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  1. #1
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    What DVD burner to get?

    Hey people



    Ive been meaning to get a dvd burner for some time now, but the prices have put me off.



    Now that they have come down id like to get one.



    So whats it to be...



    Has anyone got any recommendationsm, prefer to keep it in the lower end of the price range.



    Also what do i need to look for in a dvd burner, i dont no much about them.





    Any suggestions would be appreciated.



    Cheers

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    Welcome to HWC!

    You can learn alot about burning here http://www.dvdrhelp.com/ sony makes a good burner so does pioneer.

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    Pioneer A06

    Its a DVD+/-RW drive.
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    I'd get the Pioneer A06 or the Plextor 708A right now.
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    You might want to browse through this other recent thread where I asked the same question:

    http://discussions.hardwarecentral.c...hreadid=151974

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