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Sony or Samsung

Discussion in 'QnA (read only)' started by sujithtom, Jan 25, 2006.

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  1. sujithtom

    sujithtom New Member

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    I am gonna buy DVD writer and I have two options in front of me, The cheaper Samsung (Rs 2900) or Sony (Rs 3400). Both supports Dual Layer. Which one should i buy? Is Sony better than Samsung in reducing reading errors? Plz help me.
     
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    Anyday Sony is the best in DVD Writers. Second option should be Liteon... No to Samsung.
     
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    Sony,without any doubt.
    Samsung is the worst choice for optical drives.
     
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    My Choice would be LiteON. They make very good Drives. ANyway, never go for Samsung. They do good marketing that's all.
     
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    This thing was discussed a lot of times before
    Y dont u search b4 posting
    All the discussions on the topic rated BENQ as the topmost DVD writer

    I myself brought SONY dvd writer.
    Frankly speaking i would have happy with Either of the the two
    So i decided to go for the cheaper product on that given Day( day when i went to buy it )
    Sony was 2700 and Benq 2800 as on 19 dec 05
    The model nos i got was SONY DW Q30A
     
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    My Choice would be LiteON. They make very good Drives. ANyway, never go for Samsung. They do good marketing that's all.
     
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    He was giving emphasis to read errors. Considering that aspect I hope somebody will comment on the comparison. Who knows, maybe Samsung wins atleast in that parameter!
     
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    well samsung does read scratched cds better but cant say anything about their dvd drives coz none of my frnd or me is brav enough to buy a samsung dvd writer.

    anywyz i too say sony or benq
     
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    samsung is the worst cd writer
     
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    Buy anything other than samsung , buying a samsung optical drive is like jumping into a well full of stones and no water .
     
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    go For SONY on all cost
    and please please AVOID Samsung,

    Samsung drives are the worst possible ones.

    2nd choice must be LiteOn
     
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    Can anybody explain why Sony is better than Samsung? Can Siny DVD drives read better from scratched dvds than Samsung?
     
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    dont know about reading but samsung drives gives lots of tray probs and buffer underrun errors
     
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    wtf are u talking about.....
    I just got a sony DVD writer for 2600, OEM....
    that is about 30% more u are talking about
     
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    Go with SONY or BenQ
     
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    samsung sucks
    sony/benq/liteon any one is good
     
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    Wat abt LG?
     
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    SONY............
     
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    K settled for Sony.

    THREAD CLOSED

    Plz don't post anymore :D

    Thanks for your help guys...
     
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