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  Review: Plextor PX-W4012TU (USB 2.0) Reviewer: G@M3FR3@K Provided by: Plextor Europe Firmware: version 1.02 Production date: June 2002 TLA#: 0102 Plextor is a name well known in the CD-Recordable world. Many years Plextor has absolutely dominated this market when it came to quality writers and...
  Review: VisionTek Xtasy 48X Based on: Lite-On LTR-48125W Reviewer: G@M3FR3@K Provided by: VisionTek Firmware: version VS06 Production date: May 2002 VisionTek was founded in 1988 by four childhood friends working at a small DRAM brokerage firm based in their Chicago apartment. Their goal was to...
Review - Lite-On 40/12/48X CD-RW
  Review: Plextor PleXCombo PX-320A Reviewer: G@M3FR3@K Provided by: Plextor Europe Firmware: version 1.01 Production date: May 2002 TLA#: 0001 What comes to mind when you hear the name Plextor? Most people owning a Plextor drive will immediately say: quality! Plextor has been known to produce...
  Review: Yamaha CRW3200E Reviewer: G@M3FR3@K Provided by: Yamaha Europe GmbH Firmware: version 1.0d Production date: April 2002 The Yamaha CRW3200E (24/10/40) is Yamaha's latest CD-RW drive and has been around for a couple of months now. The drive we're going to review however, has...
  Drive: Lite-On LXR-24101A Speed: 24/10/40X USB 2.0 Reviewer: OC-Freak Provided by: LiteON Firmware: 8S01 Lite-On, one of the world's largest producers of optical drives was kind enough to send us the external LXR-24101A 24/10/40X CD-RW drive for review. Lite-On started their business in...
  Review: Plextor 40/12/40 IDE Reviewer: StevieB Provided by: Plextor Europe Firmware: version 1.00 & 1.01 Since years Plextor is absolutely dominating the top segment of the CDRW market. The popularity of its...

TEAC CD-W540E

  Review: TEAC CD-W540E Reviewer: G@M3FR3@K Provided by: TEAC Deutschland GmbH Firmware: version 1.0B Production date: March 2002 TEAC is a Japanese company dating back from the early fifties. It was formed after a joint venture between the Tokyo Television Acoustic Company and the Tokyo...
  As most people will have noticed it has been rather quiet at Elaborate Bytes, Oliver Kastl or better known as the people behind CloneCD. CloneCD is well known amongst the burning community and doesn't need an introduction anymore. For those...
  Review: Lite-On LTR-32123S Reviewer: OC-Freak Provided by: LiteON Firmware: XS0F Lite-On, one of the world's largest producers of optical drives was kind enough to send us the LTR-32123S 32/12/40X CD-RW drive for review. Lite-On started their business in 1995, and in 1997...
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Mitsumi CR-480ATE

  Review: Mitsumi CR-480ATE Reviewer: G@M3FR3@K Provided by: Mitsumi Electronics Europe GmbH Firmware: version 1.0C Production date: January 2002 As one of the first companies the Japanese Manufacturer Mitsumi is launching its new 32x IDE CD-Writer throughout Europe from the beginning of March this year....
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Waitec MEGALUS IDE

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