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Lite-On iHOS104
6.3 out of 10

Lite-On iHOS104

SATA interface, 5 ¼“ Half-Height internal BD ROM drive. Max. Read more

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Overall 8
Features 8

Lite-On iHOS104 4x BD-ROM

17 October 2009
  • Conclusion: If you're looking for an easy and affordable way to play Blu-ray movies on your computer, you really can't go wrong with the Lite-On iHOS104. Using the bundled software, this read-only drive played all of the Blu-ray movies I had on hand, including those protected by BD+ and with BD-Live enabled...
  • Pros: Reads BD-ROM's and BD-R/RE media at 4x, Reads DVD-ROM's at 8x, Reads DVD±R, DVD±RW and DVD±R DL media at 8x, Low seek times, Serial ATA interface, Includes CyberLink PowerDVD with TrueTheater HD technology, Includes extra bezel, Nice looking design, Affordably priced
  • Cons: Reads CD's at only 32x, Only a 2MB buffer, Does not support DVD-RAM
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Overall 7

Expert Review

29 June 2009
  • Excerpt: It won't replace your DVD burner, but at less than $70, the iHOS104 is the best-value Blu-ray drive we've seen. It works great for watching movies.
  • Pros: Inexpensive Blu-ray reader, Easy to install, Good video playback
  • Cons: Doesn't record to Blu-ray discs or any other recordable media
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Overall 8

The Lite-On iHOS104 is an internal, budget-priced, SATA BD-ROM drive

Good Gear Guide.au
28 April 2010
  • Summary: If you want to add strong Blu-ray – and high-quality DVD – playback to your system, but don’t want to pay a hefty price, the Lite-On iHOS104 should prove $149 very well spent.
  • Pros: Cheap
  • Cons: Can't burn DVDs or CDs
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