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Old Jan 26, 2002, 09:43 AM
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which burner would you choose?

qps/24x/plexter (big and needs power supply at all times) but fast, burn proof and 2 minutes for cds
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smart disk/8x/no power supply needed and gets power from firewire buss, light small as a cd and BURN PROOF?
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Old Jan 26, 2002, 01:06 PM
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I am cheap. I choose by bus and speed and $$$, which is why I have internal Teac CD-R 8X (upgraded after I burned out my 4X).
So, personally I'd go for the 8X as for it's portability.
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Old Jan 26, 2002, 01:28 PM
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i saw alot of very cheap cd-rw on dealmac.com check them out
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Old Jan 26, 2002, 02:30 PM
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well i thouth i mentioned it but i forgot too

this are the 2 choices i have, so wich of thes would anyone here choose?

mac/PC
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Old Jan 27, 2002, 02:50 AM
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If it were me I would go for the QPS its faster probaby cheaper

But I think the real issue is size or speed.

If you want a small footprint and dont mind a slower drive get the bus powered one

If you want speed and dont care that it is bigger size get a powerstrip and use that puppy

If you have a laptop the firewwire bus powered drive will run your batteries down very quiclkly if you dont plug it in

Hope that helps
 

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