Pros The capacity for burning DVD+R DL disks is great.
Cons I've had difficulty getting disks to burn consistantly, even when using the brands recommended by Sony for this drive. I installed the Nero 6.6 update when it became available and was no longer able to burn disks that could be read by my stand-alone DVD
Pros Really stable dvd-writer, fairly high speed, and real easy to use and install! But make sure you have USB 2! I'm really glad i bought this writer!
Cons It does not recognise the speed compatibility of some really cheezy dvd+r brands. But even then it burns at 2.4 speed
Pros This is one of my best purchases yet! Literally seconds to setup and start burning!
Cons Double-Layer are easy to find where I am, but they are expensive.
Pros Works great, fast, love the included Nero software. DVDs work in all my DVD players. Love the ability to use double layer media. Perfect for notebook users who didn't want to pay for a $500 upgrade to get a slower, less-compatible DVD burner built in to t
Cons Price. $185 isn't bad from NewEgg but I'd prefer something around $150. Blank DVD media's expensive, but should come down in price. It's hit-or-miss trying to determine which kind of media (DVD+/-R, etc.) will burn the best and be compatible with your reg
Pros Quick simple set-up,connect and install. Burns very quick at 8x. Up and running in < 15 minutes! It actually took less time than reading the very well written manual/quick start guide. I repair computers for a living and this is the drive I've been
Cons I haven't found any problems with the unit what so ever. I down rated the features because some other units offer features such as card readers, etc. and no headphone jack out put either. Dual layer media is too slow, and expensive (but not a fault with