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LG BE06

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Overall 7
7.0

LG BE06 External Blu-Ray Burner

maximum pc
20 August 2008
  • Excerpt: We expected LG’s new 6x external Blu-ray burner to perform similarly to the company’s GBW-H20L internal offering, what with the two having identical read/write speed ratings, but we were wrong. The external drive is a bigger, more expensive letdown. Like the GBW-H20L, the BE06 external model boasts an industry-leading 6x BD-R write rating. And here the latter performed accordingly, writing 22GB of data to a single-layer BD-R disc in a brisk 22:43 (min:sec).
  • Pros: Good BD-R and DVD-R write times.
  • Cons: Huge; pathetic BD-RE writes; not worth the price.
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LG BE06 review

Techworld
22 April 2008
  • Summary: Blu-ray isn't tumbling in price just yet, and the LG BE06 isn't exactly cheap. The LG BE06, though, is slightly more expensive than its main rival from Buffalo BRHC-6316U2 . Admittedly, the difference amounts to just a few pounds, and even given the increased speed of the Buffalo BRHC-6316U2 we prefer the LG for its generally slicker look and features. In our opinion, this is the best choice for those seeking a capable external Blu-Ray drive.
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Overall 8
8.0

LG BE06 External Blu-ray Rewriter

ZDNet
19 May 2009
  • Summary: LG's BE06 is a good drive for a reasonable price — we'd imagine the market for external Blu-ray writers is quite small, but if you have the need, check this one out.
  • Pros: Comprehensive format support, Writes up to 6x on Blu-ray, Reasonably priced
  • Cons: The device is large, USB 2.0 interface, 6x Blu-ray media not available, Requires a power brick
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Overall 7
6.7

LG Super Multi Blue BE 06

PC Authority
13 September 2008
  • Summary: LG’s dual-format drive is ideal for those who invested in HD-DVD before Blu-ray romped to victory in the HD wars.
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Overall 8
8.0

LG BE06 review

PC Advisor
4 September 2008
  • Summary: The LG BE06 is a stylish external Blu-ray drive that can be plugged into any PC with a spare USB 2.0 port.
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Overall 7
6.7

LG Super Multi Blue BE06

PC Pro
13 May 2008
  • Excerpt: LG's dual-format drive is ideal for those who invested in HD-DVD before Blu-ray romped to victory in the HD wars. The external drive will read both of the previously competing formats, as well as writing to Blu-ray at an industry-leading 6x speed. Older formats are no problem, either, and the drive will also write to blank DVD and CD media.
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