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LG GGC-H20L The LG GGC-H20L is a BD-ROM drive that has CD Read more

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LG GGC-H20L Super Multi Blue Blu-ray Disc & HD DVD-ROM

14 May 2008
  • Conclusion: With their series of Super Multi Drives, LG has bridged the gap between Blu-ray Disc and HD DVD by giving users the ability to enjoy high-def movies in both formats. Unfortunately, the high price of these drives has put them out of reach for most consumers, especially those that are only looking to...
  • Pros: Reads single layer BD-ROM's and BD-R media at 6x, Reads BDMV and BD-R DL media at 4.8x, Reads HD DVD-ROM's at 3x, Writes to DVD-R and DVD+R media at 16x, Writes to DVD+RW media at 8x, Writes to DVD-RW media at 6x, Writes to DVD+R DL and DVD-R DL media at 4x, Reads single layer DVD-ROM's at 16x, R...
  • Cons: Questionable writing quality with some DVD±R DL media, Reads BD-RE media at only 2x, Reads DVD-Videos at only 8x, Cannot set the book type of DVD+RW media, Buffer limited to 2MB when writing CD's and DVD's
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LG GGC-H20L (Blu-ray/HD DVD Combo Drive)

Hardware Zone
12 December 2007
  • Conclusion: Having a hybrid drive capable of reading both HD formats is a significant step towards greater adoption of Blu-ray and HD DVD-ROM. The other major factor is probably price. As we have seen in the US market, falling HDTV prices have led to a remarkable buying spree from consumers and we believe once...
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Userartikel: LG GGC H20L - Blu-Ray & HD-DVD Drive

24 November 2008
  • Conclusion: Als eierlegende Wollmichsau könnte man das LG fast sehen, wenn nicht die fehlende Blu-Ray-Brennfunktion wäre. Wer aber die Preise für entsprechende Rohlinge kennt (ab 6-10 Euro aufwärts), kann auf diese Funktion derzeit wohl noch verzichten. Weniger gut sieht es derzeit mit Software für den PC aus.
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Expert Review

27 May 2008
  • Excerpt: Seit Anbeginn des HDTVs (hochauflösendes Fernsehen) fechten Big-Player der Elektronikkonzerne einen Formatkrieg um das richtige HD-Medium aus. Das eine Lager glaubt fest an Blu-ray-Scheiben, das andere widmet sich hingegen Microsofts HD-DVD.
  • Pros: Voll kompatibel zu Blu-ray-/HD-DVD-Discs, 6X Blu-ray-Brenner (GGW-H20L), Großes Software-Paket, Geringe Betriebslautstärke
  • Cons: Teilweise fehlerhaftes Brennen, Träges Abspielen von HD-Discs
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