Summary: I got this to put into an external enclosure and it is still working great.
Pros: Near flawless drive. I say near flawless only because I haven't tried all types of media. It does read all of the current ones on the market. It really depends on a lot of factors. Computer's CPU speed, Memory size, updated drivers. I used DVD Fab latest version and everything I fed into the driv...
Cons: If you have this in a dusty environment I'd advise you to get a disc cleaner and do this once or twice a month. If you get errors try cleaning it first.
Pros: Bought this a couple of years ago for a build I was planning. I put it in my old computer and used it and just built my new rig and transferred it over. Still running great with no issues.
Cons: Software didn't run very fast in old computer but have not had time to use it on new rig so it will probably run better with quicker load times. I believe it was since the old one was not up to par any more.