Summary: I rarely leave feedback but this drive was a bust for me
Pros: At the time....It was good feature set for price
Cons: I've use this drive rip a custom cs for my toddle, and 3 times to install windows (multi boo) 4th install is giving win7 install errors...wouldnt load past 10% of first loading ... put an old drive in its place and all worked fine. Less than ten uses and it dies!
Summary: hope this help guys took me 2 hours to correct this problem
Pros: just trying to help those who are having problem with windows 8, if you have 2 sata drives( a DVD/CD plus this bluray drive) connected to the same SATA controller on mainboard some system Windows 8 won't dectect this drive, solution is to disconnect the other DVD/CD drive and use an IDE DVD/CD dr...
Summary: If you want to do business with company that stands behind their product, don't buy LG
Pros: Drive is very quiet.
Cons: Don't buy this drive if you have Windows 8. Software doesn't support it and LG will do nothing to make the drive useful. I talked with LG support and asked if there was a way to upgrade to the newer Cyberlink OEM software that's Windows 8 compatible. The representative was very rude right off the...
Summary: if you are getting windows 7, I highly suggest this drive, if you are looking at 8, think about a different drive that comes with powerdvd 12 if there is one.
Pros: I got this drive and was excited to finally have a Blu-ray in my computer. the drive works great and read blu rays, but there is an issue...
Cons: I got windows 8, which in my opinion is garbage compared to windows 7, and powerdvd 10, which came with this drive, doesn't work with windows 8, only powerdvd 12 does. there were no free blu ray programs that I could get working, and had to get powerdvd 12
Summary: My system is an AMD Athlon X2 4200+ with 2GB of ram, and a recently purchased fanless Geforce GT610. The video playback is solid, flicker and tear free and looks great.
Pros: Easy install, came with software, works great with winxp SP3, BD advisor to check system readiness for BluRay playback, has Lightscribe. Its very quiet when watching movies. Video quality is perfect with HDCP setup.