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Pioneer BDC-207DBK
8.8 out of 10

Pioneer BDC-207DBK

Overview Want to add Blu-ray playback capability to your PC? Wan Read more

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Overall 10
10

"Feels" like it should be in there for the long haul

b, Amazon
22 July 2015
  • Summary: Bought this bare drive to replace a broken OEM HP blu ray burner with lightscribe. Never really utilized the blu ray burning capabilities much anyway. Took all of 20 minutes to remove the old drive and pop this pioneer in it's place. Powered up, and proceeded to find out what would work.
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Overall 2
2.0

Dead on arrival

headrow, Amazon
3 June 2015
  • Summary: P.O.S. Dead on arrival. Since I've never changed out an optical drive, I thought I was doing something wrong. After many hours of trying to figure things out...i gave up. I decided to buy another drive, which ended up working great.
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Overall 8
8.0

Good drive, but it doesn't come with a working Blu-Ray player, and there are no free ones.

Fergus Duniho, Amazon
3 June 2015
  • Summary: This is a good, reliable Blu-Ray drive, but the Nero software is worthless, I already had screws and cables, and I ultimately had to buy some Blu-Ray software and a DVI cable to play Blu-Rays with this. The Nero Software does include a program called Nero Blu-Ray Player, but it just doesn't work.
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Overall 8
8.0

What you'd expect...

jason b., Newegg
20 March 2015
  • Summary: There is plenty of free downloadable software that works with this.
  • Pros: You aren't going to find a Blueray for less, worked as is.
  • Cons: Hardware only, no drivers or software of any kind.
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Overall 10
10

Pretty much the best bang for the buck I could ...

Colin Hepburn, Amazon
19 March 2015
  • Summary: I wasn't sure which Blu-ray drive to purchase for the PC with so many of them out there so I turned to the reviews here to help me out. Pretty much the best bang for the buck I could find and I'm not disappointed at all!
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Overall 2
2.0

bad!!!!!

MARIO C., Newegg
10 March 2015
  • Summary: it is bad dont waste your money, buy other brand
  • Pros: none
  • Cons: when opened the box and installed i notice the disc isnt spining so when i take the screws appart there were broken components inside, the problem is that i test it three month after purchase so couldnt return it
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Overall 10
10

Great Drive

Jackson M., Newegg
6 March 2015
  • Summary: Would total buy it again highly recomended
  • Pros: Works great, not a single problem. Reads and writes at awesome speeds. AND AMAZING PRICE
  • Cons: Doesn't come with a blue ray watching software but thats not something cyber dvd can't fix
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Overall 10
10

Don't forget the software.

scooter, Amazon
3 March 2015
  • Summary: This drive does exactly what it is advertised to do - read Bluray discs. I was disappointed that I had to also buy software due to Sony keeping disc locked, but it was my own fault for not having researched the technology more to know I would have to buy software (or deal with trials).
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Overall 10
10

To be revisited

John S., Newegg
26 February 2015
  • Summary: It'll see very light use from me, these things are really almost an antiquity at this point. Glad it was cheap
  • Pros: It's quiet. It reads blurays, and burns dvds/cds I've only confirmed that it'll read all of the formats, haven't burned anything nor will I probably for a long, long time. It's the cheapest bluray player, hence my purchase and review
  • Cons: we'll see
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Overall 2
2.0

Waste of time and money

paul g alberry, Amazon
19 February 2015
  • Summary: Should have read the reviews on this first, not tech savvy just want a bluray player in my computer, because I use it for my home entertainment connected to my tv and I hate wires all over the place, just made sense to me, why would you sell a bluray player that doesn't have the software to play...
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