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Old Jun 30, 2002, 07:03 AM
greddyxxx greddyxxx is offline
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Default what is the diff pioneer a04 vs. 104?

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i'm in the market for a dvd burner.
pioneer has the a04 and the 104. the price
difference is huge. what can the a04 that the
104 can't do?
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Old Jun 30, 2002, 07:19 AM
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same drive A04 is retail, 104 is oem.

Retail gets you cables, software, blank discs etc. 104 is bare drive only, hence big price difference.
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Old Jun 30, 2002, 09:06 AM
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the same thing
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Old Jun 30, 2002, 12:13 PM
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Quote:
[i]Originally posted by latin_lover607 [/i]
[B]the same thing [/B]
No it isnt. Read Donhays post. It is a VERY big difference.
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Old Jul 02, 2002, 04:07 AM
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According to pioneer, A04 is the boxed retail package and the 104 is the OEM version.. I phoned the tech people there and they said they is no different other than the above.. They also supply sony with a OEM drive which maybe slightly modified.. They is a firmware 1.30 but this is for the sony models.. Not to be used with the 104/A04

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