What other uses for these burners should I be thinking of??

    :)
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  • SpaceRanger - Thursday, June 17, 2004 - link

    HAHA Reply
  • KristopherKubicki - Thursday, June 17, 2004 - link

    Nothing like the sound of wet noodle hitting pasty editor flesh....

    Kristopher
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  • Bozo Galora - Thursday, June 17, 2004 - link

    images worked fine here

    i must say that your reviews have been much more timely and pertinent as of late.

    Is Anand whipping you guys with long Ramen noodles?
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  • MAME - Thursday, June 17, 2004 - link

    a few of the pics don't load Reply

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