Excerpt: "...and thus bought it as LG has become more reputable. === The Pros === This drive was very easy to install. It was practically a plug and play drive. It also came with different front panels in order to change colors from black and white. Although this may seem pointless it is a factor to take into consideration if you are after certain specification like color for your computer. The drive has never had a problem playing any cd's DVD's and etc. ...
Pros: Very Cheap, Changeable cover panels, Fast Speed
Cons: No firmware, Region Locked, Major issues with burning regular cd's
Summary: Liest & schreibt alles. Erkennt auch "fremdgebrannte" DVD/CD, im Gegensatz zu anderen Brennern (ältere, auch LG). Mit SATA hatte ich öfter Probleme, aber IDE läuft immer! Werde immer IDE-Brenner nutzen, Boards ohne diese Schnittstelle kaufe ich nie wieder!